Whitneyville Armory - USA
PISTOL / SIDEARM
Compact design for close-quarters work or general self-defense.
Single-Action; Revolving Cylinder; 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.
Six-Shot Revolving Cylinder
Iron Front and Rear
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(12 meters | 13 yards)
Max Effective Range
Model 1861 Navy - Base Series Designation