rodwha's Recent Activity

Help Support Muzzle Loading Forum by donating:

  1. rodwha liked longcruise's post in the thread carrying the percussion handgun.

    "Do you load all 6 cylinders if you have "in-between" notches to lower the hammer on" I always carried mine with one empty chamber but...

    IMG_5928.JPG IMG_5929.JPG Dec 12, 2019 at 5:39 PM
  2. rodwha liked Grenadier1758's post in the thread carrying the percussion handgun.

    I use the leather loop to secure the hammer. It may not be entirely period correct, but it keeps the hammer secure. With the open top...

    20191212_085306.jpg 20191212_085209.jpg 20191212_085223.jpg Dec 12, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  3. rodwha replied to the thread carrying the percussion handgun.

    Here’s my ROA held upside down. No way the hammer is getting cocked or the pistol can fall out. [img]

    Dec 12, 2019 at 4:18 AM
  4. rodwha replied to the thread carrying the percussion handgun.

    I forgot to mention I carry with all 6 and the safety notch engaged on both. Hogs are a plentiful here. Mountain lions too, but I’m not...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 8:58 PM
  5. rodwha liked SDSmlf's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    No matter how strong the barks are, won’t work if you’re barking up the wrong tree.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:42 PM
  6. rodwha liked Loyalist Dave's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    You need taller stilts so that you are closer to the squirrels, and chew some deer dung before you bark so your breath will aid with...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  7. rodwha liked Zonie's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    I'm surprised it didn't work. Maybe your not giving your barks loud enough or you weren't keeping it up long enough? Usually a series...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  8. rodwha liked Walkingeagle's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    Baying I believe is what hounds do. Barking is what squirrels do to me when stalking. Swearing is what I do to squirrels who bark.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  9. rodwha liked rafterob's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    Boy, do I feel stoopid. All this time I've been standing at the bottom of the tree barking like a hound dog at the squirrels and not a...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:41 PM
  10. rodwha replied to the thread carrying the percussion handgun.

    My ROA has a NMA/1860 Slim Jim holster. It was too small so I wet it, wrapped the ROA in plastic, and stretched it. It’s a very snug fit...

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:39 PM
  11. rodwha liked Steve Blancard's post in the thread Colt’s Dragoons!?.

    The Walker is a beast. Many years ago I took an old ASM Walker and cut it down. It was much more manageable and better balanced. I...

    P1001962.jpg Dec 11, 2019 at 4:34 PM
  12. rodwha liked lyman54's post in the thread Colt’s Dragoons!?.

    Go for it. If you're still gonna have a roof over your head and food on the table there's no reason not to.

    Dec 11, 2019 at 4:33 PM
  13. rodwha liked 30coupe's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    I prefer the G5 small game broadhead, lol! Yes, I'm a bow hunter. I was traditional only until my fingers started giving me fits. I...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 6:32 PM
  14. rodwha liked sawyer04's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    Let me guess? A true bow hunter, I'd almost guess you could bark a squirrel with a target tip. Joking!!! I never got beyond target stage...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  15. rodwha liked 30coupe's post in the thread BARKING A SQUIREL.

    A friend of mine, who is a terrible shot with a bow, convinced the DNR that he had a bad shoulder, so he needed a permit for a crossbow....

    Dec 10, 2019 at 6:29 PM


arrow_white