Small Arms from 1800 to 1809
Heading into the 1800s, the Flintlock action was still the principle method for actuating guns and would remain so for the foreseeable future.There are a total of 3 Small Arms from 1800 to 1809 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. This listing also includes other small arms of the period such as hand grenades, infantry mortars, and related man-portable systems.
The Baker Rifle became the first of many standardized long guns in service to the British Crown when adopted in 180...
Harpers Ferry Model 1803 Rifle production reached nearly 20,000 units from 1803 to 1819....
The Model 1805 became the first American pistol to be manufactured by a US military arsenal....