Most Popular Black Powder Pistol Kits

For those that truly love do it yourself projects and are into black powder pistols, they will have fun with the Kentucky .50 caliber percussion pistol kit or the Trapper .50 caliber percussion pistol kit.

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This kit gives you the opportunity to build your own replica of the Kentucky .50 caliber percussion pistol. The pistol once you have it completed will shoot a .50 caliber ball and patch. It offers a ten-inch octagon barrel with an adjustable rear sight along with a front sight that is fixed blade. You also receive a ramrod that is authentically wooden and a percussion cap ignition. The length of the barrel is ten inches with an overall length of 15 inches. It will only weigh two pounds and twelve ounces once you have it completed. You will find the pistol will also have a 1 in a 16-inch twist.

Trapper Tradition Pistol Kit

Another choice in kits gives you the opportunity to build your own replica of the Trapper .50 caliber percussion pistol. With this pistol once you have it completed will shoot a .50 caliber ball and patch. It also offers a nine and three-fourths inch octagon barrel with a double set of triggers and an adjustable rear sight.

You will see the pistol is a replica of the muzzleloader that many trappers used in years gone by. It is a single shot pistol that was mainly used to fight off enemies or animals that might attack. Once you have the pistol complete it will shoot .50 caliber ball and patch via the octagon barrel. The triggers can be fired and pulled uncocked or cocked. The length of the barrel is 9 and ¾ inches with an overall length of fifteen and one-half inches. It will weigh when finished two pounds and fourteen ounces. Once completed, the pistol will also have a one in twenty-inch rate of twist.

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