I did not Jump back at you Hawg, you perceived it as such. I reponded to a negative reply which I guess you still don't get.
And It would be a .040" differance not a .40" differance....
Pohill saw it and described it to you, me, and others. I have known him a long time and have no doubt about what he says in here or anywhere.
If you wanna see it buy a ticket and go to Connecticut or believe Pohill.
Fact is the 1851 .44 Navy is Produced in Italy and it's cheaper then a plane ticket and more fun to shoot...Who cares what the Original Prototype looks like or what you wanna call it, at this point the fact is it exists.