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#5612690 - 02/22/15 10:13 AM ID this pistol barrel
Classic Rocks Offline
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? & co new york usa
Roughly 44 cal

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#5612736 - 02/22/15 10:35 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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Merwin & Hulbert

What do I win?

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#5612743 - 02/22/15 10:38 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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I was thinking Hopkins and Allen but they were in Connecticut

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#5612746 - 02/22/15 10:41 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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Originally Posted By: Classic Rocks
I was thinking Hopkins and Allen but they were in Connecticut


Hopkins and Allen made these for Merwin and Hulbert.

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#5612748 - 02/22/15 10:42 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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Pm me your address...I'll send ya something

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#5612751 - 02/22/15 10:44 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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The Merwins were pretty unique in how you ejected the shells. The barrel roatated 90 degrees, and you pulled it way from the frame. Like most non-Colt and non-smith and wesson designs of the period, I think they had to come up with unique designs to avoid patent infringement, and most of them were over complicated and just plain silly IMHO.

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#5612758 - 02/22/15 10:46 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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Do you think it has any value?

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#5612764 - 02/22/15 10:48 AM Re: ID this pistol barrel [Re: Classic Rocks]
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Ive never seen one for sale, so I couldn't tell you.

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