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M14MSgt
November 4, 2008, 05:59 PM
Anyone know of a source?

Raider2000
November 4, 2008, 06:21 PM
VTI Gun parts=Pietta+1851+Navy (http://www.vtigunparts.com/store/shopdisplayproducts.asp?id=66&cat=Pietta+1851+Navy)

Try those guys.

M14MSgt
November 4, 2008, 07:00 PM
yeah, I saw those guys...but $95 seemed a bit steep considering I paid a little more than twice that for the entire pistol.

M14MSgt
November 4, 2008, 07:01 PM
BTW-What does "fluted" mean as referring to the cylinder?

long rider
November 4, 2008, 07:03 PM
CABELAS they stock peitti spare cylinders.:D

arcticap
November 4, 2008, 11:19 PM
BTW-What does "fluted" mean as referring to the cylinder?

Cylinder fluting is when there's grooves on the outside of the cylinder so that it doesn't look smooth:

http://www.cabelas.com/cabelas/en/content/Pod/00/32/39/p003239hz05.jpg

http://www.cabelas.com/cabelas/en/templates/pod/horizontal-pod.jsp?_DARGS=/cabelas/en/common/catalog/pod-link.jsp_A&_DAV=MainCatcat20712-cat20817&rid=&indexId=cat20817&navAction=push&masterpathid=&navCount=1&parentType=index&parentId=cat20817&id=0003239

M14MSgt
November 5, 2008, 10:46 AM
gotcha - thanks for that info.