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  1. Ames replied to the thread 2019 muzzle loader deer..

    NICE SHOT!

    Nov 22, 2019 at 4:26 PM
  2. Ames liked hanshi's post in the thread Goex vs Schuetzen.

    If Graf's powder is now made by Goex, that's another reason, IMHO, to get a shipment of it next time. I don't need one hole accuracy at...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:44 PM
  3. Ames replied to the thread hunting with a flintlock.

    I leave it alone. Don't care about rain or snow or damp. Use a cows knee! Change out the prime every day. The rest I leave to fate. Or...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:25 PM
  4. Ames liked hanshi's post in the thread hunting with a flintlock.

    I keep the gun loaded until it gets fired; that is often through an entire season if more than one gun is used. If it gets wet or damp...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:20 PM
  5. Ames liked Baxter's post in the thread Round Ball weight.

    Never used a thermometer, never liked AL blocks, always used a quality steel single cavity block and, like longcruise, dipped my steel...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:14 PM
  6. Ames replied to the thread FOR SALE Vintage percussion cap tins.....full of vintage caps!.

    Going once............

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:10 PM
  7. Ames replied to the thread So I have all this lead shot?.

    I thought all I needed was more vitamin Pb. I was way wrong.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 11:05 PM
  8. Ames replied to the thread November 2019 shoot: X marks the spot.

    I think it's on for this Saturday.

    Nov 20, 2019 at 5:22 PM
  9. Ames replied to the thread FOR SALE Vintage percussion cap tins.....full of vintage caps!.

    If you dump out the caps I may be interested in the tins............

    Nov 20, 2019 at 3:28 PM
  10. Ames replied to the thread So I have all this lead shot?.

    Get rid of it for health reasons. I squirreled away lead every chance I got. Melted it into ingots. Pilled the ingots into a milk crate...

    Nov 19, 2019 at 2:07 PM
  11. Ames replied to the thread ML round ball bench postal?.

    Back to the original question. Not really. I'm shooting off hand for fun.

    Nov 19, 2019 at 10:55 AM
  12. Ames replied to the thread Goex vs Schuetzen.

    They all kill the paper targets I aim at.

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:11 PM
  13. Ames replied to the thread Needing help please oh I know it is the serial number don't start with a k so it's not a kit.

    Pick your photo, go to edit on your computer, edit the size down and it will post.

    Nov 16, 2019 at 6:37 PM
  14. Ames replied to the thread New flintlock.

    Gotta take her out and dirty up that brass!;)

    Nov 16, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  15. Ames replied to the thread Goex vs Schuetzen.

    I was afraid to try Grafs powder at first. Thought it would be like store brand coffee. For general backyard shooting it has been fine....

    Nov 15, 2019


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