E.M.F. 1858 Remington

Discussion in 'Blackpowder & Musket' started by shadecorp, Apr 25, 2010.

  1. shadecorp

    shadecorp Active Member Supporter

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    Any one have an opion on the E.M.F. 1858 Remington ???
    Blue, Steel.
    Was offered a new one.
    Haven't discussed price yet.
    Have a few B/P guns,
    so I know what I am getting into.
    Thanks for any info.
     
  2. bprevolver

    bprevolver New Member

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    EMF Remington

    Need more info to help. What is the date code on the revolver? Do you see any markings under the loading lever? EMF use both Armi San Marco and Pietta for their revolvers. Need to know year to help determine which.
     

  3. shadecorp

    shadecorp Active Member Supporter

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    Thanks for the reply.
    Haven't finalized the deal yet.
    it is, Manufactured by F.LLI Pietta.
    Should be new.
    I guess it is still in Italy.
    Due to that volcano.
     
  4. bprevolver

    bprevolver New Member

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    Pietta Remington New Model Army

    There are only three manufacturers left in the mass production market for the Remington New Model Army. They are Pietta, Uberti, and Euroarms. The Piettas are essentially the same regardless of who distributes them, i.e. Cabala's, Traditions, Dixie Gun Works, EMF, Taylor & Co., etc. Pietta no longer marks their guns with any markings other than their own. The same is true of Uberti, with the exception of Cimarron Arms.

    There are high dollar replicas available in the Remington New Model Army used mostly in competition. These include Pedersoli, Feinwerkbau, and a new company, Artax, who announced the addition of the Remington to their line.
     
    Last edited: Apr 28, 2010