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Offline KapundBall

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Original R&S in Springfield Armory Museum
« on: December 02, 2013, 10:11:43 AM »


Nice collection of Civil War era revolvers in the Springfield Armory Museum. Here's a good look at an original R&S underneath a Remington .36 cal

And a wider selection:

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Re: Original R&S in Springfield Armory Museum
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2013, 10:18:47 AM »
Neat photos there!  ;)
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Re: Original R&S in Springfield Armory Museum
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2013, 11:46:41 AM »
Neat pics.  Thanks for posting Kapundball
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Re: Original R&S in Springfield Armory Museum
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2013, 03:18:23 PM »


Good pics, nice to see originals and an interesting progression of design!
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Re: Original R&S in Springfield Armory Museum
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2013, 05:13:06 PM »
Nice Pictures KapundBall. (T^
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