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    I have a similar one that my sister brought me back from Egypt, I think. Never told her she was ripped off. On mine the barrel is...
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    rickystl reacted to godutch's post in the thread The Rifle Shoppe with Like Like.
    I've built three 1710 Dutch muskets going back in the 90's. I believe Lepley did those stocks back then for TRS, Colerain did the...
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    Agree with the comments above. The pistol was made as a non-shooting gun for the Tourist trade. Just a decorator souvenir. There are...
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    Thanks Jim. Actually, I spoke a bit early. At the same time I ordered the stock from TRS, I ordered an extra barrel direct from...
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    LOL. Isn't that the truth. A fellow Forum member mentioned that by now, I could have had the stock made from a blank. LOL True...
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    rickystl replied to the thread Inflation/fuel question?.
    I've always been envious of the people with the brain to hand skills, so to say. If I tried to forge a knife or tomahawk blade I would...
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    Hi Jim Yes, the Kit came with the correct Spanish miquelet lock - already assembled. Rick
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    Thanks Bruce for that info. Not aware of Dale. I'm going to first ask Brian Anderson since he already made another Spanish gun for me...
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    UPDATE: Turns out the two top screws were securely taped in bubble wrap on the inside of the box along with the original invoice. I...
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    rickystl replied to the thread Matchlock on order....
    I just posted an update on the Vendors Forum. JFYI. Rick
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    rickystl reacted to Sam squanch's post in the thread Matchlock on order... with Like Like.
    You could have carved out your stock by now, Rick....😇
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    Hi Ethan, There are some of us who try to emulate these great guns. The artistry is not dead or gone. dave
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    rickystl replied to the thread The Rifle Shoppe.
    Hello ALL. Here's an UPDATE: Well, the stock finally arrived. On Labor Day !! of all days. LOL Here are some pics.... My first...
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