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    Should we allow peeps in the general contests I run?

    Here is another option i use when forced to use Regular Open sights, this Works Extremely well for me! I didn’t Buy these, i made my own :) http://www.eyepalusa.com/
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    Should we allow peeps in the general contests I run?

    necchi Say’s it the best I’ve seen here, and how i would word it. I am a dedicated Peep Sight Shooter, my eyes simply do not play well with regular open sights anymore, if it weren’t for my Peep sights I could NEVER shoot like i do. I feel they are an unfair advantage when compared to Regular...
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    anybody here interested in in a preengraved cast boolit or round ball?

    Paper Patch Bullets accounted for HUGE numbers of Buffalo, I wasn’t there, but I’ve read a Lot about it.
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    Help with refinishing my muzzle crown

    That Crown looks REALLY Good!
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    Navy Arms “Hawken Hunter” .58 Cal

    Lyman book describes Val Forgett, owner of Navy Arms as shooting 180gr of 3FFF behind the 610 gr minnie (Lyman 577611) They got consistent 4.5" groups at 100 yards. See page 20 in this book for the entire six page story. They got elephants, hippos, wildebeest, sable, cape buffalo, lions...
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    Navy Arms “Hawken Hunter” .58 Cal

    It takes a Large 5/16-24 Nipple, it came with a Musket Nipple. I ended up buying a few spares for it, made By Treso, Both Musket, and No. 11 Nipples Beside a 1/4-28
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    Navy Arms “Hawken Hunter” .58 Cal

    Anyone have one of these .58 Cal Hawken Hunter’s made by Navy Arms? I bought this rifle last year in a Pawn shop, it belonged to the owners friend whom had passed away, the Rifle was Brand new unfired. It is a 3 Groove 1:60 Twist, I need to get this Gun out and Try Some Patched Roundball in it...
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    WANTED Make me a primitive peep tang sight?

    Them are really neat ideas above!! I seen a Neodymium Magnet with a Peep hole in it attached to a Rear Sight on another forum, If a Person just thinks about stuff like this you can get fairly creative!
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    SOLD Green Mountain LRH 50 caliber, blued steel

    Congrats edmelott! One of the Very best Muzzleloader bullet Barrels ever made in my opinion, Enjoy it! I will gladly help you get the Most out of it
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    Recovered papers, they end up 10-15 Yards out, or there close abouts. Easily Found, unless it’s Windy :)
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    Them 2 Bullets have sure been Good to ya Ron!!
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    I shoot Both, Paper Patch is actually what got me in to this Hobby, I watched a Video of Idahoron Shooting 300 Yards, And I had to do it! While I REALLY enjoy Shooting my Numerous Paper Patch bullets on Target, that is kinda where they stay for me, My Shooting bench, A controlled environment...
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    I hear ya Ron! I have always said, these Poor Ole Muzzleloaders have a REALLY hard time finding a Good Home!
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    That is a good looking Bullet Zonie!! Idahoron Told me about using Chapstick on the patch at one time just before he loaded. All of my Patching is done dry, and Shot Dry, i have Several Grease Groove bullets of Correct PP Diameter that i had made for it, No Lube of any kind is used
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    Paper patch and grease groove bullets

    The paper i use, I have 4 Reams of this Old 25% Cotton stuff, it measure 0.002 single
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