The 1792 Contract Rifle was the newly formed US Government's first contracted military weapon. These rifles were supplied by several gun makers with as many variations. Some of these guns were later refitted with 1803 US gov't stamped locks.
It is believed these guns accompanied Lewis & Clark in their historic expedition.
View of patchbox and push button latch release. Standard features on the 1792 Contract rifle
Left handed version also avaiable
Example of stamped 1803 Lock. Unstamped locks are also avaiable.
There are several added cost options reflected in the price.
1792 Contract Rifle pricing includes the
2 Piece patchbox w/ pushbutton release, ramrod entry pipe, and nose cap