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  1. plmeek replied to the thread flint lock pistols.

    Lonesome, you don't have too many choices. For factory guns, search Traditions and Pedersoli flintlock pistols. They have several...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 5:14 PM
  2. plmeek replied to the thread Original 18th century Virginia Rifle.

    Chapter 18 of Rifles of Colonial America, Vol II by George Shumway has a good discussion on this. What Dave is saying and what Shumway...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 5:24 PM
  3. plmeek replied to the thread Original 18th century Virginia Rifle.

    Thanks, Dave. At least the Jud Brennan rifle looks related, even though it's probably a contemporary interpretation. The engraving is...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 5:18 AM
  4. plmeek replied to the thread Original 18th century Virginia Rifle.

    Stophel, could you have meant the carving rather than the engraving? Does anyone have pictures of the J Newcomer signed rifle that is...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 9:18 PM
  5. plmeek replied to the thread Rifling bench.

    It appears you have answered your own question. Steve Bookout's and Alan Neubauer's book on how to make and use a traditional rifling...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 3:48 PM
  6. plmeek attached a file to the thread seeking info/ pictures of this J. S. Hawken half stock rifle.

    Thank you, Herb, for taking the time and making the effort to go to MHS and examine and photograph this important rifle and share the...

    MHS - cheekpiece inlay.jpg 78_08 BR Baird-Webber J&S Hawken_crop.jpg 78_09 BR Baird-Webber J&S Hakwen article.jpg Feb 15, 2020
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