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by Mike Gordon
Tue Oct 03, 2006 5:45 pm
ForumCOLON Maynard Rifles
TopicCOLON Maynard knockoffs
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 6855

1873 parts

I think the Rifle Shoppe castings are only for the Second model of the percussion Maynard. There is a semi-custom version of the Model 1882 Maynard made by Romano. He does list a hammer for the Model 1882 which may fit the Model 1873. Take a look at his website at


http://www.romanorifle.com/
by Mike Gordon
Tue Aug 29, 2006 12:15 pm
ForumCOLON Maynard Rifles
TopicCOLON Maynard knockoffs
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 6855

Maynard Knockoffs

I too have often wondered why such guns as the Sharps 1874 or the Smith Carbine or the Spencer have been reproduced while the deadly simple and even more simply constructed Maynard have been ignored. I own a Maynard percussion Carbine and so am familiar with its workings. It has fewer parts that cou...