Getting back to the early days of percussion revolvers. Pepperboxes were the fast shooting irons until the appearance of the real double action revolvers. They are cute little self defense guns.
A short clip from my recent historical shooting/experimental archeology project. Recreating the original load of the Napoleonic period 1796 M Austrian Jägerstützen.
Inspired by british muzzleloader’s youtube channel I decided to try my 1867/77 Werndl single shot Austro-Hungarian military rifle to 200 meters. What a beautiful day this was for shooting.
Here are Pedersoli’s new items for this year, with the first look on the long waited 1854 Lorenz rifle proto. Also a new target pistol the Howdah 45LC double barrel pistol and a new percussion shotgun.
Here you can find catalog for all the brands, which can be ordered through our shop. Please note, that not all the products and variations are on our webshop, so if you find anything interesting in these catalogs, don’t hesitate to contact us. Attention! Blackpowder guns are free of sale within the European Union, but cannot be […]
The Rogers and Spencer is considered one of the best revolvers of the Civil War era, and it is still very popular among target shooters. In this video I am comparing an original to a Pedersoli and to an Euroarms version. History, technical specs, disassembly, and lot of shooting, even some long range fun! From […]
Continuing the original vs repro series: the 1862 Colt Police is one of the best looking percussion revolvers ever. Let’s compare an original made in 1862 to the Uberti repro. And let’s shoot them both of course! As the civilian market for pocket pistols increased, Colt designed scaled down versions of its popular 1851 Navy […]
A muzzleloader is a precise tool, we all know this. On 50 and 100 meter, which are the most common distances on competitions, an experience shooter can shoot several shots in one hole. But according to 19th century documents the light infantry and the jägers/marksmans of the regular infantry used to shoot up to 250 yard […]
We offer for sale this origininal Austrian/south German percussion rifle (Jägerstützen). It’s a perfect choice for target shooting or blackpowder hunting. The original caliber was 13,9 mm, but it is remade with modern Eichelberger barrelwith .45 cal, 1:8 twist. She likes both round balls and conical bullets. The wall of the barrel is really thick, […]
Finally we had a chance to try out the superb accurate Pedersoli Whitworth on the range. We were waiting for the new production of this beauty for such a long time. We’ve made some fine shooting on 50 and 100 meters with fascinating results – all the mistakes was made by me, not the rifle […]