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  1. Kansas Jake replied to the thread flintlock and a good boar.

    Those are some big nasties Howie!

    Feb 19, 2020 at 7:45 PM
  2. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Swivel barrel .58 caliber.

    That is a nice piece!

    Feb 19, 2020 at 7:35 PM
  3. Kansas Jake replied to the thread A book recommendation.

    I have your book Dutch. I still enjoy your added views you post here.

    Feb 19, 2020 at 7:34 PM
  4. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Tomahawk Handle Finish.

    Over the years I never added a finish to the handles of the hawks I throw. The handles seemed to get beat up sooner or later anyway. The...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 7:32 PM
  5. Kansas Jake replied to the thread A book recommendation.

    Keep plugging away here Dutch. We enjoy your contributions and learn too.

    Feb 19, 2020 at 2:35 AM
  6. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Stand up brass tube flask,safe on shooting bench?.

    At the range we shoot at, loading done behind the line at a bench and then capped or primed at the line. It is unlikely the brass tube...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 7:16 PM
  7. Kansas Jake liked Crow-Feather's post in the thread T/C .45 Hawken Rifle Values.

    Try to find a new 45 from the non-custom companies. Lyman, and Traditions are the last of the mass produced lower cost rifles. They do...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 6:31 PM
  8. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Barrel Length.

    I yield. :)

    Feb 18, 2020 at 1:08 AM
  9. Kansas Jake replied to the thread T/C .45 Hawken Rifle Values.

    Many more 50 calibers TCs were sold so I think you are right in the 45 being less common observation. I have a couple of 50 TC Hawkens...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 12:52 AM
  10. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Shooting the mountain pistol.

    If the bore and other parts are good, the previous owner probably did ok with care. It would be easy to overlook taking the sight apart...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 10:28 PM
  11. Kansas Jake replied to the thread High prices of gun parts.

    I doubt minimum wages have much to do with the price of our gun parts. Most machinists make much more than minimum wage. Do you want to...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:53 AM
  12. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Shooting the mountain pistol.

    I would start with the patched round balls to see what accuracy I can get. When I got in the ball park with them, then maybe try the...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:43 AM
  13. Kansas Jake replied to the thread February 2020 Postal Match Bullseye plus ring.

    I shot mine today and will have it in the mail tomorrow.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:24 AM
  14. Kansas Jake replied to the thread Front Sight Questions.

    I have used plain old white chalk on a black metal front sight to lighten it when needed. By the same token, I've used a historically...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:22 AM
  15. Kansas Jake replied to the thread SHOOTING GUN RESTR.

    Grenadier, kudos to you for assisting Dutch.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 2:09 AM
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