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Old 09-07-2011, 02:38 AM   #7
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Default Re: The Mathew Quigley rifle

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Originally Posted by Langy View Post
It's a modified 1874 Sharps rifle in a different caliber and with a longer barrel. The stats in High-Tech don't apply.
The rifle used by Quigley is a Sharps Model 1863 (a muzzle-loader) converted at the factory to the Model 1874 configuration, using a 34" barrel and the .45-110 cartridge. Many period weapons were made this way.

Using the stats for a very fine (accurate) Model 1874 is quite applicable, until High-Tech: Adventure Guns arrives.

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