LYMAN "GREAT PLAINS" RIFLE KIT, PERCUSSION
Product Code: 16LGP5*
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The Lyman Great Plains, percussion muzzle loading
rifle is patterned after rifles made famous by mountain men, fur traders
and early buffalo hunters. Available .50 or .54 caliber. This
Hawken type rifle delivers power,
accuracy and dependability for the big game hunter or competitive
shooter. Features a slow twist (1 turn in 60") shallow groove
rifling to effectively shoot a lead round ball.
A quality KIT which features a walnut stock is inlet for barrel, lock, triggers and hardware. A moderate amount of wood needs to be removed, final shaping, sanding staining and finishing is required. The iron hardware is in the white and will require polishing, blueing or browning. Double set trigger, coil spring, percussion lock is finished. Adjustable rear sight make this a good shooter for hunting or target. The 15/16" o.d. barrel is 32" long, trigger pull 14", overall length 49". One of the best reproductions we have seen in the moderate price range. Rifled 1 turn in 60". .50 caliber takes a .490 patched round ball for hunting and .495 for target with a .015" thick patch, .54 caliber takes a .530 patched round ball for hunting and .535 round ball and .015" thick patch for target shooting. Takes a 6.75mm nipple and #11 percussion cap. .50 caliber No. 16LGP50 .54 caliber No. 16LGP54
Tag: LYMAN "GREAT PLAINS" RIFLE KIT, PERCUSSION, .50 cal. or .54 cal.