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Old 12-12-2015, 12:55 AM
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Seeing Moosedog's Merwin Hulbert .44-40 inspired me to start a new thread. The criteria is that they are revolvers w/ a barrel length of less than 4 inches in a caliber that begins in the number 4...... Post 'em if you got 'em!!

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Webley Metropolitan Police from the New South Wales Australia Police in .450:



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Old 12-12-2015, 01:04 AM
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Posted before, but here is my only BBBG gun:

629 44 Magnum, 2.5 inches

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29-4:

PC629-4 Quadport:


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Old 12-12-2015, 01:39 AM
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Two. The top one here, 696 3" .44 Special.



And the bottom one here, 1917, 45 ACP, chopped to 3 1/2",

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Why are you limiting this to 4s?

Lets post some of the 5s



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Old 12-12-2015, 04:12 AM
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I only have a couple, but I think they qualify me for membership:

The NS turns 100 in January!
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Old 12-12-2015, 07:49 AM
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................HPD. Was later sent back to the factory for unknown mods. Barrel 3 & 1/2, unusual grip adapter that allow SAA style grips, a refinish and has a name on the right sideplate. Mated up with an unusual chunk of leather.

Shoots great! My favorite .44 Special.

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Just one factory job, Lew Horten 629-1
Would love to add an old chopped triple lock or 1917.
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Old 12-12-2015, 08:34 AM
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Being that it's not pointed at me, that pic makes me chuckle. That has to be a hoot to shoot!
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Old 12-12-2015, 04:11 PM
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Default How about a couple of three inch model 29s.

The one with the rubber grips shoots well. The one with the Ahrends is pretty uncomfortable to shoot with full house rounds.
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Colt and Smith & Wesson 1917's plus a few more.




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Old 12-12-2015, 05:14 PM
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1917 Colt with a Pythonesque smooth action minus the stacking...


And my Burpowitz Special Bulldog .44...

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Dang, those 1917s are killing me.
Nice work, gentlemen!


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YIKES !! Did that come with a carriage and a tri-pod ?
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A sheriffs vaquero in .45 colt.
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Oldschool .44

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Models 24-3 and 29-3

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Old 12-12-2015, 08:45 PM
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Model 25-14 in 45 ACP



Model 610-2 in 10mm (.40cal)

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Model 610. Under 4" (3-7/8").

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The old standby.
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Do we count Jovinos?
One in 45 Colt and one in 45acp (been seen before, tho)


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Here's Moosedog's Merwin & Hulbert 44/40 pocket Army DA after a soaking in Ed's Red and some polishing with bronze wool and the Flitz, it looks like a nice gun again. I loaded up some BP rounds and will have to shoot it soon. I think it needs a lanyard attached too.
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I reckon I belong to the Big Belly Club in more ways than one.


3" Model 24-3 with some big brothers.


This is a Model 28-2 converted into a snubbie .45 Colt.
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2 1/2" 629 no dash. Action job, ported, chopped on both ends. I am guessing Magnaport did the work. It is super smooth and right handy with 1100fps 250gr SWC. The red insert went flying, and I replaced it with yellow. Really like that color in an insert.


Chopped down 4 digit Triple lock. Converted to 45acp.


No pics, but just added a Charter Arms Backpacker 2.5" bbl in 44spl. The guy gave me the box after I bought it, and lo and behold, it is a Lew Horton Spl. And only 50 made. How long will I have to wait for this one to be a collector's item.
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Way up in post #3 I said I only had two. Forgot one (I know - how do you forget a gun?)

Anywho, lying right there in the front middle of the Pile-O-Guns is a Cimarron Thunderer, 3 1/2" barrel, 45 Colt.

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This is an old thread, but what the heck. How 'bout some old school. Here is a .455 Hand Ejector cut down and converted to .45 Colt:




And here is a commercial 1917 cut down to 4". I bet at one time this was some Copper's pride and joy:
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My only-est one, a 24-3:





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Here are a few of my BBBGs

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629-3 Carry Comp, 3 inch fixed sight, Lew Horton
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No CA Bulldogs?
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No CA Bulldogs?
Yes, I posted mine a bunch of posts back awhile ago. Here's a more current pic for ya....
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I have a few
My 1917 Combat, cut down round butted, cut down 1950 barrel and adj sights added

My 696

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or my 2 Charter Arms 44 Bulldogs
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This recently joined my stable. It is a 25-2 (45acp) shipped in Oct. 1974. The conversion is probably an early Behlert as he started doing these in 1972, and the gun appears to be finished in Behlert's preferred hard chrome and the stocks are typical of what he used. Barrel is 2.7". A lock to replace the one from the ejector rod, has been added to the crane. The trigger is smooth and the hammer rounded.
Shown with a mid 1950' Italian stiletto.

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100 year old S&W .455 HE MKII with post war .45 Colt cylinder and barrel.

Shoots 45 Winchester Magnum cartridges loaded to old 45 Colt velocities in moon clips.
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