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  1. Roundball2319

    Ball size in smooth bores

    Good day to all. I hope everyone is well. Question for you all that shoot round ball out of a smooth bore. When shooting bare ball with cards how tight do you like the fit of the ball to the barrel? What do you find gets the best accuracy?
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    24 gauge smooth bore

    Hello all. I am looking for pictures and details on people's 24 gauge octagon to round barreled shotguns or smooth rifles. I have a tapered barrel I would like to build into a shooter.
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    Looking for builders

    I am looking for builders or someone who has built a gun from scratch in Colorado or New Mexico. I live in Durango Colorado. Someone that could possibly guide me through the process. Thanks.
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    Help I.D. this smooth bore barrel

    Good day to you all. I need help identifying this barrel and lock. What are your thoughts. I bought it to attempt my first build.
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    Pitted barrels and shooting

    Good day to you all. I just picked up my first smoothly barrel. It's a t/c .56 cal barrel. It has a fair amount of pitting but no really big rusted out areas. Any hard earned advice or ideas on moving forward or on loads. I'm hoping it's still going to be a shooter and that I can get it to shoot...
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    CLOSED T\C 54 caliber barrel

    Good day every one. I'm looking for a t/c 54 caliber percussion barrel
  7. Roundball2319

    On this Veterans Day

    To all Veterans, Thank you for your service and your sacrifices. Freedom does not come cheap and I thank you for it. Like this forum keeping alive traditions. Service for and those that supported the causes of right and wrong, and all other freedoms have a lond history here and a long future...
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    Cap favorite

    Just wondering if any one has a favorite cap brand and why? Or if anyone has tested multiple brands and found one better then the rest. I have only used cci caps.
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    To all members in the forum

    I have been reading in all the different categories for sometime now. Soaking in all the shared stories and knowledge. I find this like a great book that your read over and over. Gleaming something new each time. The greatest thing about it though is that I can ask questions and receive answers...
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    Good day to you all. I have a friend who will sale me her Cabelas hawken carbine. If i didn't know better i would of said it was brand new and never fired but i know she worked up a load for it one season. since then its been a safe queen. She prefers the single trigger on her t/c new englander...