The Man With No Name Conversion retains the overall profile of the M1851 blackpowder revolver, even keeping the loading lever at the bottom of the barrel, but a hinged loading gate at the rear of the frame allows shooters to fire modern factory ammunition in the form of .38 Colt or .38 Spl.
On this “Gun of the Week,” American Rifleman explore Uberti USA’s 1851 Navy Conversion revolver and tribute to James Butler Hickok, the gunfighter known as “Wild Bill.”
A reader questions Editor-in-Chief Mark Keefe about his seemingly sarcastic commentary on outdoor television regarding Colt firearms, prompting this reply.
Cimarron Firearms Co. blends the authenticity of Old West legend with popular culture to offer a complete line of guns as they were—and how they could have been.
A reader asks for a modern way to clean a blackpowder revolver without completely disassembling it.