Colt 175th Anniversary Single Action Army

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Summary: Colt’s description, specs, MSRP and photo for its 175th Anniversary Single Action Army revolver.

Manufacturer’s Description

Colt’s 175th Anniversary Single Action Army revolver is chambered in .45 LC and embellished in gold, by hand, one gun at a time, by the Colt Custom Shop.

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Colt has limited the production of this revolver to 175 units in each barrel length: 4.75″, 5.5″ and 7.5″.

All metal surfaces are polished and finished in Colt Royal Blue. It features the following 24 karat selective gold plating:

  • Left side of the frame: Rampant Colt;
  • Top of the backstrap: Colt Dome;
  • Right side of the frame: Serpentine Colt;
  • Backstrap: “Sam Colt” signature;
  • Left side of the barrel: Banner with the text “1836 – 175th Anniversary – 2011;” and
  • Gold scroll on the cylinder, barrel and sides of the frame.

The Specs
Caliber Capacity OAL BBL Height Width Weight
.45 LC 6 10.25″ 4.75″ n/a n/a n/a
.45 LC 6 11″ 5.5″ n/a n/a n/a
.45 LC 6 13″ 7.5″ n/a n/a n/a

MSRP: $1,580

Shop for this item at Brownells, Patriot Outfitters or Blue Ridge Firearms.

5 thoughts on “Colt 175th Anniversary Single Action Army

  1. Jed Henson

    When I type the name into Google’s search engine, I see listings at Lipsey’s and Gallery of Guns. Probably more if I dug deeper. Not sure if those places actually have it in stock, however. Looks like they’re asking $1,495. Not sure if that’s a distributor price, or retail.

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