The colt single action army revolver is often described as “the gun that won the west”, and along with the winchester and marlin lever actions that’s pretty much true. This antique colt single action army revolver was found in texas years ago it was made in 1896, caliber is 45 colt, and has all matching numbers in the 164,000 range. Colt's manufacturing company - firearms, handguns, pistols, rifles, revolvers.
The paterson colt revolver and its descendents through the classic model 1873 single action army 45 won international repute and became fixed in the popular imagination few people today realize that after securing his initial patent for revolving-cylinder firearms, colt began production in 1837 of paterson rifles a few months before making. Tyoically, these barrels have colt single action army 38 special on the left side, and the colt address on the right it could be originally chambered in 38 special, but the odds weigh heavily against it. Single action army available options: calibers:357 magnum45 colt additional calibers available through the colt custom shop barrel lengths: 4 ¾” barrel length, 10 ¼” overall length 5 ½” barrel length, 11” overall length 7 ½” barrel length, 13” overall length. The colt single action army, also known as the single action army, saa, model p, peacemaker, m1873, and colt 45 is a single-action revolver with a revolving cylinder holding six metallic cartridgesit was designed for the us government service revolver trials of 1872 by colt's patent firearms manufacturing company — today's colt's manufacturing company — and was adopted as the standard.
Bill cases has done contract work for various mfg’s such as colt, wilson combat, nutmeg sports just to name a few check our past and present gun engraving work and some of the best engraved colt single action revolvers. Cased pair of colt single actions 41 caliber revolver custom plated with chrome and gold with custo $7,95000 cased pair of custom engraved colt single action 45 lc revolvers (c13852) cased pair of custom engraved colt single action 45 lc revolvers. For example, in 1877 colt introduced a new gun called frontier (pictured at the top), which was a single action army chambered in the winchester repeating arms company's 44-40 centerfire cartridge. Colt (hartford, ct) single action army revolver (1) samuel colt was born in hartford, connecticut on july 19, 1814 he showed an early fascination with science, and during his youth, colt studied both chemistry and mechanics.
Colt single action revolvers after producing his earliest gun models in the early 1830s, samuel colt was granted a patent for the revolver in 1836 the basic principle of the design was a revolving-breech mechanism that enabled a gun to be fired multiple times without reloading. Essentially, the new colt cowboy revolver is a single action army with an investment cast, steel receiver, a slightly more utilitarian finish and a transfer bar safety system these changes enable colt to ct 06144, (800) 962-colt mechanism type: single-action revolver caliber:45 colt. Company k colt: an attic treasure on january 23, 1873 an order was placed by the us government to colt manufacturing for 8,000 revolvers of the new model the first 1,000 would only take colt 41 days to complete, but before a single one could leave the factory they would of course need to be inspected.
Despite the colt single-action army being born in 1873, it pays to go back to earlier colt models, for these were the guns that set the universe in motion to produce one of the most iconic revolvers ever the colt walker model might be the handgun that started the look at the time of its introduction in 1847, the colt walker was the most. The colt single action army, also known as the single action army, saa, model p, peacemaker, m1873, and colt 45 is a single-action revolver with a revolving cylinder holding six metallic cartridges. The colt single action army, also known as the peacemaker, is a single action revolver it was designed for the us cavalry by colt and adopted in 1873, and it was perhaps the most prolific handgun in the wild west.
Colt single action army made in 1963 second generation 45lc, 75 barrel sn id 378xxsa the gun was carried by a pipeline worker that build the alaskans pipeline. Looking for a colt single action army for sale quickly find an in stock colt single action army for sale at over 1600 stores, auctions, and classifieds in one click get the best price.
The colt peacemaker, single action army, or model p is one of the most copied handguns of all time, with versions made by dozens of companies today, colt offers the saa in blued or nickeled finishes and with a choice of barrel lengths of 4 ¾”, 5 ½” and 7 ½. Colt single action army chambered in 45 long colt with a nickel finish 75 inch barrel and colt box with a manual this gun is in excellent condition and is covered by dury's lifetime warranty&nb click for more info seller: dury's gun shop area code: 210 $230000. The most exhaustive study of the original colt saa is a study of the colt single action army revolver by graham, kopec and moore this huge volume was first published in 1976 and was followed up by a 30th anniversary edition in 2006, which contains added material.