Navy Arms Schofield Single Action Revolver in .45LC 7” Barrel

SOLD FOR: $920

WOA#: WY240226SP024

Make: Uberti

Model: Schofield

Serial Number: 1332

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: .45 LC

Action Type: Single Action top Break Revolver

Markings:  The left side of the barrel is marked, “CAL 45 LC. / NAVY ARMS CO. RIDGEFIELD N. A. UBERTI MADE IN ITALY” the right side is marked, “SCOFIELD’S PATS JUNE 20TH 71 APR 22ND 73” The serial is on the butt with, “US” The grips have “1877” with “LW / DAL” carved in the wood.

Barrel Length: 7″

Sights/Optics: The front sight is a half moon brass front sight. The rear is a V-notch rear sight.

Stock Configuration and Condition: The grips are two-piece wood grips with thumb scallops. The butt of the grip has some nicks and faint scratches. There are no chips or cracks. Overall the panels are in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Blued/Case Color

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. There is a light turn line. There are small specks of rust over the entire gun. The serrations on the hammer spur are sharp. The markings are clear, the screw heads are sharp. Overall this pistol is in Very Good Condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The cylinder locks with only light play on each chamber. The hammer is smooth. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork, and Accessories: None.

Our Assessment: The Navy Arms Schofield Single Action Revolver in .45LC is a modern reproduction of the iconic Smith & Wesson Schofield revolver, which was originally designed in the late 19th century. Manufactured by Navy Arms, this revolver faithfully replicates the classic design and functionality of the original Schofield model.

One of the distinctive features of the Schofield revolver is its top-break action, which allows the shooter to quickly and easily eject spent cartridges and load fresh rounds. This design was innovative for its time and offered significant advantages in terms of speed and efficiency during reloading.

The Navy Arms Schofield revolver often features a blued finish and walnut grips, maintaining the classic aesthetics of the original model. It is available in various barrel lengths, typically ranging from 5 to 7 inches, catering to different preferences for balance and handling.

Whether used for target shooting, cowboy action shooting, or simply as a collector’s piece, the Navy Arms Schofield Single Action Revolver in .45LC embodies the heritage and legacy of the Old West, while also providing modern shooters with a reliable and enjoyable firearm experience. -R.E.

Navy Arms Schofield Single Action Revolver in .45LC 7” Barrel
Navy Arms Schofield Single Action Revolver in .45LC 7” Barrel