Last edited by Nern
Friday, August 7, 2020 | History

2 edition of Pepperbox firearms found in the catalog.

Pepperbox firearms

Lewis Winant

Pepperbox firearms

by Lewis Winant

  • 242 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Palladium Press (P.O. Box 530065, Birmingham 35253) in Birmingham, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pistols.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lewis Winant.
    SeriesFirearms classics library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS537 .W53 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 p. :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3583883M
    LC Control Number2002281464

    American British Continental Pepperbox Firearms Hardcover Book Dunlap Gun. Pre-Owned. $ Buy It Now +$ shipping. Watch; GUN REPORT John Browning Single Shot Rifle Darling Pepperbox Spencer 6 Pre-Owned. $ Buy . - Explore Michael's board "Pepperbox" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Hand guns, Guns, Pistol pins.

    3 Jan - Explore eilidhbrown's board "Pepper box revolver" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Revolver, Hand guns and Guns pins. "A portion of this book is published under the copyright of Pepperbox firearms [by Lewis Winant]." Description: pages illustrations 29 cm: Other Titles: Pepperbox firearms. Responsibility: [by] Jack Dunlap.

    This Pepperbox is the perfect unique addition to any black powder collection. The Pepperbox is built on an Navy revolver frame with a longer cylinder retained on the cylinder pin by a threaded screw. It features a case hardened steel frame, brass backstrap and triggerguard, and a walnut Navy size grip. Although it does have a longer cylinder, the Pepperbox . English Transitional Pepperbox LOOKS LIKE IT IS caliber revolver. Barrel length is 4” and overall length of 10”. These are somewhat unique pistols as the frame is of pepperbox traditional design but the shortened cylinder and long single barrel are more associated with the conventional revolver design.


Share this book
You might also like
No, no, Nanette

No, no, Nanette

Menu.

Menu.

Competitive relations for soil water in an experiment of soil compaction and organic residues in a young ponderosa pine-mixed shrub community

Competitive relations for soil water in an experiment of soil compaction and organic residues in a young ponderosa pine-mixed shrub community

In search of an unknown race

In search of an unknown race

The book of the tarpon

The book of the tarpon

A Call to advance

A Call to advance

Crowfoot

Crowfoot

Texas-Oklahoma clan of Daniel Givens descendants

Texas-Oklahoma clan of Daniel Givens descendants

role of strategic alliance in gaining competitive advantage

role of strategic alliance in gaining competitive advantage

Catalogue of the Colonial Office Library.

Catalogue of the Colonial Office Library.

The history of the assassins

The history of the assassins

The engineering profession

The engineering profession

Public statistics 1963-1964.

Public statistics 1963-1964.

Coordinating U.S. development assistance; problems facing the International Development Cooperation Agency

Coordinating U.S. development assistance; problems facing the International Development Cooperation Agency

Straits of Messina ecosystem

Straits of Messina ecosystem

Love strives with justice

Love strives with justice

Pepperbox firearms by Lewis Winant Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is the classic book on Pepperbox pistols, and long guns. Learn about these odd and nearly forgotten multi-barrel firearms that came in an incredible variety. This book is a very good overview. Yes, you can say that Winant "wrote the book" on Pepperboxes. Read more. 2 people found this helpful.5/5(3).

The pepper-box revolver or simply pepperbox (also "pepper-pot", from its resemblance to the household pepper grinder) is a multiple-barrel repeating firearm that has three or more barrels grouped around a central axis.

It mostly appears in the form of a multi-shot handheld firearm. Pepperboxes exist in all ammunition systems: matchlock, wheellock, flintlock, percussion.

This exact example is featured on page of Lewis Winants book "FIREARMS CURIOSA" and is identified by staining and imperfections on the sides and ends. The gun is attributed at time of printing to the collection of Anthony Fidd Jr.

Little is known of this unique pepperbox and this is the only example known. The pepperbox should not be confused with a volley gun (like the seven-barrel long gun made by Nock), a firearm that fires multiple projectiles simultaneously by use of multiple barrels.[1] The difference is that a volleygun fires all the barrels simultaneously while the pepperbox.

In this book the arms collector will find descriptions of a comprehensive collection of pepperboxes. plates/illustrations of pepperbox firearms. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 8.

PEPPERBOX FIREARMS. Winant, Lewis. The flintlock era made guns light and durable enough for soldiers to carry multiple pistols into battle, but even this might only give a combatant a few shots, all while trying to switch weapons.

