I could use some help! Clement arms???

Discussion in 'Revolver Handguns' started by pureredneck, Nov 10, 2011.

  1. pureredneck

    pureredneck New Member

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    I have this little hand gun tje barrel is 1-1/4 long it has clement arms co stamped in it . Also belgium on barrel. and the woulds "the baby".it allso has a p with a star overit sideway over # 38.I find the #38 in 3 other places . on the inside of the grips it stamped J L . it has a folding trigger no gaurd. over all its a little over 4' long. I know there is no.way its a 38. but 22 shorts fit in it great.
    I needs a grip spring that has been broken

    can any one help me out with info on the little gal
     
  2. c3shooter

    c3shooter Administrator Staff Member

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    Please do not use modern 22 shorts in your "puppy". They were called puppies, because they were a minature "Bulldog" revolver- yours was likely made for BLACK POWDER shorts.

    Chas Clement was from Liege Belgium- cranked out a LOT of guns between 1893 and 1912. You will need to find a smith that will make you a spring.

    Some info for you: Nouvelle page 0
     

  3. danf_fl

    danf_fl Retired Supporter

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    The pictures of it just don't do it justice. :)
     
  4. pureredneck

    pureredneck New Member

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    thanks shooter that link helped me out a lot.now if i could find a grip spring i would ready to go.