Kirst Cartridge Konverter™ for .44
1860 COLT ARMY Percussion Revolver
For an 1860 Colt Army Percussion Revolver in .44 caliber. It will convert this gun to a 5 shot .45 Schofield cartridge. It will also accommodate the .45 Long Colt cartridge if the bullet is seated slightly deeper. (The SAAMI specification for overall length, for the .45 Colt, is 1.600 inch. The longest OAL that 1860 Pietta cylinder will accept is 1.58 inch and the 1860 Uberti cylinder is 1.53 inch. Some modern factory ammunition may fit.) The Konverter Ring and Loading Gate are beautifully Color Case Hardened.
The 1860 Army Kirst Cartridge Konverter™ will also fit the replica 1851 Colt Navy .44 caliber revolvers that are currently being manufactured.
1860 Colt Army Ejector (also fits the 1861 Colt Navy)