US Remington M1861 .44 Caliber Revolver

  • Firearms Thru History
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By Crusader1307

Remington's “answer” to the Colt 1860 Army Revolver, theirs was a huge 8-inch weapon weighting around 5.5 pounds. Cambering 6 .44 Cal. Rounds, The Remington Revolver had incredible stopping power. Used in The Confederate Army, The Remington also saw “active” service as the primary weapon of choice for many Outlaws and Lawmen in The American West. Remington also exported 100,000 of them to England and France.