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Adams Revolver

#1 Post by lewwallace » Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:42 am

Adams 3rd model, 450cf, 1883. War Department adopted for use during Boer War. From my collection.
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Re: Adams Revolver

#2 Post by 72 usmc » Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:29 am

What does the cartridge look like? I assume its black powder?
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Re: Adams Revolver

#3 Post by lewwallace » Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:26 am

450cf Adams. Cut down 45acp #12grns BP yes. 200 grn hollow base bullet

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Re: Adams Revolver

#4 Post by m47dragon » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:11 pm

I love it when my fellow members share such beautiful and interesting pieces from their collection: great inspiration for me to research into a firearm (and a period in history,) that I've only the briefest knowledge of. How does she shoot?

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Re: Adams Revolver

#5 Post by lewwallace » Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:15 pm

When you pull the trigger m47dragon

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Re: Adams Revolver

#6 Post by m47dragon » Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:01 pm

lewwallace wrote:
Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:15 pm
When you pull the trigger m47dragon
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