Remington Arms / Frankford Arsenal (Philadelphia) - USA
Confederate States; United States
Single-Shot; Breech-Loaded; Percussion Cap
Utilizes the percussion cap system of operation to actuate ignition of propellant; much like a child's cap gun, small explosive caps are set upon nipples and these are actuated by a falling hammer previously cocked.
May not represent an exhuastive list; Calibers may be model-specific dependent; Always consult official manufacturer sources.
Iron Front and Rear
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(183 meters | 200 yards)
Max Effective Range
Model 1816 (Maynard) - Model 1816 muskets converted to percussion cap firing with rifled barrels under the Remington brand label.