Originally Posted by bedbugbilly
You still have to wonder why the safety notch wasn't machined long enough for the hammer to catch . . . why "half machine" a part?
They must have been put there for looks only, facsimile, faux or fake safety notches.
Who would have known better at that time when civil war reproductions C&B's were still in their infancy of popularity more or less.
One irony to note about it is that the N-SSA approves using Euroarms Remingtons because they're considered to be more authentic. Well at least not in that one respect.
IIRC Piettas aren't on their list of approved Remingtons.