The long range Whitworth Rifle, used only by the Confederacy during the Civil War, was effective as a sniper rifle out to 1,000 yards in the right hands. This reproduction features fullstock European walnut stock with satin finish, checkered wrist and forearm, 48 1/2" long with 2" drop and 14" trigger pull. Blued barrel is 36" long round, tapered 1.100" at breech to .810" at muzzle. Hexagonal bore, Whitworth Patent Rifling, 1-21" twist, .451 caliber. Front sight is .400" dovetail w/ hooded beaded post, rear sight is blued steel flip-up with elevator. Brass buttplate, triggerguard, and nosecap. 3 blued steel barrel bands, color casehardened lockplate marked with crown on tail and "Whitworth", line border engraved. Steel ramrod with brass tip 10x32 thread. Percussion uses 5/16x18 nipple which takes musket caps. Load with 60 grains FFFg black powder and .451 Whitoworth bullet. Overall length is 52" and total weight is 10 1/2 lbs. Made by Euro Arms, Italy.
THIS PRODUCT CANNOT BE SHIPPED TO CANADA.