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    Orion Percussion Barrel

    Hello very new to the forum and new again to BP shooting.... I have a custom built George Nelson .50 cal Hawken - a beautiful rifle. I asked for a round ball rifle and got an Orion 1:70 twist barrel, excellent shooter. Just looking for more information on Orion barrels.. I know the basics, from...
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    Rare TC Stainless Hawken?

    Hello I have been searching for years for a stainless barrel for my old pitted Springfield hawken and never had any luck I recently stumbled upon a stainless original made by TC with a “K237719” serial number. I was wondering if anyone knows anything about it. I have scoured the internet and can...
  3. tc45dave

    Cabelas Hawken Nipple question

    What is the metal shroud around the nipple ? Can it be removed ? Not my rifle.
  4. tc45dave

    SOLD T/C Hawken .45

    Factory original T/C in 92-95% used condition. I bought this in 2017 and have shot less than 50 balls through this. Barrel thoroughly washed out and lubed after shooting. Selling this because I already have 2 Investarms in .50 that are my go to rifles. Comes with extra new nipple plus the barely...
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    Your opinions on caliber

    Recently I discovered a T/C Hawken 50 cal sitting in a pawn shop. It appeared in rough shape, but they really wanted to get rid of it and we made a really good deal. Finish on the stock was rough, dented and such, but after stripping the poly off, doing a sanded finish and hitting the brass...
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    Ted Fellows 50 Hawken Barrel tang not seating?

    Hi everyone, I have an issue with my 50 Hawken. I took the barrel off the stock ( I've done this before with no issues for deep cleaning etc.) And when I reassembled it the rear tang that is counter sunk into the stock sits up 1/8 inch or so. Not sure what to do here as the point is sharp and I...
  7. Zane Scott

    Doug Scott, in Memorium

    I am new here so please tell me if this should be elsewhere My grandfather, Douglas Scott worked in the St. Louis Hawken shop, shot for competitions, hunting, and sport, and built some guns independently. (in St. Louis, although during the early to mid 70s he did live in Arizona) He died about...
  8. waarp8nt

    FOR SALE CVA Hawken Hunter .50 Caliber

    I have for sale a CVA Hunter (hawken without the patchbox?) in .50 Caliber. It does not appear to have been shot (or is really clean if it has), the barrel is like new on the inside. Everything seems to function as it should. Cosmetically it is a project as the barrel has the blotchy finish of a...
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