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Spellier, August

Name Street Town State From To
Spellier, August   Philadelphia Pennsylvania    

Patent Date Remarks
30,260 October 2, 1860 Patent drawing

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The Spellier rifle features the use of interchangeable percussion and cartridge cylinders. When the percussion cylinder is used, a spring-loaded block is placed between the ¬hammer and the nipple to transmit the force of the hammer to the nipple. The rimfire cartridges are struck directly by the hammer. Spellier rifles show beautiful workmanship and came equipped with a special loading block for the percussion cylinder.

Less than 25 were made.