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LB1/210073

1763 Leger/1766 Charleville Rifle Flintlock 44-11/16" .69

The new gun was found too heavy and was replaced after only three years by the 1766 Model, promoted by M. de Montbeillard, inspector of the Manufacturer of Saint-Etienne, built in more of 150,000 units until 1769. After this date it has been replaced by the Model 1770/71 and the muskets given back from the soldiers have been used in 1775 when the American Independence War started and France distributed numerous 1766 muskets to the troops of the new born United States of America.
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This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

In 1763 France adopted a new infantry musket to answer the needs of an accelerated fire coming from the war tactics developed during the Seven Years War. The new gun was found too heavy and was replaced after only three years by the 1766 Model, promoted by M. de Montbeillard, insector of the Manufacturer of Saint-Etienne, built in more of 150,000 units until 1769. After this date it has been replaced by the Model 1770/71 and the muskets given back from the soldiers have been used in 1775 when the American independence War started and France distributed numerous 1766 muskets to the troops of the new born United States of America.
More Information
SKU LB1/210073
MSRP 1820.64
Weight (LB) 10.13
Action Type Single shot
Barrel Contour Round
Barrel Finish White steel
Barrel Length (in) 44.69"
Buttplate/Pad White steel
Caliber .69
Capacity 1
Front Sight Fixed blade on the front barrel band
Forend Finish Walnut
Hand Dominance RH
Ignition Type Flintlock
New Arrival Product No
Manufacturer Pedersoli
UPC 8029874001823
FFL Dealer Required No
Overall Length (in) 59.13"
Rear Sight None
Recommended Bullet/Shot 0.675 round ball
Recommended Patch/Wad 0.007" thick
Recommended Powder Load 70-100 grains of blackpowder
Stock Finish Walnut
Taylor Tuning Option Taylor tuning not available
Trigger Type & Pull Single trigger
Triggerguard Finish White steel