Historic Lewis & Clark Air Rifle

Lewis & Clark Girandoni Air Gun

Lewis and Clark’s secret weapon – a late 18th Century .46 cal. 20 shot repeating air rifle by Girandoni!


At a distance of 50 feet, this amazing rifle is capable of placing ten shots into a group the size of a quarter. Pretty Impressive!

Great pictures and info at the National Firearms Museum

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  1. The gentelman speaking needs to study his geography at bit. The headwaters of the Potomac are NOT in the Cascades. I think he meant the headwaters of the Columbia River.

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