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>>>   Finally updated:  September 11, 2008:
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PHILOSOPHY & UNIVERSE:  My Collecting "philosophy" and the "universe" of what I focus on.

ID-WIZARDTM (To identify a Non-US issued / Black Powder Metallic Cartridge / Military / Rifle).

RESOURCES for:  Parts, Repair, Reloading & Shooting Supplies & INFO

BIBLIOGRAPHYof Excellent Further Readings & Sources

LINKS to other  excellent related sites.
 

Recent Revisions:  August 26, 2008

     Japan:
Japanese "Allumette" Snider conversion??
M1867 Albini-Braendlin (.577 Snider)
Murata Meiji 13 (M1880)  (11x60R)

  New information about what looks like an interesting book on the Italian Vetterli at: M1870 Vetterli and M1870/87 Vetterli-Vitali
 

General Information and Links Regarding Certain Selected Rifle Action Types:

     RemingtonsSniders Peabodys & Peabody-Martinis   ComblainsKropatchek tube magazine rifles
 

UNKNOWN RIFLES  (I'm looking for some help identifying!)

            M1866-7(?) Chasspot conversion (11x59R French Gras cartridge I believe)

           Lifting Block ("trapdoor") conversion on possible P53 British Musket
 

    Main Rifles Index / By Country:

Finally!!  Below are photo identification and historical information pages on the rifles that fall within the "Age of Transition"
(~1865 to ~1888; my personal "universe"),  to which this site is dedicated:

ArgentinaAustralia, Austria, Bavaria, Belgium, Brazil, Britain, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Egypt, France,
Germany (Prussia)Greece, Italy, Japan, Luxemburg, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway,
Papal StatesPersia, Peru, Portugal, Roumania, Russia, Siam, Serbia, South Africa - Boer Rifles, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Uruguay, United States of America
 


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