I Own a Sharps Black Powder Rifle

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    I have 2 different models from Pedersoli. A .50cal that one of my uncles bought for me,a 1863 Sporting (same as the 1859 with slight changes,came in .54cal,but speacil ordered for me due to my age at the time). I don't shoot it very often,preffer to keep it in the display case...
    hillbillydaddy hillbillydaddy
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jan 29, 2009

    I Bought a . . .

    reproduction 1859 .54 cal. Sharps Berdan Infantry Rifle several years ago.  I recently bought a vintage Malcolm style telescope for it.  It shoots well and I the scope looks great.
    shortynlucy shortynlucy
    1 Response Aug 5, 2008

    Sharps Newcomer

    i just got a new #3 sporter  from shiloh sharps. been calling them a lot for the last two months. i passed up several rifles.... not quite what i wanted. almost gave up and called bill goodman- googman guns. figured i'd give it one more week..... it paid off! i called...
    richmoo richmoo
    Aug 6, 2009
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