Where can I learn more about CMS? - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 02-23-2013, 04:15 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: On the golden coast of Michigan
Posts: 918
• Horses: 3
Where can I learn more about CMS?

I've actually been interested in CMS for a while.
I can't seem to find anything around my area where I can participate.

I would really like to know what kind of gun they use, where I can find a show around me, etc.


For the wretched of the earth there is a flame that never dies.
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
TheAQHAGirl is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 02-25-2013, 07:43 PM
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: nc
Posts: 1,349
• Horses: 0
The gun has to be a single action revolver. That is the only thing I know for sure. There are a few companies that make these. Uberti( Italian) pietta( Italian) ruger vaquero or new vaquero( American)USFA( American) EAA Bounty hunter( German) or if you have alot of money to burn a real colt ( American). Also heritage manufacturing makes a colt clone. It is pietta parts finished and assembled in the US. There are several companies that sell ubertis under their name. Cimmiron, Taylor's , stoeger but they are all just ubertis with a little extra work on the actions and things like that.
I believe the gun has to be in 45 Colt but don't quote me on that.
Fort fireman is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 03-01-2013, 02:45 AM
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 356
• Horses: 0
Originally Posted by TheAQHAGirl View Post
I've actually been interested in CMS for a while.
I can't seem to find anything around my area where I can participate.

I would really like to know what kind of gun they use, where I can find a show around me, etc.

Where are you located? I could find out the nearest club for you.

The guns used are single action revolvers with fixed sights. The wording is a little more complicated, but that's the gist of it. It also has to be .45 colt caliber. That's because the club/event producer provides all the blank ammo used at any event.

Ruger Vaquero, Ruger Montatdo, Taylor's Runnin' Iron, Colt SAA (single action army) or any Colt SAA clone/replica made by another company is allowed. There are more choices, but these are the simplest and most popular.
Tazmanian Devil is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What to learn? Lexiie English Riding 3 10-09-2012 07:54 PM
I Need to Learn Everything... Now!! XxHunterJumperxX Horse Showmanship 7 08-13-2010 01:59 PM
Since I'm here to learn... meaganwas Horse Training 5 02-14-2007 12:57 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome