Kammerladers

Some articles on kammerladers, kammerlader:

Kammerlader - Modification To Rimfire
... in 1867, the Norwegian Army and the Royal Norwegian Navy decided to convert some of the stock of kammerladers into rim fire rifles ... A number of the kammerladers were also converted with the Remington action, by replacing the receivers but keeping the barrels and woodwork ... It is unknown how many kammerladers were modified in this fashion ...
Kammerlader - Models
... The kammerlader rifles were manufactured over a period of 25 years (1842 to 1867) in a wide range of both military and civilian models ... M1842 Army kammerlader ... M1845 Navy kammerlader ...
Kammerlader - Fate of The kammerladers
... The kammerladers were phased out as more modern weapons became available — the Remington M1867, the Krag-Petersson (adopted by the Royal Norwegian Navy in 1876), and the Jarmann M1884 ... It is likely that the last of the modified naval kammerladers was not finally removed from military warehouses until after the Krag-Jørgensen was approved for use in 1894, although sources are ... Today it is hard to find a kammerlader in original condition, or indeed at all ...