This be new revised version matchlock (1500-1680). This design removed the need to lower by hand a lit match into the weapon's flash pan and makes it possible to use both hands to keep a firm grip on the weapon, and, more importantly, to keep both eyes on the target.
More advanced stock design, 30 inch barrel, 62 cal., metal tipped wood ramrod, steel tiller, thumb screw to hold slow match, covered flash pan. Wood ramrod includes threaded holes to use bore brushes. Includes 5 feet of slow match. Good for Drake's Raid n' English Civil War era time period.
Redesign version has straight barrel with no flair in top of barrel which reduced the weight by almost a pound. The lock has been improve to make it more durable with a stronger return spring on serpentine as been made stronger. The tiller threads have been hardened to improve durability. the ramrod had been threaded for a cleaning jag.
• Length: 45.5", Weight: 6 lbs 9 oz.