Traditions FR185821 Revolver 44 Black Powder 8.0" Top Strap/Post Walnut Grips Stk
Traditions Performance Firearms produces some of the best black powder firearms and accessories on the market today. They take pride in the products the produce and apply a 'whole gun' approach to design and engineering. Each model is equipped with the right mix of new innovation and practical features to ensure the success of your shooting and hunting experience. Make Traditions a part of your next hunt!
The Traditions 1858 Army is an excellent reproduction of the Civil War era black powder revolver carried by officers and cavalry! Soldiers on both sides of the conflict relied on many different types of sidearms for short range and close quarters combat. The revolver was unique in that it had the ability to fire several rounds per minute before having to reload. The Remington-Beals Model Revolver is a cap and ball revolver commonly referred to as the Model 1858 Army that's known for its ability to be quickly reloaded by switching to a pre-loaded cylinder. It facilitated the expansion of the West and is considered to be one of William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody's favorite handguns! This revolver features beautifully intricate engraving, with a walnut grip and a 8" octagonal barrel. The blued steel barrel and frame with brass guard are produced with Traditions state of the art manufacturing processes. Embrace the rich heritage and history of the 1858 Army Revolver with this fantastic Traditions reproduction!
Specifications and Features:
Traditions 1858 Army Engraved FR185821
Black Powder Revolver
8" Octagonal Barrel
Percussion Cap Ignition
Brass Guard and Steel Frame Construction
Top Strap/Post Sights
Overall Length 14.5"
Weight 2.8 Pounds