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This Porter Turrent Rifle is Something You Would Never Want to Fire

Have you ever witnessed a Porter Turrent Rifle?

Well this revolving rifle had a cylinder that was not the safest idea ever devised.

Watch as Ian from Forgotten Weapons examines the ultra odd and dangerous Porter Turrent Rifle.

Well the Porter Turrent rifle just might get the award for the oddest rifle ever invented.

While there were more than a few revolving rifles made back in the past, the Porter Turrent Rifle was quite different. The cylinder was mounted to the side of the rifle the shooter had loaded chambers facing backwards when firing. A chain fire from any of the non-forward facing cylinder chambers could be disastrous.

Just when you think you have witnessed all of the oddest and just downright weird firearms ever invented Ian from Forgotten Weapons unveils another one.

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This Porter Turrent Rifle is Something You Would Never Want to Fire