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Uberti 1858 Remington New Army muzzleloading revolver – 8″ barrel
Uberti 1858 Remington New Army muzzleloading revolver – 8″ barrel

395.4 

Uberti 1858 Remington New Army muzzleloading revolver – 8″ barrel

Uberti 1858 Remington New Army muzzleloading revolver – 8″ barrel

Item number: U0107
Out of stock

Out of stock

395.4 

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8″ barrel version of the New Model Army percussion revolver.

Though many percussion revolvers were on the market before during and after the Civil War no firearm offered such a challenge to the dominant Colt revolvers as did the 1858 Remington. Produced in both .36 caliber (Navy) and in the more popular .44 caliber the 1858 Revolver was considered by many to be every bit the gun a Colt was and then some. It is said that soldiers of the Civil War not only preferred it by far as their choice of sidearm but would actually trade a handful of Colts for one Remington New Army. In fact after the war the Remington out-sold the Colt as a surplus weapon to veterans who had experienced first hand how the two guns stood up side by side to the rigors of combat use. The strength of the Remington had always been the first issue in its favor. As elegant as the Colt revolvers were they lacked the strength of the solid frame Remington. Perhaps not as easily dismantled for cleaning the Remington 1858 was full framed and capable of bearing under greater abuse than the open-top design of the Colt.

Caliber .44
Twist 406 mm (1:16″)
Barrel’s length 203 mm (8″)
Overall length 340 mm (13,38″)
Weight 1,2 kg

Uberti’s instruction manual with recommended black powder loads: Download…

Exploded view: Download…

Free of sale within the European Union. The product can be shipped only dealer to dealer and only within the EU or can be picked up at our store.


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