Originally Posted by Buffalochip
Is the hammer under pressure when you pull it back and it just doesn't catch? Wood and philips head screws need to be replaced with period hardware.
Yes, the hammer has tension when you pull it back and it doesn't catch. I noticed the dodgy phillips screw when I first saw the revolver. But the wood in the handgrips (if thats what you're referring to) I would have thought was original?