There was a local estate sale today. Among the dozen or so guns was a TC 50 caliber
flint Hawken. The bidding started at 200. I jumped in but soon...
I ground off the teeth from an 1 1/4" hole saw. Then sharpened the edge, chucked it in a drill and cut out patches. Worked slicker than a handful...
May 5, 2019 free museum day
May 19, 2019 learning history through art
May 25 & 26, 2019 18th century military encampment
I purchased a used rifle yesterday at the Fort Frederick Market Fair. It's a 45 with a 38" barrel. Looks like a small Siler lock, correct me if I...
Could you please explain what contemporary means when referring to rifles or a maker. Is it different than traditional or are they similar?
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Does anyone offer classes on gun building? To a first time builder this would be invaluable . I have done this with weekend clinics on...
Here are a couple rifles on display at the Fulton House in McConnellsburg Pa.
Went for a walk around the fence rows and got two squirrels for the pot.
The small tin that some on this forum have in their shooting bags look like altoids mint boxes. I hope I am correct. I have a dozen of them I use...
What should a historically correct screw driver look like?
Where can I find beeswax? I looked in a few nests in the barn but they were empty or the bees had moved it.
What is the difference between #10 and #11 caps. I feel this is something I should know, but do not recall.
There is a Jukar 45 muzzleloader listed in a public sale this coming Friday evening. Anyone know where it is made and any thoughts on the quality.
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