American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon

American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon

American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon
Authentic Replica American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon. Mostly employed in the period of the American Civil War, Dahlgren guns were muzzle loading naval artillery designed by and named after, Rear Admiral John A. Dahlgren's design philosophy evolved from an accidental explosion of a 32-pounder that actually killed a gunner.

Dahlgren thought that a safer, the more powerful naval cannon could be designed by simply applying more scientific design criteria. Dahlgren guns were designed with a smooth curved shape, equalizing strain and concentrating more of the weight of the metal in the gun breech to keep the gun from bursting. This miniature cannon reproduction of the famed 12 Pounder cannon is truly a distinctive display piece for your home or office.

Features include a wood carriage, 6 metal rimmed wheels, and a detachable ram and powder rod. It's 7.5 cast metal barrel can be removed from the carriage for closer inspection.

Detachable ram and powder rod. Dimensions: 15" x 10" x 6.

This replica gun contains the colored markings required by law, including a permanently attached orange plug. DO NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES remove, alter, obscure, or otherwise change the appearance of the colored tip at the barrel end of the replica gun. The item can't be converted to shoot a lethal projectile. Non-firing Guns should ONLY be used in the home as scale model displays, as collector's items, or for theatrical or training purposes.

They should ALWAYS be used under the supervision of a responsible adult. They should NEVER be carried on the street, pointed at anyone, hidden on your person, or left carelessly in your car DO NOT leave them where they are accessible to unsupervised children or irresponsible adults. ALL CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING COMPLIANCE WITH ANY APPLICABLE LAWS OR RESTRICTIONS AT THE POINT OF DESTINATION. PLEASE CHECK LOCAL LAWS PRIOR TO ORDERING. DO NOT let children play with these items. DO NOT point these items at other people, even as a joke. It could cause alarm or be seen as a threat, with serious or even deadly consequences.

AVOID excessive dry-firing as this may cause breakage. To avoid mechanical failures, keep them clean and lightly lubricated. Release, Assumption of Risk, Waiver of Liability, and Indemnity Agreement. Please check your local law. The item "American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon" is in sale since Friday, April 08, 2016.

This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Miniatures". The seller is "apexgift" and is located in GA. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Taiwan, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras.
American Civil War 15 Miniature Replica 12 Pounder Naval Artillery Cannon