Monday, January 23, 2023

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

George Kieffer Flintlock 50 cal. Superb Craftmanship!! Contemporary Arms Maker

Researching more info on this rifle-George passed away June 2022
It is one super nice flinter!
Bore is excellent
Strong lock

After a few phone calls I discovered that George purchased his locks complete and kit form from Jim Chambers. 




















Thursday, January 5, 2023

SOLD OLT Lightning Pump Rifle 40-60-260 Mfg. 1888+-

 The new spring arrived and I installed it. You'll  have to screw it down a little more adjust it where you want it. 

I put it in so it would not get misplaced or lost. 

BPB

 Information above was added on 12/28/2022 2:25:19 PM


This is a consignment sale

- As always if you send payment Priority or Certified mail it will not get to me in 3 days it’s more like 7-15 days

Payment money order preferred

Shipped to your FFL shipping cost will be between $45-85.00 depending on box size, insurance cost , your location & if a residence or store front.

You will be sent a message and email with total cost & my contact information. BPBReloading contact information is on the GB invoice.

All BPBReloading sales are “AS IS”

All firearms need a good cleaning AND INSPECTION PRIOR TO FIRING.

I do have a California CFLC

Do not bid if you are in a restricted state where the laws are up in the air on local transfers & purchases.

Thanks for looking

Regards #BPBReloading              www.blackpowderbill.com

COLT Lightning pump rifle 40-60-260 marked on barrel flat

The hammer main spring is missing , "I" the FFL am waiting on a new spring to install if it shows up.

The metal appears to have been cleaned up at some time-bluing touched up however the finish is aged in color. It is a rare bird indeed-

Overall condition good

24” Octagonal barrel On either side of the barrel at the frame there are some dings that can be seen in the pictures.

!/2 Tube magazine

Bore is at I’d say 50% rifling is visible, dark spots, pitting as to be expected with a firearm that was used & of the age it is.

Stock is removed for storage the rifle will come in a old Winchester box this box is not original to the rifle. Wood looks good with bumps –dings-rubs

Mfg. date appx 1888

Serial number  1417 Do your research

Rear sight ramp is missing

Gun was purchased by the collector back in the 1960’s and has sat since then.

Action feels tight & the dust cover is present

I recall reading that only 4500+- of these were



























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