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The plains rifle

Charles E. Hanson

The plains rifle

by Charles E. Hanson

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Published by Bramhall House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muzzle-loading firearms.,
  • Rifles.,
  • Pistols.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles E. Hanson, Jr.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 171 p. :
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14188423M

    Buy The Plains Rifle by Charles E Hanson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1). The Lyman Great Plains Rifle is a replica of the gun carried by western pioneers and fur trappers. This classic muzzleloader offers high-quality features including a 32" barrel with 1 in 60" twist, double set triggers, Hawken-style lock, adjustable sights and wooden ramrod with entry thimble and nose cap/5(8).

    50 cal percussion Lyman Great Plains rifle for sale. Very well maintained and gently used. I have a custom 40 caliber flintlock and a 54 caliber custom Hawken rifle and this one isn't getting any use. I don't want it to sit neglected in my safe. Includes un-altered factory front sight. Muzzleloader Rifles. Interested in Muzzleloading? Midsouth carries everything from the Muzzleloader, Rifle, or Pistol you want, to the Black Powder, sabots, and bullets that go in it, in stock and for sale, from great brand like Lyman, CVA, Traditions, T/C, Pyrodex, Blackhorn , and many more!

    Build Track's fullstock Hawken Rifle kit, 1" octagon 36" barrel, traditional iron, or fancy brass trim, maple or walnut stock Track's best fullstock Hawken Rifle parts were selected by the by noted gunmaker Fred Strom, who built the nice rifle shown d in figured tiger . The Plains Rifle or Mountain Rifles was created in the Fur Trade Era when the Trappers ascended the Missouri River in search of Beaver. The Trappers and Traders needed a rifle suitable to carry on a horse, with a barrel length of 28" to 38". The average caliber being between and cal. with an intended charge designed for grizzly bear and buffalo, and a barrel heavy enough for charges of.


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The plains rifle by Charles E. Hanson Download PDF EPUB FB2

A good book if you are in to the Hawkin - Plains Muzzleloader Rifle of the past, lots of info on the guns and the builders of these fine guns.

Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United States. Top international reviewsCited by: 1. OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 29 cm: Contents: By way of beginning --The Pennsylvania trade rifle goes west --The Tennessee rifle --The English rifle --Early military rifles --Riflesmiths follow their customers --Jake and Sam Hawken --More St.

[Saint] Louis guns --Plains rifles from the East --Early western gunsmiths --The Plains rifle in use --The passing of. Made sincealong the lines of the famed Hawken rifle, Lyman’s Great Plains rifle hefts at pounds and is offered in two popular plains rifle calibers— or Available in percussion or flintlock ignition, and in either right- or left-hand configuration, the rifle has a inch, non-glossy blued octagonal barrel rifled with a.

out of 5 stars The Plains Rifle. Reviewed in the United States on October 5, Verified Purchase. A good book if you are in to the Hawkin - Plains Muzzleloader Rifle of the past, lots of info on the guns and the builders of these fine guns. Read more. One person found this helpful.5/5(5).

My Lyman Great Plains rifle cal. is definitely a yd. rifle. It's 1/66 twist is made for round balls. I believe there faster twist barrel available for conical and more modern sabot bullets. I bought mine as a percussion kit back in the s.

Yes, they've offered the same rifle for that long. The Plains Rifle. As American expansion moves into the great plains and Rockies, the guns of choice change.

Andrew Wurfflein (Philadelphia, PA) Percussion Plains Rifle. LYMAN-GPRPK Lyman Great Plains Rifle Kit, caliber, right hand, percussion, new, unfired. Price: $ The Plains Rifle book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(1). I've been thinking about buying a Lyman Great Plains Rifle lately, after having admired them for years, and would appreciate some input on their quality.

I am looking at an older GPR and was wondering if they are better than the current production rifles. I won't be hunting with it and. Condition: Very Good. Hanson, Jr., Charles E.

The Plains Rifle. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole, pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 4to. Red cloth with black lettering and decor.

Book condition: Very good with subtly bumped and rubbed spine ends. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good with chipped edges and a few short closed tears. In dust. Lyman Great Plains Rifle Kit Update 7 - Duration: duel views. Best $ I Ever Spent On A Handgun - Rock Island Snub Nose Special - I Love This Revolver!!.

Lyman® Great Plains™ Muzzleloaders - All Models - Best Prices, Fast Shipping, Expert Advice. The stock of this rifle is a period replacement that incorporates another Hawken rifle's patchbox. Circa Samuel Hawken (U.S.) Percussion Plains Rifle (single-shot/ muzzle-loading/ black powder/ ball ammunition) The late s saw an increase in U.S.

westward expansion, up the Missouri River, across the Great Plains, over the Rocky Mountains, and to the Pacific coast. I call it a Plains Rifle Lite because, although it is a Plains Rifle in appearance, it seems just a little too small to qualify as a real one.

To start, it is ~ caliber. I thought that to be a plains rifle it would normally be or more caliber. The barrel is held on by only one wedge. (instead of Author: Deadin. The rifle includes a separate ramrod entry thimble and nose cap, and reliable coil spring lock with correct lock plate.

Lyman's Great Plains Rifle is available in percussion, and is factory assembled. The Lyman Great Plains Rifle is an attractive, traditional muzzleloader that is rugged, well built and meant to last.

Great Plains Rifle Pro's -looks the part, well built, can be an excellent shooter, double set trigger-comes in kit form so you can customize it somewhat - slow twist excellent for shooting RB - fast twist barrel is a drop in fit Con's - double set trigger might not be the best for a beginning muzle loader.

The Hawken Shop® Oak Harbor, WA Contact Us “It’s more than a rifleit’s history”. Original Hawken Rifle Kits Original Hawken kits - Kits are available 95% inlayed requiring only minimal hand tools and patience to do the final fitting.

No other factory assembled rifle or kit offers the authentic style and design of Lyman's Great Plains Rifle. This classic muzzleloader offers such high quality features as a 32" barrel with 1 in 60" twist for patched ball and hunting loads, double set triggers, Hawken style percussion "snail" with clean out screw, separate ramrod entry thimble.

Some more black powder fun with the Cailber Great Plains Rifle. Original video w. Lyman Great Plains Rifles These are authentic reproductions of rifles carried across the Great Plains by fur trappers and pioneers. The originals, built by such famous makers as Hawken, Gemmer and Demick, incorporated specifications of experienced backwoodsmen.

OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Stackpole, Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 29 cm: Contents: By way of beginning --The Pennsylvania trade rifle goes west --The Tennessee rifle --The English rifle --Early military rifles --Riflesmiths follow their customers --Jake and Sam Hawken --More St.

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LONG RIFLE SIGNED, INLAID, and ENGRAVED Plains Rifle GI#: OHIO Rifle by MARTIN PRILLAMAN of CLAY COUNTY Antique Cal. LONG RIFLE SIGNED, INLAID, and ENGRAVED Plains Rifle Here we present an antique Martin Prillaman Half Stock Percussion Long Rifle, Click for more info.