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American Derringer
Model: Lady Derringer
American Derringer Pistol Lady Derringer .45 Colt Variant-1
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Gun Dimensions Width:No Data
Length:4.8-in Height:No Data
Barrel:3-in Weight:15.5-oz
1 Variant
Gun Rankings
  • IDPA Power Factor205628
  • Recoil Factor21.46 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity2 rounds
  • ConcealabilityExcellent
  • Defense Factor75%
Gun Specifications
Produced:1990 -
Caliber:.45 Colt
Trigger:single-action (SA)
Safety:hammer block
Frame:stainless steel
Grip:synthetic ivory
Sights:blade front
Notes:breech loaded over/under barrels
American Derringer Corporation
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Gun Value
MSRP:$835.00Used Est:$615.00
Last Update:4/4/2018
About the Gun

All American Derringers are equipped with a manually operated Hammer Block type safety. The safety automatically disengages when the hammer is cocked. The Lady Derringer comes new packed in a French fitted leatherette display case.

Cartridge Specifications
Caliber: .45 Colt
Alias: .45 Long Colt
MV: From 860 to 1100 ft/sec
ME: From 355 to 537 ft-lb
WT: From 200 to 255 grains
About the Cartridge

This cartridge was adopted by the US Army in 1873 for the legendary Colt Single Action Army 'Peacemaker' revolver. This is yet another cartridge that was originally a black-powder design. This cartridge is still very popular today, used in many derringers and cowboy action revolvers.

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