A Cylinder Change Converts Cap and Ball Revolvers from Percussion to Cartridge Now, you can switch back and forth from black powder to centerfire by changing the cylinder. The cylinder and plate fit together without screws or threads, so reloading is simple: pull the cylinder pin, drop the cylinder, and lift off the plate with your fingers. Only certified, 4150 arsenal-grade steel is used in the production of these cylinders and top-plates, to offer superior quality and strength and ensure safety and durability. Use only cowboy ammunition that does not exceed 850 FPS; never use hot or jacketed ammunition. Cowboy ammunition is produced by most manufacturers.
1860 COLT ARMY
Converts steel-frame 1860 Army revolvers by Uberti or Pietta from .44 caliber to 5-shot .45 LC cowboy ammunition. This conversion cylinder is Single Action Shooting Society (SASS)-approved for Cowboy Action Shooting with all five chambers loaded, due to the unique safety-notch design.
Uberti 1860 Army Cylinder
5 Shot - 45 LC
Exclusively from Taylor’s & Co., these conversion cylinders are manufactured to fit Remington 1858 steel-frame revolvers by Uberti® or Pietta. This 6-shot cylinder converts 1858 - .44 caliber Cap & Ball to .45 LC cowboy ammunition only. Taylor’s offers the only 6-shot 1858 Remington Conversion cylinder on the market.