Volcanic pistol,caliber .38,USA 1855

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Information for Volcanic pistol,caliber .38,USA 1855:

the Volcanic Repeating Arms Company was a company formed in 1855by partners Horace Smith and Daniel B. Wesson to develop Walter Hunt’s Rocket Ballammunition and lever action mechanism.
Volcanic made an improved version of the Rocket Ball ammunition, and a carbine and pistol version of the lever action gun to fire it.
While the Volcanic Repeating Arms Company was short lived, its descendants, Smith & Wesson and Winchester Repeating Arms Company, became major firearms manufacturers..
The volcanic lever was cabable of firing eight rocketball rounds in rapid succession.

Dimensions: 38 x 13 x 4 cm
39.5 cm

Manufactured by: DenixMaterials used: cast metal and wood

Overall length: 39cm


$184.00

$184.00

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Volcanic pistol,caliber .38,USA 1855