1873 Taylor’s Trapper .357 Mag. 18” Octagonal, Blue Finish with Case Hardened Frame

Features: Blue finish with case hardened frame. Available with either checkered pistol-grip or straight stock, this lightweight gun allows faster movement on target groups. It features a tapered, octagonal barrel and holds 10 rounds of .38 Sp. and .45 LC ammunition, as required for SASS competition.
Item Number 2012
$1,400.00

Availability: In stock

 
The 1866 was already quite popular when the smaller, yet quite similar 1873 model was released. It became an immediate favorite. The Winchester Repeating Arms Company may have thought that domestic military sales would make up most of the orders for the firearm, but in fact, civilian sales and international military purchases were what brought in profit that year. In that day, the 1873 was the first lever action available with a broad variety of options. Today, an array of options is still offered on fine reproduction models by Taylor’s & Company.

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After first match! Review by 2 Gun Ramos
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Took it to first match. Worked like a charm. Action is very nice and have not slicked it up yet. I may consider leaving it in stock condition. I once had an original Winchester 1873. This one is a lot nicer. These guns are truly a work of art. Now is my favorite rifle. (Posted on 8/2/2016)
A beautiful rifle! Review by 2 gun Ramis
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I was looking to buy the straight stock version of this rifle, but when the guy at Reeds in San Jose showed me the pistol grip version they had, I baggy if on the spot. The workmanship was first class all the way. The wood on this particular gun had tiger striping that was just beautiful. Looks like a custom stock. It was much nicer than the one they had on the Comanchero they had for a lot more. The action is not as nice as the Comanchero, but once I slick it up and put a short throw kit in it will will be a much nicer gun for less. A lot better looking than the current Winchester. I can't wait to pick it up and start shooting. (Posted on 6/17/2016)

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Product Specs

Item Number 2012
Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price $1,400.00
Barrel Length 18 Inch Octagonal
Caliber .357Mag
Capacity 10
Weight 7.39 lbs
Finish Blue Finish with Case Hardened Frame
Grip/Stock Walnut Checkered Pistol Grip
Manufacturer Uberti
Sights Buckhorn Rear Sight, Blade Front Sight
Overall Length 36.87 Inches
Action Version No