Colt 1862 Navy
The Colt 1862 Navy, also known as "Pocket Navy" model, is a pocket revolver, based on the Colt 1851 Navy design. Although similar to Model 1851, it is smaller, in particular having a 5-round cylinder. It should not be confused with the "Pocket Police" model, produced in the same period, which differed in the shape of the frame.
(1862 - 1873)
- Type: Revolver
- Caliber(s): .36 Caliber
- Weight: 1.5 lbs (0.68 kg)
- Length: 11 in (27.9 cm)
- Barrel length(s): 4.5 in (11.4 cm), 5.5 in (14.0 cm), 6.5 in (16.5 cm)
- Capacity: 5-shot cylinder
- Fire Modes: Single-Action
The Colt 1862 Navy Revolver is used by the following actors in the following movies and television series:
|The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James||Charley Ford||1986|
|Quigley Down Under||A Bad Guy||1990|
Modification variant with conversion for metal cartridges, usually of .38 caliber. It is worth noting that not all of Colt pocket revolvers, converted for cartridges, were equipped with an ejector.
|The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance||Jimmy Stewart||Ransom "Rance" Stoddard||1962|
|Will Penny||Anthony Zerbe||Dutchy||1968|
|The Apple Dumpling Gang||Tim Conway||Amos Tucker||nickel finish, ivory grips, ejector||1975|
- Colt's Manufacturing Company - A list of all firearms manufactured by Colt.