Muzzle loading gun barrels manufactured by the Colerain Barrel Company are precision crafted to closely duplicate the original barrels used in Colonial America and Europe. Colerain muzzle loading barrels are made from selected 12-L-14 steel.
6 groove cut rifling. Radius Groove (round bottom)
.36, .40 are .012 deep
.45, .50, .54, .58, .62 are .016 deep
1 in 48” up to and including .40 cal.
1 in 56” for .45, .50, .54, .58 cal.
1 in 66” for .62 cal.
All of our tapered and flared (swamped) and octagonal to round (O/R) are supplied with crowned muzzles and a fitted, flared style breech plug.
Additional Services for barrels:
- We will fit a breech plug for a $20 labor charge (cost of breech plug extra).
- Patent breeches can be fitted for a $40 labor charge (cost of breech extra).
- We will cut dovetails for sights and tennons at a $10 labor charge for each slot. (You tell us where to cut them.)
Muzzle loading barrels are designed for black powder use only. The use of modern smokeless gunpowder will result in barrel failure and serious injury or death. Our barrels are designed for black powder only. Do not use black powder substitutes or smokeless powder.
Classic American Barrel $190.00
Pennsylvania Barrel $190.00
A-weight 36, 40
B-weight 40, 45, 50
C-weight 50, 54
D-weight 58, 62
|American Fowler Barrel Variants
|44 inch Rifled Barrels|
|Length / Barrel Weight
||Weight||Caliber or Gauge||Note
|44 inches / Rifled / A Weight||A||.36, .40||N/A||$212 Rifled|
|44 inches / Rifled / B Weight||B||.40, .45, .50||N/A||$212 Rifled|
|44 inches / Rifled / C Weight||C||.50, .54, .58||N/A||$212 Rifled|
|44 inches / Rifled / D Weight||D||.62||Rifled Only||$212 Rifled|
|44 inch Smoothbore Barrels|
|44 inches / Smooth / A Weight||A||.36, .40||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|44 inches / Smooth / B Weight||B||.40, .45, .50||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|44 inches / Smooth / C Weight||C||.50, .54, .58||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|44 inches / Smooth / D Weight||D||20 gauge||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|46 inches / Smooth / C and D Weight
(Special Order, call for availability.)
|C and D||20 gauge||Regular Choke||$215 Smooth|
|38 inches / Smooth / C Weight||C||.50, .54, .58||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|38 inches / Rifled / C Weight||C||.50, .54, .58||Rifled||$212 Rifled|
|38 inches / Rifled / D Weight||D||.62||Rifled Only||$212 Rifled|
|38 inch and 44 inch / Smooth / C Weight||C||20, 16 gauge||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|38 inch and 44 inch / Smooth
(1 1/4 inch in the breech, which is larger than a D weight.)
|12 gauge||Regular Choke||$200 Smooth|
|38 inch and 44 inch **Turkey Choke / C Weight||C||20 gauge only||**Turkey Choke||$212 Turkey Choke|
**Do not shoot Balls, Conicals or Slugs in Turkey Choke barrels!
They are designed for shot ONLY. The use of balls, conicals or slugs can result in barrel failure and serious injury or death.
We are happy to fill your order via telephone. We will tell you upfront if your parts are on hand, your total and when you can expect your package. Please be aware we are a family mail order business and we do not maintain a conventional store that you can visit.