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    Kibler SMR Build

    Received my two .45 caliber specialty grade curly maple SMR Kibler kits last night after a long but worthwhile wait and got right to work this morning. After only 8 hours my first Kit is finished in the white... tomorrow I plan to sand stock and ramrod, stain both with aqua fortis, seal wood...
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    .45 Kibler Southern Mountain Rifle owners

    Has anyone here built or owned one of Jim Kibler’s southern mountain rifles in .45 Caliber? If you have, what Patch thickness/ Ball size combo worked best for you?
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    Kibler Kit help

    Would anyone who has built a Kibler rifle kit please chime in here? Is there anything that I need beyond this list of tools to complete my southern mountain rifle kit?
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    WANTED Tumpline

    Looking for a jute tumpline for packing a bedroll
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    WANTED Patch Knife

    Looking for a good Patch knife. I like The look of an antler handle but I’m open to anything, show me what you’ve got!
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    WANTED Small shooting Pouch/Possibles Bag

    Looking for a Small Shooting Pouch/ Possibles Bag that is roughly 7x7” or somewhere near that size.
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    Cheek rest molding

    How does one go about adding the two lines on the cheek rest? What tools/techniques do you use? I’ve got a couple Kibler kits on the way and would like to add this feature. Like in this picture (the cheek rest molding, not the lower molding on the butt stock)
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    Aiming with one or both eyes

    How many here aim their iron sight rifles with both eyes open? I am curious if it works well for people. I have better vision in my non dominant left Eye than my right which has gotten worse over the years, and I shoot right handed. I’m Thinking this may be the ticket for making those 40-50 yard...
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    Vent pick retainers under cheek piece

    Can someone please point me in the right direction here? I’m going to be building two Kibler rifles as soon as the kits arrive and I really would like to furnish them with the vent pick under the cheek piece like in the picture. how is this done correctly? What materials are used? What do they...
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    New Flint wallet/tool pouch

    Looking to see if there is any interest in this style of flint wallet. I had my wife sew this first one up and I think it looks very nice. It has two layers of heavy duty pillow ticking and is very strong and durable, and will no doubt hold up to years of Hard use. The wallet holds three flints...
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    New Flint Wallet Made from Ticking

    Looking to see if there is any interest in this style of flint wallet. I had my wife sew this first one up and I think it looks very nice. It has two layers of heavy duty pillow ticking and is very strong and durable, and will no doubt hold up to years of Hard use. The wallet holds three flints...
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    Priming Powder

    So I have always used the same FFFG powder that load my flintlock rifle with to prime the pan... I know most people use FFFFG for priming and it supposed to give a faster ignition than just using 3f like I always have. So today I crushed up a very small (safe) amount and filled my primining...
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    Black Powder Shipping in IL

    Anyone here live in Illinois? If so have you ever ordered Real Black Powder online and had it delivered? Would it be legal to do so in this trash heap of a state we call Illinois? I have searched online and can’t find anything about black powder. I just recently heard it is illegal to have a...
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    .45 PRB Site-in and Load

    I Will lay out my situation for all you experts. I Have Two .45 cal Kibler southern mountain rifle kits on the way, each with a 46 inch barrel. I am trying to figure out how I will sight them both in and what load I should use. I want them both set up for deer, but I also want to be able to...
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