logo_sa_vertical Go to website
logo_armsco_vertical Go to website
logo_fabarm_vertical Go to website
cat. Chasse 2019 p.178

1816 Harper's Ferry Rifle Colt Conversion Cal. .69

1816 Harper's Ferry Rifle Colt Conversion Cal. .69

Item number : DPS273

Ref. Item designation Category Caliber Shots Barrel (cm) Length (cm) Weight (g) MSRP Stock
Ref. DPS273 Item designation 1816 Harper's Ferry Rifle Colt Conversion Cal. .69 Category D Caliber .69 PN Shots 1 Barrel (cm) 106 Length (cm) 145 Weight (g) 4300 MSRP
1731.00 € incl. tax
1471.35 € incl. tax

The available products can be ordered by your gunsmith who will be delivered in 24 / 48h, unavailable products are being replenished, but your gunsmith may have in stock, ask!

The conversion Colt uses the original light, which is threaded, receives a fireplace door equipped with a screw for easy cleaning. The original dog is replaced by a hammer. Our Model 1816 features a platinum and steel trim with Harper's Ferry 1816 inscriptions, American Eagle and US letters

Between 1848 and 1860 the arsenals of Springfield and Harper's Ferry converted some 700,000 flintlock rifles into percussion models.

Our replica remains faithful to this conversion, fixed by the norms of Samuel Colt used between 1855 and 1858, several thousand rifles were bought at the deposit of the US Army in New York.

Some 23,500 rifles, with a rifled barrel, were sent to Messina in Sicily in August 1860 to equip the partisans of Garibaldi during the famous Expedition of Mille, but it is probable that only half were distributed. The remainder having served to equip the National Guards of various Sicilian cities.

  • Model: 1816 Harper's Ferry Colt Conversion (1855-1858) Percussion
  • Size: 17.5 mm (69)
  • Number of shots: 1
  • Overall length: 1060 mm / 106 cm
  • Barrel length: 1450 mm / 145 cm
  • Weight: 4300 g
  • Ball type:. 675 round
  • Ball mold code: USA 306-675


Category D
Category D

Context : black powder gun, historic weapon, black powder hunting gun, rifle, marksmanship, big hunt.
In France products of categories A, B, C or D are subject to rules of purchase, port, transport and detention. For more details please consult the link below.
Classification of weapons according to the French Internal Security Code
The recommended retail prices are listed as a guide..
Pictures are not contractual. Photos of product may be different with the final products.