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  1. ernbar

    Midsouth Shooters Supply

    Any of you guys used this business?
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    Action shield

    I have been searching for detailed illustrations showing how to make and install an action shield on the hammer of a BP revolver but came up empty. This metal strip will keep cap fragments and other junk from falling in that slot at the bottom of the hammer channel. A picture showing how the...
  3. ernbar

    Paper cartridge question

    I loaded about 40 paper cartridges to use in my Dragoon but life has gotten in the way so It may be may be a month till I can get to the range. I have them in a loading tray and inside a large zip bag in an air conditioned room. Just wondering if this is a proper method to keep the powder fresh.
  4. ernbar

    My paper cartridge jig

    The simple dowel method that I recently tried works but decided to take it up several notches and wanted a more uniform look for the cartridges. I went to Big Lots and found a 3 brush set with tapered thick smooth plastic handles that are perfect to use for the mandrills. Then stopped at Harbor...
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    Uberti 2nd model Dragoon.

    Got in my long awaited 2nd model Uberti Dragoon. The good; well made, nice finish, beautiful wood gips, very accurate, smooth action. The bad; had a spill that stained the right side of the barrel above the wedge that only came off with light polishing with 0000 steel wool and oil, the nipples...
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    Hello from new member from Central Florida

    Hi all, my name is Ernie and have been reloading multiple calibers of smokeless powder ammo since the late 1970s. I have always admired the elegant lines of the old BP revolvers so finally decided to take the plunge and purchased a Pietta 1858 Remington in Old Silver finish from Bass Pro Shop...