PCCS Western Gun Stats



N.B. For RPG use only. Any similarities between weapons in this article and actual historical weapons are purely coincidental, although desirable.

Revolvers

Colt

  • "Open-Top" Army and Navy Models


    Colt 1860 Army

    Colt Model 1851 Navy .38 (1866)
    Rechambered Civil War Cap&Ball
    L 14    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.8   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.0     .9     .8     .6      .5     .2     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     2       1      1      (1)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 36   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .03                                                                                   
                           BA     38      28     19     10      5      -5     -10    -14     
    KD 2                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Colt Model 1860 Army .44rf (1866)
    Rechambered Civil War Cap&Ball
    L 14    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.7   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.2     1.1    1.0    .7      .6     .3     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      (1)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 36   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .04                                                                                   
                           BA     38      28     19     10      5      -5     -10    -14     
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Colt Model 1872 Army .44rf
    L 13    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.8   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.2     1.1    1.0    .7      .6     .3     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      (1)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .04                                                                                   
                           BA     40      30     21     12      7      -3     -8     -12     
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


  • Colt Single-Action Army


    Colt 1873

    Colt Model 1873 Single Action Army .44 Russian
    L 11    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.5   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.3     1.2    1.1    .8      .7     .3     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6                                                                                    
    AW .04                                                                                   
                           BA     46      36     26     18      13     4      -2     -6      
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Colt Model 1873 Single Action Army .45 long Colt
    Cavalry length
    L 13    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.6   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.6     1.5    1.3    1.0     .8     .4     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     4       3      3      2       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     43      33     24     15      10     1      -5     -9      
    KD 5                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


  • Double-Action


    Colt Model 1877 Thunderer .41 long Colt
    L 9     1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.3   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.0     .9     .8     .6      .5     .2     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     2       2      1      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 1   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6                                                                                    
    AW .03                                                                                   
                           BA     43      33     23     15      10     1      -5     -9      
    KD 3                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Remington


    Remington 1875

    Remington New Model Army .44rf (1866)
    Rechambered Civil War Cap&Ball
    L 14    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.7   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.2     1.1    1.0    .7      .6     .3     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      (1)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 36   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .04                                                                                   
                           BA     38      28     19     10      5      -5     -10    -14     
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Remington 1875 .44-40 WCF
    L 11    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.5   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.7     1.6    1.3    1.0     .8     .4     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     4       4      3      (2)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6                                                                                    
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     40      30     20     12      7      -3     -8     -12     
    KD 5                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Smith & Wesson


    Smith & Wesson Schofield

    S&W Model #3 Russian .44 Russian (1871)
    L 12    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.5   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.4     1.3    1.1    .8      .7     .3     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 15   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .04                                                                                   
                           BA     46      36     27     18      13     4      -2     -6      
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    S&W Model #3 Schofield .45 S&W (1875)
    L 11    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.4   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.5     1.4    1.2    .9      .7     .4     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 15   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6                                                                              
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     43      33     23     15      10     1      -5     -9      
    KD 5                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    S&W New Model #3 Frontier .44-40 WCF (1880)
    L 12    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.7   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.7     1.6    1.4    1.1     .9     .4     .2     .1      
            3  -10         DC     4       4      3      (2)     (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)
    RT 15   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     40      30     20     12      7      -3     -8     -12      
    KD 5                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    



    Carbines & Rifles


    Springfield Trapdoor Carbine

    Springfield Model 1873 Carbine .45-70 Gov.
    L 41    1  -22         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 7.0   2  -12  LRN    Pen    7.4     7.1    6.7    6.0     5.4    3.9    2.7    1.9     
            3   -9         DC     9       9      9      9       9      7      (5)    (2)     
    RT  6   4   -7                                                                           
    ROF -   5   -6                                                                           
            6   -5                                                                           
    Cap 1   7   -4                                                                           
    AW .07  8   -3                                                                           
            9   -2         BA     57      48     38     31      26     16     10     6       
    KD 14  10   -1         TOF                                                               
    
    


    Winchester 1873

    Winchester Model 1873 Carbine .44-40 WCF
    The data in the PCCS Wild West Weapon Data Suplement for the 1873 and 1866 Winchesters is more appropriate for the 44 inch rifle versions. This would be my suggestion for the 1873 carbine:
    L 38    1  -22         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 8.0   2  -12  LRN    Pen    2.3     2.2    1.9    1.4     1.2    .6     .3     .1      
            3   -9         DC     6       5      4      3       (2)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 40   4   -7                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -6                                                                           
            6   -5                                                                           
    Cap 12  7   -4                                                                           
    AW .04  8   -3                                                                           
            9   -2         BA     43      34     24     16      11     1      -4     -8      
    KD 6   10   -1         TOF                                                               
    
    



    The Reduced Loads of the Cavalry

    Colt Model 1873 Single Action Army
    Load reduced from 40 grains to 28 grains

    L 13    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.6   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.2     1.1    1.0    .7      .6     .3     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 24   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     43      33     24     15      10     1      -5     -9      
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    S&W Model #3 Schofield
    Same load as Colt SAA (not interchangeable)
    L 13    1  -17         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 2.8   2  -11  LRN    Pen    1.2     1.1    1.0    .7      .6     .3     .1     .1      
            3  -10         DC     3       3      2      1       (1)    (1)    (1)    (1)     
    RT 15   4   -9                                                                           
    ROF 2   5   -8                                                                           
            6   -7                                                                           
    Cap 6   7   -6                                                                           
    AW .05                                                                                   
                           BA     43      33     24     15      10     1      -5     -9      
    KD 4                   TOF                                                               
    
    
    


    Springfield Model 1873 Carbine
    Load reduced from 70 grains to 55 grains
    L 41    1  -22         Hex    10      20     40     70      100    200    300    400     
    W 7.0   2  -12  LRN    Pen    5.8     5.6    5.2    4.7     4.3    3.0    2.2    1.5     
            3   -9         DC     9       9      9      8       8      6      (4)    (2)     
    RT  6   4   -7                                                                           
    ROF -   5   -6                                                                           
            6   -5                                                                           
    Cap 1   7   -4                                                                           
    AW .07  8   -3                                                                           
            9   -2         BA     57      48     38     31      26     16     10     6       
    KD 12  10   -1         TOF