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  1. Erwan

    Pyrodex P

    Thks CaptainKirk . ;)
  2. Erwan

    Pyrodex P

    Almost off-topic or off-topic: I have obtained a can of Pdex Select (rare in France, but the BP become also rare here), do you know the approximate equivalent of the index (Fg) in real black powder?
  3. Erwan

    Real linen?

    Absolutely from A to Z : ... ☺
  4. Erwan

    Real linen?

    I really don't know if the different stuff are important for you, but the linen (flax) is a bit fresher than the cotton when wearing and the sliding between the fingers is more frank than that of cotton, Advantage for the linen which is clearly more resistant in time and that is interesting for...
  5. Erwan

    Flexing a barrel

    I bent two 1777 rifle barrels like in the old days: wooden wedges and a big, heavy mallet also made of wood. I also straightened a barrel of one of my Tryon which had a nice ring (I forgot that the bullet was pushed just with the short starter and not with the ramrod :( ) and this barrel have...
  6. Erwan

    Help for old eyes

    Of course, and it just depends on the position of the observer : front of the muzzle or behind the stock... ;)
  7. Erwan

    Help for old eyes

    I'm 74 and the eyes aren't what they were, so now I use Lyman Eyepal (rifles and pistols), and it works great on my normal glasses... Eyepal® For target shooting, I have a that kind of tang sight on each rifle : Tang Sights, Vernier, Sporting, & Target - Track of the Wolf ...
  8. Erwan

    Caps

    Sorry, can't answer because I have never been there, maybe you should wait for the "macronisation" of Washington DC.... LOL . 😀
  9. Erwan

    barrels

    Ok, the rifles Traditions are made with wood coming from "Chair Wood", everybody knows that and can answer this, but the barrel are really in the line of the lot of the goods from Jukar to Traditions (Jukar, Dikar, Ardesa and Traditions are the same fabrication) : very goods barrels... I have...
  10. Erwan

    Caps

    Absurdistan is somewhere between Belgium and Spain and at the west of the Germany... You can't find it yet on Google map : the name of the country have been changed only four years ago.... 😊
  11. Erwan

    Caps

    I had posted it because I'm not a USA resident, I live in Absurdistan : 16 USD to EUR - US Dollars to Euros Exchange Rate
  12. Erwan

    Goex 4F out of Stock

    You know a priming powder that likes moisture? I'll buy it right away... 😊
  13. Erwan

    Roundballs in a Sharps

    That's normal because in that case and putting the powder in the chamber in this way you can't get a regulation of the pressure and flaming, but, other way, I know some persons shooting with round balls in paper cartridges who don't obtain excellent results in accuracy, but it is good enough for...
  14. Erwan

    Plugging muzzle for browning

    A wooden peg forced into the mouth (must be waterproof in the scratches) and another into the touch hole, you don't need more. ;)
  15. Erwan

    Caps

    I pay $18.80 for 200 caps RWS (1 box) revolver and $16.40 for 200 caps musket four wings (1 box)... Here, this is the average price (15.90€ for pistol and 13.90€ for musket)...
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