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Washington Arms Pepperbox


Six-Shot Pepperbox Pistol (1850)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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The Washington Arms Pepperbox made use of six rotating barrels, each containing their own .31 cartridge.



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Specifications



Service Year
1850

Origin
United States national flag graphic
United States

Classification


Six-Shot Pepperbox Pistol


Washington Arms Company - USA
National flag of the United States United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Pistol / Sidearm
Compact design for close-quarters work or general self-defense.


Action


Revolving Barrels; Spring-Loaded Hammer

(Material presented above is for historical and entertainment value and should not be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation - always consult official manufacturer sources for such information)


Caliber(s)*


.31

Rounds / Feed


Six-Round, Six Rotating Barrels
Cartridge relative size chart
*May not represent an exhuastive list; calibers are model-specific dependent, always consult official manufacturer sources.
**Graphics not to actual size; not all cartridges may be represented visually; graphics intended for general reference only.


Washinton Arms Pepperbox - Base Series Name.


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