The revolver would eventually solve this problem a century later, but before the revolver came the pepper-box pistol. A pepperbox by Allen & Thurber, one of the most common American designs. A mid 19th century four barrel Russian pepperbox revolver.

The pepper-box revolver or simply pepperbox (also "pepper-pot", from its resemblance to the household pepper shakers) is a multiple-barrel repeating firearm that has three or more barrels which revolve around a central axis. It mostly. An entire book could be written about the variations of Allen’s iconic pepperbox ‘revolving pistols’―in fact, one has: Ethan Allen and Allen & Wheelock: Their Guns and Their Legacy.

This Allen & Thurber six-shot pepperbox features a /2 inch barrel that fires a caliber bullet from the chambers. Pepperbox Handguns & Derringers for Sale. When it comes to pepperbox handguns and derringers for sale, you can’t beat Collectors Firearms. Our extensive inventory includes a wide variety of highly collectable Allen and Thurber perpperboxes, French and English pepperboxes, and single and over/under derringers from Remington and other manufacturers.

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Grey hardcover with dust jacket all in very good condition. In this book the arms collector will find descriptions of a comprehensive collection of pepperboxes.

plates/illustrations of pepperbox firearms. Seller Inventory # (orders ONLY) Outside of the U.S.: Information Line: Phone/Fax Hours. MON-FRI 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST. Firearms are a new and volatile technology, and as such bring their own unique set of weapon properties.

Some properties are followed by a number, and this number signifies an element of that property (outlined below). These properties replace the optional ones presented in the Dungeon Master’s Guide. Firearms are ranged weapons. Reload. NRA Firearms Classic Library. The National Rifle Association (NRA) Firearms Classic Library is a collection of previously issued books about firearms, bound in attractive ribbed leather bindings with gilt decoration and with all edges gilt.

To the best of our knowledge, the earliest books in the series were issued in Related: pepperbox gun antique gun antique pistol pepperbox pistol replica percussion pistol pepperball pistol pepperbox pistol toy.

Include description. Category. Selected category All. Civil War Books - apply Category filter. Health & Beauty - apply Category filter.

Vintage Hunting Equipment - apply Category filter. American British Continental Pepperbox Firearms Hardcover Book Dunlap Gun. C $; Buy It Now +C $ shipping; From United States; SPONSORED.

Ezra Brooks Decanter Classic Firearms Pepperbox Flask Circa # C $; or. Sharps Model 4-Shot Pepperbox Model 2 Pistol Sharps Model 4-Shot Pepperbox Model 3 Pistol Sharps Model 4-Shot Pepperbox Model 4 Pistol Sharps Model Navy Rifle Get the 74th edition of the World's Greatest Gun Book.

Buy Now. Information About Us Contact Us. Subscriptions Subscribe to Gun Digest Manage my Gun Digest Subscription Gun. “The pepperbox was a percussion gun that could get off six shots and so it was radical for its day,” explained Terry Musacchia, general manager of Collectors Firearms in Houston, Texas.

As far as we know, Lewis Winant's first book was Pepperbox Firearms, the first American book-length treatment of the was published in by Greenberg Publishing of New York City (not to be confused with today's Greenberg Publishing Company, which specializes in literature about toy trains).

black powder guns Becoming more and more popular as a pastime, there’s nothing like shooting a Black Powder Gun – the smell, the sound and the feel is legendary. offers a line of Black Powder Guns that are accurate and beautifully detailed, working replicas of historical pistols including Derringers, Colts and American Trappers.

The COP is a 4-shot Derringer-type pistol chambered for double-action weapon is about twice as wide, and substantially heavier than the typical automatic pistol, though its relatively compact size and powerful cartridge made it an option for a defensive weapon or a police backup gun. These guns used a paperboy style action, with the barrel cluster truncated into a cylinder and a single rifled barrel affixed to the end of the axis pin.

The result was a pretty weak firearm, but one which was accessible and inexpensive, and more accurate than the traditional smoothbore pepperbox.

Manhattan 5 shot pepperbox pistol made to late 's My blog caliber pistol i fired it with a in a cl.North and South: Book I (or just North and South) is a 6-part miniseries, the first part of a trilogy adapted from trilogy of novels North and South by John Jakes.

It depicts the story of two large families: Mains, planters from South Carolina, and Hazards, industrialists from Pennsylvania, before the Civil War (second part of the trilogy is set during the war, and the .