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    Use of the hunting sword

    European Boar spears have a crossbar about 18" from the point. Stops the Kentukian's problem.. OLD DOG..
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    Charcoal

    Best Charcoal in UK was said to come from Alder or Willow.Hense the Alders and Willows flanking the streams used for water power close to Powder mills.. OLD DOG..
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    Charcoal

    What does the Wife(partner) say about ?? :ghostly: .O>D>?
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    Knives found in father-in-law's cabin

    My late cousins had a place like that above Lake of Bays,UP ALONG but they moved down to DOWN ALONG on the shore as they aged. Geat place to live. OLD DOG..
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    Charles Moore shotgun

    In the past I've spent happy hours with Feltwad shooting Clays at MLAGB meetings and have never noticed any sign of Autism. I've always found him to be Quite Articilate. I've also used that same load in 12 bores and it's won me several MLAIC Clay shoots over 25 years, though I tend to use...
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    Does anyone know who does charcoal bluing ??

    Hi, Tenring .If you want a Blue Dog you need an Austrailian Healer.. OLD DOG
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    Does anyone know who does charcoal bluing ??

    Sorry,I forgot the Large quantity of powdered dry lime.. O.D.
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    Does anyone know who does charcoal bluing ??

    Who Cleans their pistols in a Dishwasher. Too lazy for a bit of Dirty work?? Serves you well. O.D. Charcoal blueing is not difficult,Just time Consuming, Hot and Dusty. All you need is crushed charcoal,an airy shed,Polishing material,Tow and an iron or an old marble washstand table topand a heat...
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    UK Game Season

    Slow Gin :dunno: ?? That must be opposite to my FAST 45% Damson GIN :doh:.. Feltwad,Cheers for Xmas..OLD DOG..
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    UK Game Season

    Hey Tom, I have regularly shot Peasants with My flint guns and a W.Powell Pin fire lift lever & Adams C/F under lever unmentionable for over 1/2 a century using Black powder as have others you and I know from the MLAGB.. As far as I know there is NO restriction on the use of Smooth bore B/P Guns...
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    So, pictures of.....

    Sorry the M & the N are too close on my key pad for ancient athriticy fingers :dunno: >> OLD DOG..
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    So, pictures of.....

    Hey Brit, do you think that there may have ever been Cock Pheasant fighting for momey in the Cockpits of yore?? O.D..
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    Does anyone know who does charcoal bluing ??

    The problem here is that Old Age dosen't come on it's own, but it's definitly better than the Box!! :ghostly:. OLD DOG..
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    So, pictures of.....

    They Do Love a Good Scrat don't they.. OD..
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    English Verge Fusee pocket watch from 1797.

    Mid 18 / Early 19th century Silver wire embroidery . I still have 3 boxwood spools of 0.008" Plated Silver wire Drawn between 1760/1790 by my forebears. Interesting process. Most embroidery wire is plated - Gold or Silver on Copper. Solid Gold or Silver work harden too quickly to sew with.. The...
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