Made by Remington Arms in 1862-1865 with a total quantity of 12,501, the "Zouave" was one of the best made and designed military arms of the Civil War era. There is no record however of the Zouave being issued and/or used during the war. This reproduction features a one-piece European walnut fullstock 44" long with satin finish, 2 3/4" drop and 13 1/4" trigger pull. The 58 caliber blued barrel is 33" long, tapered round 1 1/8" at breech to 7/8" at muzzle. Button rifled .005" deep, 1-66" twist, 3 lands measure .580" and 3 grooves measure .590". Front sight is blued steel base with blade, rear sight is blued steel with 2 flip-ups. Brass furniture, color casehardened lock marked with eagle and "US", two barrel bands, single trigger. Steel ramrod with tulip shaped head 10x32 thread. Bayonet stud ahead of nosecap. Percussion with 8-1mm nipple uses musket caps. Load with 60 grains FFg black and .575 patched round ball or .575 minie ball. Overall length is 49" and total weight is 9 1/2 lbs. N/SSA approved. Made by Euro Arms, Italy.
THIS PRODUCT CANNOT BE SHIPPED TO CANADA.
For seperate ordering we have the Zouave Sword Bayonet & Scabbard - stock number BE0224 and the Zouave Sling - stock number AL6750.