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Vinegar will dissolve bluing away, and is less toxic than other methods.
I’m talking a J&S Hawken real St. Louis style Hawken.
Did the Hawken’s Bros. make smaller caliber guns?
If Kibler makes a Hawken I’m going to have at least one!!
But there are many guns that are lightweight and of light caliber with halved stocks.
Maybe just a trend?
Paedrodosoldedalini, or however you say it, makes a decent enough product.
Why were halved stocking rifles so popular in the first place?
Switched to a very wet spit's patch, larger balls, and cleaner powder (OE).
One benefit of s .40 is it can use a 3/8” ramrod (.375”). Have you ever tried a .40? They’re nice.
Very cool. Cute pup btw.
On a side note, I’ve read stories of the mountain men loving beaver’s tail as a delicacy. A modern experiment of cooking and eating it a guy did I...
I use this method:
It leaves only one layer of curling paper and are incredibly fast and simple to make. They fire every single time even...
There are “smooth rifles” that are just like a rifle, but smoothbore.
Thanks, gang! Got one inbound from eBay. I found a good one on there. I’ll show it once it comes in!
I really like that bag, and horn!
Turkey Foot bacon?? Guys I don’t mean bacon made with turkey’s feet, that’d be... strange! Guys I’m talking about the natural salt cured...
Thanks, sir! Yes I experimented with a spit’s patches last time at the range and it improved dramatically. Here in Las Vegas it’s very dry all...
Our fellow member Cutfingers made the the ball bag, I really like it!
Perhaps I am being too picky! I’d prefer to keep it on the medium size, but can do a large horn too. It’s just that I have a .40 and don’t feel a...
Just a plain horn, maybe a flat based one. Medium side, not too big, not too small, just right.
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