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R&D Cartridge Conversion for 1858 Pietta 38 Special
Item: RD185838P  Ample Stock
| Manufacturer: Howell Old West Conversions
Your Price: $238.68
The RD185838P converts your Pietta 1858 Remington Navy revolver to fire the .38 Special cartridge loaded with hollow base or heeled type bullets. You can also use 38 Special Hollow Based Wadcutter ammunition. To overcome the larger bore of the original barrel, it is recommended that you use hollow based or heeled type bullets.

Please see our cowboy ammuntion selection.

(If, after installation, you are unsure of the fit, please take your revolvers to a competent gunsmith or contact R & D Gun Shop to make sure you have the cylinder installed correctly.)

Manufacturer: Howell Old West Conversions
Shipping Weight: 1.25 lbs
Average Rating
 4.666666 stars (based on 3 reviews)
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Reviewed By: john b.
Review Date: 3/19/2015
Comments: must have hit the wrong button...should be 5 stars john

Reviewed By: john b.
Review Date: 3/18/2015
Comments: ordered on Monday, got here on Wednesday...locks up perfectly...timing is dead on. very pleased

Reviewed By: KENT V.
Review Date: 5/27/2012
Comments: I ordered this conversion cylinder on a monday an received it on Friday. Fast shipping. I loaded 38 special brass with 2.7 grains of Bullseye and Hornaday 158 grain hollow base wad cutters. I was very surprised at the accuracy of this combination. The cyl...
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