Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Single Action Army - Base Series Designation
SAA - Alternative Name; abbreviation of "Single-Action Army".
New Model Army Metallic Cartridge Revolving Pistol - Offiial US Army Designation.
Peacemaker - Alternative Name
Model P - Alternative Name
M1873 - Alternative Name
Colt 45 - Alternative Name
Colt Frontier ("Frontier Six Shooter") - Based on the Model P but chambered for the .44-40 Winchester cartridge for mass-market appeal.
Colt Bisley - Target Pistol
Colt Cowboy - Appearing in 1999; modern transfer bar safety installed.
Storekeeper - Compact form with 3 inch barrel
Buntline Special - Long form with 12 inch barrel; popularized by Wyatt Earp.