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  1. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Stuck nipple.

    With a real stubborn nipple, I've had my best luck by getting a small socket and cutting it with a dremel to fit over the nipple and...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 11:52 PM
  2. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Small game rifle options?.

    Just FYI, there is a 40 caliber Hawken for sale in the classified here. It isn't flint and is a little larger caliber, but would make a...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 11:46 PM
  3. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Butt plug wood?.

    We did a remodel job on a house built around 1900. We wanted to save the white pine trim. That stuff was hard as a rock after all the years.

    Sep 16, 2019 at 9:41 PM
  4. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Measuring group size?.

    Hanshi, calling a bad shot and adding another to a group makes sense when working up a load. You are looking for the best load or what...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 5:35 PM
  5. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Revolutionary period blankets.

    Nice, I'll trade you a JC Pennys striped one for it. You will get two more stripes.

    Sep 12, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  6. Kansas Jake liked Stophel's post in the thread Revolutionary period blankets.

    Well, I got this earlier today. What I was waiting for. A Gen-U-Wine Hudson's Bay blanket. In the coveted (at least by me) white with...

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  7. Kansas Jake liked Cruzatte's post in the thread 18th century cleanliness.

    Can you say "sponge bath?" ;)

    Sep 11, 2019 at 11:14 PM
  8. Kansas Jake liked Zonie's post in the thread Pyrodex Vs. Traditional Black.

    Have you ever actually used real black powder to prime a flintlock? I ask because even finely ground up Pyrodex just burns rapidly when...

    Sep 11, 2019 at 10:46 PM
  9. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Patches of color!.

    Most of the patches I shoot at the range are the red striped or blue striped depending on the thickness of my patch. Both are hard to...

    Sep 11, 2019 at 10:30 PM
  10. Kansas Jake liked Carbon 6's post in the thread Patches of color!.

    I have used patching of many different colors, all are hard to find, as most are covered with black soot on one side. In most cases if...

    Sep 11, 2019 at 10:27 PM
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