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Colt Lightning Magazine Large Frame Rifles and Carbines

The large frame Colt Lightning Magazine Rifles and Carbines were basically the same as the medium and small frame but with some internal differences to accept the larger cartridges. Both rifle and carbine were chambered for 38-56-255, 40-60-260, 45-60-300, 45-85-285, and 50-95-300 Express Caliber.
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Colt Lightning Magazine Medium Frame Rifles and Carbines

The first model of the Colt Lightning Magazine Rifles and Carbines with a slide action was a medium frame and was produced in 1883. This model is easy to identify, as it has no dust cover and is fitted with a safety bolt locking device that is operated with a lever in a slot in the forward part of the trigger guard.
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Colt Lightning Magazine Small Frame Rifle

The small frame Colt Lightning Magazine Rifles were produced from 1887 to 1904. They were chambered for 22 Caliber and accepted long, short, or a combination of long and short cartridges. The small frame had basically the same slide action as the medium frame but with internal differences in construction and loading.
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Colt Pocket Model 1865 of Navy Caliber Percussion Revolver

The re-classified Colt Pocket Model 1865 of Navy Caliber percussion revolver or Pocket Navy was previously known to collectors as the "Model of 1853" or the "Model 1862 Pocket Navy". It is now more correctly termed as the heading or as the "Pocket Model of Navy Caliber" or merely "Pocket Navy."
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