[War Of 1812] Re: Single-barreled flintlock gun fired nine shots per minute usin
There is no link I know of about the 7 barell Chamber's Gun. The
info I got came from the Boarders Away books, a couple of
other "history of firearms" books, which names I cant remember as
well as some primary research.
Best bet...Boarders Away
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--- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "D. W. Stallone"
> No, dude :-) I'm referring to the, 'American "Capstan Gun" (7
> barell Chambers gun that was on board Old Ironsides in 1815),' inthe
> email I was responding to (see below).on
> Your obedient and humble servant,
> --- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "Vince Wilding" <vince@> wrote:
> > Google "puckle gun".
> > Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry
> > --- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "Colin" <usmarine1814@> wrote:
> > >
> > > Perhaps, When the time comes, we may yet get to see the
> > > American "Capstan Gun" (7 banded barell Chambers gun that was
> > > Old Ironsides in 1815) reproduced. Anyone have any Bess barells
> > > around?????
> > >
> > > I'm sure the Navy would love to see us drag that on board with
> > > for "a little interpretation"
> > >
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