.50 cal. Kentucky Rifle Kit

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TraditionsTM Build - it - Yourself Rifle Kit.

I've always loved working with my hands. And now, with a little help from my friends at Traditions,™ I can use my hands to craft a piece of history! And so can you. Sold only as a complete kit, this Build-It-Yourself Rifle lets you build a classic, right-handed, percussion-cap long barrel.

33 1/2" white octagonal (un-blued) barrel with 1:66" rifled twist. Ready-to-finish hardwood stock. Solid brass furniture. Has a V-type mainspring. Fixed rear sight, blade front sight. Finished Rifle is 49" long overall and weighs 7 lbs.

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.50 cal. Kentucky Rifle Kit is rated 4.4167 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent learning device This kit went together smoothly and in a minimum of time.The wood was easy to sand and the metal parts fit together with a minimum of effort. The Kentucky Rifle kit is beautiful when completed.
Date published: 2015-01-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 5 Stars for Kit; 3 for Sportsmans. Nice price. Slow to send(over a week-usually much faster). Poorly packed, packaging damaged in shipping(this has always been a problem).
Date published: 2014-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The kit was here super fast, all in great shape. It looks really nice, I have already opened the package and started sanding and fitting everything. It looks like it is going to be a lot of fun to build. Thank-you Sportsmans Guide.
Date published: 2013-11-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Looking though the blister pack, I can say this so far: The kit looks good and will make a good project. However, it looks like it will take more sanding/shaping than I had anticipated to match the contours of the stock with the brass butt stock trim. I'm weary of the trigger guard; due to others having issues with this part, and, there being visible defects in the metal that may make it weaker and require much care to avoid breakage. I expect to have to get a replacement part from Traditions.
Date published: 2013-08-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have one just like this, this is for a friend who liked mine.
Date published: 2013-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great kit. Went together fairly easily, with some fitting. Quality firearm. Looking forward to more kits.
Date published: 2012-10-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from real nice kit for the price
Date published: 2012-07-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have three of the traditions rifles. This kit was fun to work on and produced an excellent rifle.
Date published: 2012-02-10
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<!--begin-bvseo-questions--> <!--begin-questions--> <div id="bvseo-questionsSection"> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1445326"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> Why can this not be sent to New York....the only limitation is supposed to be New York City. </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Buck</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1703368"> We would like to work with you one on one with this issue. Please contact us at 1-800-888-5222 M-F 7am-7pm CST, or email us at custserv@sportsmansguide.com, and we will respond as soon as possible. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-03-03</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1431627"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> How hard is it to assemble the 50 caliber Kentucky rifle? What tools are needed </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Paul M</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1689624"> We have not heard of any problems from our customers regarding the difficulty of assembly. You will need wood files, a vise, wood carving tools such as Chisels and Dremel tools, a cordless drill, sandpaper, emery cloth, steel wool, bluing kit, wood putty, stock finishing kit, goggles, and latex gloves to finish this. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1424710"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> Do you carry the traditions flintlock Kentucky rifle </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: otiacri</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1680896"> Sorry, no. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1421683"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> Are sights included? </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Joe2580</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1677997"> This item comes with front bead and rear fixed drift sights. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1416928"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> can this item be shipped to New York </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Butch1054</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1673633"> Unfortunately, we are unable to ship this item to New York. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-01-26</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1379487"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> It looks like the barrel has to be blued as well.  Is this correct? </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Gary</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1661842"> Actually to be historically correct it must be browned, it just looks more accurate to do it that way <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Antonicola</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1345861"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> Am I able to order stock (2 pieces) Kentucky Long Rifle from Sportsman&apos;s Guide? </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: dick</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1601004"> No, we only sell this item as a complete kit. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="1335540"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> Is this a flintlock or percussion cap rifle? </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Tom3</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="1582441"> It is a percussion cap rifle. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Customer Service</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-02-22</div> </div> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript"> if (document.getElementById('bvseo-questionsSection')) { document.getElementById('bvseo-questionsSection').style.display = 'none'; } </script> <!--end-questions--><ul id="BVSEO_meta" style="display:none!important"> <li data-bvseo="bvDateModified">2015-03-05T23:09CST</li> <li data-bvseo="ps">bvseo_cps, prod_bvqa, vn_cps_3.1.1</li> <li data-bvseo="cp">cp_1, bvpage1</li> <li data-bvseo="co">co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_8</li> <li data-bvseo="cf">loc_en_US, sid_43197, PRD, sort_recentAnswersFirst</li> <li data-bvseo="diagnostics">clientName_sportmansguide</li></ul><!--end-bvseo-questions--><!--BVSEO|dz:Main_Site-en_US|sdk:v1.0.7.0-n|msg:timer 46ms -->
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