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by JohnAllen
Thu Oct 22, 2015 7:24 pm
ForumCOLON Springfield Trapdoor Rifles
TopicCOLON Trapdoor Percussion Conversion
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Trapdoor Percussion Conversion

I thought I would post a pic of one of my odd balls. Trapdoors are my favorite guns and I came across awhile ago one of the conversions to 45 caliber percussion. I think numrich offered the barrels. All the part except the hammer (which is an 1863) and barrel are original. It is a neat oddball. spri...
by JohnAllen
Thu Oct 22, 2015 7:19 pm
ForumCOLON Springfield Trapdoor Rifles
TopicCOLON another project in the works
RepliesCOLON 9
ViewsCOLON 3615

Re: another project in the works

I have been debating doing one of these myself. I really like the gemmer ones.
by JohnAllen
Thu Oct 22, 2015 7:17 pm
ForumCOLON Maynard Rifles
TopicCOLON Maynard Carbines
RepliesCOLON 5
ViewsCOLON 6827

Re: Maynard Carbines

I have one myself. It is clean with just a little discoloring on the barrel.

Here is a pic
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by JohnAllen
Thu Oct 22, 2015 7:13 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON WTB: Original Sharps Rear Sight
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 4399

WTB: Original Sharps Rear Sight

Hi all, first post. I have a 1859 sharps converted to a sporting rifle. I need a rear sight for it. I am looking for an original not a repo. If anyone has one they want to part with let me know.

Thanks a Bunch