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  1. MDHunter

    who makes lead .54 bullets

    https://www.muzzleloading-bullets.com/product/54-caliber-525-grains/ These will be your best bet until Lyman starts getting some molds back out there. You may need to use a felt was under it.
  2. MDHunter

    My own Kibler rifle!

    Fantastic job!
  3. MDHunter

    Vernier sights question

    I had the same questions as you. I put one on my gun and took it outside around prime shooting light. I couldn’t see very well at all unless the contrasting background was perfect. I took off right away. As stated above a larger peep helps but my vernier sight wouldn’t allow one. I want peep...
  4. MDHunter

    What Nipple for Pedersoli Rocky Mtn. Hawken

    For what it’s worth my Pedersoli Rocky Mountain Hawken is about 5 years old and zero doubt its 1/4 x 28.
  5. MDHunter

    Colorado draw is happening.

    Got buck and bull tag for muzzleloader. Been using conicals for years may try the ol .54 round ball this year.
  6. MDHunter

    Turkey Hunting Successes and Pics Please

    About the same load as above 80 grains FF and 1 1/2 # 5 Pedersoli 12 gauge with leather cheek pad as well as recoil pad. More so to project the stock when loading than for recoil purposes.
  7. MDHunter

    Fast Twist Flint Lock?

    Pedersoli makes the Lyman Plains Hunter version in a flintlock 1x24 twist.
  8. MDHunter

    Pedersoli Classic Shotgun Lock Issues

    https://www.muzzleloadingforum.com/threads/32-crockett-hammer-issues.116367/ I had similar issues this may help you out.
  9. MDHunter

    Pedersoli 12 gauge chokes

    I’m kind of at the point where I don’t think either way would be a bad choice just pro and cons to consider. Now 12 or 20 gauge that’s a rabbit hole to go down 🤣. I’ve read the previous discussions you guys have had on the subject and really learned a lot. You guys kept the arguments civil and...
  10. MDHunter

    Pedersoli 12 gauge chokes

    Thank you both great information!
  11. MDHunter

    Pedersoli 12 gauge chokes

    Hello Are the screw in chokes really with the hassle they seem to give people when loading? Limiting them it seems to mainly felt wads? I have no first hand experience with them only what I’ve read. I’d like to use it for rabbit and turkey and have no problems limiting my range because of a...
  12. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    How often do you recommend a full breakdown of the locks for cleaning? Thanks.
  13. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Your right, I believe I loosened it up just prior to the picture. But tightening it up as much as could didn’t help because the tumbler was thicker than the sear, allowing the sear to remain loose and go around the fly stopping it at half cock.
  14. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Shim went between the sear and bridle
  15. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Shim has worked so far. Dry fired onto a pad to protect nipple about 30 40 times with no issues. Hope this helps someone in the future.
  16. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Well I’ve had various success from trying the above but ultimately it would stop at half cock again at some point. I really dove into it today and got the problem pin pointed. It turns out the sear is too sloppy and it can actually go around the fly to stop at half cock. The only thing I can...
  17. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Thanks guys hoping to get to it this weekend. Cheers happy holidays!
  18. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Thank you ! I’ll loosen the screw a touch and check the insides. Also the link is extremely helpful. You guys are great thanks again!
  19. MDHunter

    .32 Crockett hammer issues

    Hey guys my .32 Crockett won’t always fire when I set the rear trigger. It will just fall to half cock. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn’t. Anything I can do to fix this or do I need to have it looked at ?
  20. MDHunter

    What Happened?

    Camping world bought out Gander and reopened some as Gander World or something like that. Cabela’s/Bass Pro merged and is a separate company.
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