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by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:11 pm
ForumCOLON Sharps Rifles
TopicCOLON SLANT BREECH
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 565

SLANT BREECH

I have for years tried to get an explanation of why the breech block on a Slant Breech Sharps was built that way. I still haven't got any explanation or even theory of why it is??? Any body know?? I have a 1853 Slant Breech but I still don't know why.

Sharpsshooter5090
by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:05 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON Bell 50-90 & 45 cal Brooks mold
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 1397

Re: Bell 50-90 & 45 cal Brooks mold

Will you take $50.00 for 70 pieces of bell 50-90 brass?

Thomas M. Hartman
by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:05 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON Bell 50-90 & 45 cal Brooks mold
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 1397

Re: Bell 50-90 & 45 cal Brooks mold

DO you still have you bell brass?
Please let me know.

Sharpsshooter5090
by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:53 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON F.S. 1874 SHARPS, Fruend modified
RepliesCOLON 4
ViewsCOLON 760

Re: F.S. 1874 SHARPS, Fruend modified

It does not have a camming breach block or double extractors. The butt stock appears not to be Sharps maybe made by them. I has about an inch cast of to the right. Supposedly Walter Pease was a heavy set man. He committed suicide in his latter years by shooting himself in the chest, three times. So ...
by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:21 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON F.S. 1874 SHARPS, Fruend modified
RepliesCOLON 4
ViewsCOLON 760

F.S. 1874 SHARPS, Fruend modified

1874 Sharps, Oct barrel 40-90 Straight converted from 40-90 BN possibly by Fruend. Fruend Bro. stamped over OLD RELIABLE barrel stamp. Fruend "see more light front and rear sights. Sold to Davis Cattle Company in 1879. Possibly owned Walter Pease, early Cheyenne rancher. WPease carved into butt stoc...
by SHARPSSHOOTER5090
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:41 pm
ForumCOLON Classified Ads: Wanted, For Sale, and For Trade
TopicCOLON WTB SHARPS DOUBLE SET TRIGGERS
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 749

WTB SHARPS DOUBLE SET TRIGGERS

]WTB, Sharps double set trigger for Model 74.
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