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      Erwan reacted to cositrike's post in the thread Cleaning between shots with Like Like.
      That’ll depend on a lot of things, including the weather. I have one rifle I can shoot all day without needing to clean, except in dry...
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      Erwan replied to the thread 1858 New Army.
      I simply give the solution used by all manufacturers and repairers since ever, after that you do what you prefer or what you think is...
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      Erwan replied to the thread 1858 New Army.
      Look how it's made (the second one is for Colt) : You don't have to weld or glue : just crimp the new spring in the slot...
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      Erwan posted the thread Just a short question in Pre-Flintlock.
      Hi, Just a short question for a short answer : doe somebody had an idea of the measurements of that kind of Japanese matchlock ? This...
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      Erwan replied to the thread 1858 New Army.
      If only the spring is broken, it is not a real problem: open a bit the slot, put off the broken part that is in the piece, replace the...
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      Erwan replied to the thread 1858 New Army.
      It is an Italian revolver I suppose... Does this revolver still have the Gardone proof mark (square with letters inside)? With only the...
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      Erwan reacted to ZUG's post in the thread Wedge stuck on an 1851 Navy with Like Like.
      Small round brass punches will only distort with your wedge being stuck fast. Either make a rectangular brass drift that will fit INTO...
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      Erwan reacted to gregdr01's post in the thread Wedge stuck on an 1851 Navy with Like Like.
      Have you tried giving it a few taps first in the *other* direction (i.e. pushing it in/tightening)? That should both free it up be...
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      Erwan replied to the thread Wedge stuck on an 1851 Navy.
      I think it too... :D :D
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      Erwan replied to the thread St. Louis Hawken recoil.
      After reading the whole thread, I think like the majority of the intervening members, a load of 50grains of Swiss fffg (powder used here...
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      Erwan reacted to 45D's post in the thread Wedge stuck on an 1851 Navy with Like Like.
      A hard plastic-face hammer (a machinest's hammer) is an excellent "wedge popper"!! It won't hurt the metal or finish. Your wedge may be...
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      Erwan reacted to Rich44's post in the thread Wedge stuck on an 1851 Navy with Like Like.
      A solid tap is what is needed. And not with wood. Use brass or bronze. Shown is the piece that goes against the wedge and the tapper I...
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      Erwan replied to the thread Round ball patch size and accuracy.
      Besides a bookish culture, what do you do? Are you a shooter? Are you a hunter? Are you so experienced in competition that you live in...
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      Minié may-be ... ? ;)
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      Perhaps the JB-Bore, the Ultrabrite toothpaste of the barrels... ;)
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