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  1. Technical Questions & Information
    I have an old Arminius .32 L revolver I'm fixing up, it has a really bad rattle in the frame where the trigger assembly attaches to the frame. Is there any way to snug that up better?
  2. Technical Questions & Information
    Hi, I recently was handed down a H&R revolver. I've done some research and it seems to be a New Large Frame Hammerless. However, I took it down to replace the worn hand (lever) and found what appears to be a Small Frame hand and sear (according to Numrich). Can anyone help with ID so I can...
  3. Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers
    I acquired a couple of revolvers and would like to know more about them. #1 is a .32 made by the US revolver co serial number 26829 #2 is a .38 I believe was made by Iver Johnson arms and cycle works serial number 4639
  4. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    I recently acquired this Iver Johnson .38 Safety Automatic. I've tried doing some research on it and it just seems to come up weird and some things don't make sense for me. Pictures are attached in the link. Serial number 100 is stamped on the trigger guard, grip, and under the top near the...
  5. Technical Questions & Information
    Hi first of all this is a Starting pistol and im in Sweden so sorry for any spelling mistakes. Basically a break open revolver workshop by pulling down the ”barrel” area butik it makes lika a spring pop which shoots up all the cassings. But min e stops where it is supposed to start to make the...
  6. Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers
    Have this one on the way i won at an auction. All i know is supposed to be english made and 32 caliber black powder from the 1870s up. Anyone know the exact modell ? Thanks
  7. Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers
    I have an enfield that has multiple proof marks in which I don't understand The crown on every part Behind cylinder FTR/53 the broadhead arrow with 4 K TOP OF BARRELL below crown is 40 and weird emblem
  8. Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers
    Saw some videos and seemed like it was louder. I like the louder noise to it just seemed more old-fashioned and aggressive. want to get colt python but rather get the older one if this is the case not sure if its just the videos.
  9. General Firearms Discussion
    Why didn't any (or many) revolvers have removable cylinders that could be used as a clip because a rifle like that seems useful as it would be cheaper and easier to use if rifles could be revolvers and most of the problems could be fixed by a cylinder being used as a clip
  10. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    I inherited a .32 smith and Wesson revolver. I am trying to find information on it. The serial number is four digits and begins with 4XXX. Where can I find information on this?
  11. Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers
    I recently received a revolver that is claimed to be a s&w model 1 Would anybody be able to help me with more information about this weapon. It seems to be pretty old.
  12. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hey all, I've got an old revolver hanging around that I was hoping you could help me put a value on. It says on the top rail: Hopkins and Allen MFG CO Pat MAR 28.71 JAN 5.88 XL DOUBLE ACTION 38 CAL. CENTRE FIRE It's a 5 shot revolver with a folding trigger. Any help would be appreciated!
  13. Technical Questions & Information
    I bought a Herrington and Richardson .732 from my local gun store for $90 a while back and the owner told me it can ONLY fire .32 smith and Wesson shorts. But everything I read about this gun tells in me I can fire both .32 short and Long. Which one is it? Can it safely fire .32 S&W long without...
  14. The Ammo & Reloading Forum
    Went to the range today and was shooting a Taurus 605 Protector. It's my first revolver. Everything was fine for about the first 20 rounds, then there was a big difference in sound and pressure from a round and something came back and hit me in the face, gave me a small cut. When I looked at the...
  15. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Any idea what make/caliber pistol this is? Belonged to my grandfather who fought in the old IRA, and was retrieved from Chicago when he died in 1970. No idea where it was made, or it’s approximate age. Any assistance much appreciated. No marks or numbers that I can see (perhaps in front of the...
  16. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hello everyone! I'd like to seek help in the identification of an old revolver. All I know about it is that it belonged to my great-grandfather. I know it most likely qualifies to the "junk" category... I don't want to sell it or anything, they mean only sentimental value to me (or anyone else...
  17. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hey, so an old friend of the family passed away and his daughters were selling his stuff, so I bought this Colt for almost nothing. I have no information of it, maybe it is fake or a replica or really old, I dunno. The only thing I know is that it doesn’t work, the hammer is somewhat loose and...
  18. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hello, friends! When I was in high school, I traded around and ended up with a H&R 929 with a 10” barrel. I carried it under the seat of my truck for years, then eventually tossed it to the back of my safe and almost forgot about it. More recently I’ve started to study the gun and have found...
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