- Gated Konverter
- Installation Required
- No Need To Remove Konverter to Load & Unload
- .38 Special (.38SP, .38LC or .38Short)
- .38 Heeled Base
- 6 Shot
- Steel Frame Guns Only
- Low Velocity Ammo
$352.00 – $642.00
These Konverters are used on the Steel Frame Uberti or Pietta 1851 Navy and 1861 Navy in .36cal. Please use low velocity, Black Powder or Cowboy Action ammo only. Brass frame revolvers should NOT be used with this Konverter.
The .38 Special Kirst Konverter (with 0.358″ diameter throat): Will handle standard .38 Special, .38 Long Colt and .38 Short Colt, not exceeding 1.425″ in overall length. NOTE: Will not accept .38 S&W Short cartridges, .38 S&W Long cartridges or .38 caliber heeled Base Bullets!
The .38 Heeled Base Kirst Konverter (with 0.375″ throat diameter), add for this $30.00 option: The .38 Heeled Base Kirst Konverter is available for those wishing to load and shoot historically accurate Heeled Base lead bullets in their 1851, 1861 Colt Navy Revolvers. (Will not accept .38S&W). This model Konverter is only needed is you load and shoot .38 caliber Heeled Base lead bullets.
These are Gated Konverters so with the Frame Modification (Opening the Recoil Shield) you can Load and Unload with The Konverter Installed.
No Installation, Standard Installation (+$125), Installation plus Action job (+$260)
.38 Special, .38 Heeled Base (+$30)