The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The North Corral > Black Powder and Cowboy Action Shooting

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old March 14, 2011, 06:50 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: March 14, 2011
Location: Central Pennsylvania
Posts: 555
Video - Shooting the 1872 Open Top

Here's a video I shot this weekend of me shooting the 1872 Open Top revolver with both black powder and smokeless
duelist1954 is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 10:01 AM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: April 14, 2009
Location: Sunny Southern Idaho
Posts: 1,909
Great video - thank you!
Well we don't rent pigs and I figure it's better to say it right out front because a man that does like to rent pigs is... he's hard to stop - Gus McCrae
Hardcase is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 10:22 AM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: December 29, 2008
Location: Ft.Worth, Texas
Posts: 1,422
Great vid and I learned a little somptin!
Texas - Not just a state but an attitude!
For monthly shooting events in DFW visit
madmo44mag is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 10:34 AM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: October 21, 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 193
Ahhhh, another Open Top fan!

I shoot two '72 Open Tops in .38 special with 4 3/4" barrels. Maybe not the "fastest" guns in the SASS game, but I love 'em anyway. There is just something about the look of 'em.....I get lots of comments.

Good vid!
Tanker6 is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 11:54 AM   #5
Senior Member
Join Date: March 2, 2009
Location: Orlando
Posts: 929
Kewl video! I need to git me some of those targets.
ClemBert is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 07:38 PM   #6
Junior member
Join Date: November 9, 2010
Location: Florida
Posts: 260

Another great video!
junkman_01 is offline  
Old March 15, 2011, 10:35 PM   #7
Bill Akins
Senior Member
Join Date: August 28, 2007
Location: Hudson, Florida
Posts: 1,064
Great video and excellent shooting Duelist1954. I enjoyed it very much.

"This is my Remy and this is my Colt. Remy loads easy and topstrap strong, Colt balances better and never feels wrong. A repro black powder revolver gun, they smoke and shoot lead and give me much fun. I can't figure out which one I like better, they're both fine revolvers that fit in my leather".
"To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and call whatever you hit the target".
Bill Akins is offline  

1872 open top , black powder , colt , single action

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:57 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2015 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.05091 seconds with 7 queries