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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Use of the hunting sword.
    An outfit called the Rifle Shoppe in Oklahoma had parts for the making of a hunting short sword. Looked like casting of a truncated...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Jeremiah Johnson's Knife.
    Many early, original and later Bowies were guardless. Check with Bowie Knife Collectors Association, Norman Flayderman's book and other...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Flintlock First Firing.
    Good suggestions on keeping eyes protected and open. I used to grind my 3F in a wooden mortar and pestle for priming powder...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Books on Knives.
    Anything from Museum of the Fur Trade Great. Volume 2 - Gun accessories and Hand Weapons just came out but cost $115.00. Jim Gordon...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Raw black English flint.
    A pointed hammer annealed softer is used by the professionals instead of elk or other antler. There are old films of the Brandon...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Help for old eyes.
    So before getting custom eyeglasses made what if you shoot ml rifles with all different barrel lengths and different distances from tang...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Greetings from Colorado!.
    I talked to new owner of Mountain Man. Met him years ago at a Western National Rendezvous. The club in Masonville I belong to sells...
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    In Colorado during archery and muzzle loading season it can get very warm. Certain game management units require the head to be...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Using a Patch Knife..
    All my patch knives have only a single bevel and the other side of the blade is flat. Do you guys cut the cloth towards or aways from...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Greetings from Colorado!.
    Birddog1911, Are you in Colorado now? Colorado State Muzzle Loading Association has a newsletter with names and locations of state...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Forgot to wash ticking.
    I recently shopped at Joann fabric for blue pillow ticking. The stuff was India was heavily sized and stiff. The made in China fabric...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Pillow ticking ?.
    I used to buy pre cut .020" patches to work out patch/ball combinations. The blue and white pillow ticking mikes (micrometer) out to...
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    Two what if's. What if there was enough time to reload while the doe's ear was pinned to a tree? Throw ball onto palm of hand, cover...
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    Any good references on the estimated range that Timothy Murphy hit General Simon Fraser at Saratoga or Freeman's Farm or where ever...
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    beardedhorse replied to the thread Hawker nipple issue- help.
    Don't remember all the hyped stainless steel nipples out the last several decades. Spitfire was one. If you have a breech design...
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