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Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-19-2016, 09:41 PM
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
I agree with your thoughts. We have the cylinder...

I agree with your thoughts. We have the cylinder out and are trying to determine the nipple size and thread type. We certainly don't want to force anything, as this pistol is almost mint. By the way,...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-18-2016, 09:13 PM
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
[B]I need to find out the thread size for the...

[B]I need to find out the thread size for the percussion nipples on my Savage 1861 Navy. Can anyone please help? Or can anyone suggest who might be able to help?

Peter[B]
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 02-10-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I agree, and I would like to find an affordable...

I agree, and I would like to find an affordable registered receiver for my Thompson M1A1 also. Meanwhile, I'll struggle along with the Maxim.

Peter
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 02-05-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
Can anyone recommend where I could buy a...

Can anyone recommend where I could buy a registered sideplate for my Maxim parts set?
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 12-26-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By vintageautomobilia
This Colt serial #10114 was originally a .36...

This Colt serial #10114 was originally a .36 caliber, converted in 1876 to .38 Rimfire. It was given to Ernest C. Baker during the 1906 San Francisco earthquake by a bartender friend to help get him...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 12-17-2015, 08:31 PM
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
Thanks for your offer -- very nice of you! ...

Thanks for your offer -- very nice of you!

Actually my 1861 Savage Navy is in better condition than the one I pictured. There is a neat video of a man firing a Savage 1861 Navy online. I will...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 12-14-2015, 10:04 PM
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
My first gun was an early 1903 Springfield 30-06...

My first gun was an early 1903 Springfield 30-06 full military rig. Stupidly, I cut down the single bolt stock in to a sport style. I still have that rifle (64 years later) and I have replaced the...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 12-12-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 380
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
In Roslyn High School on Long Island in New York,...

In Roslyn High School on Long Island in New York, I was on the High School Rifle Team. We took our rifles to school, stored them in our lockers, and took them on the school bus to meets at other...
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 12-12-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I just traded my Merwyn & Hulbert for a 9mm Luger...

I just traded my Merwyn & Hulbert for a 9mm Luger rig. 1939 with 42 code, in an excellent original holster with take down tool and spare magazine. All in excellent condition.
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 10-08-2015, 08:29 PM
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Views: 199
Posted By vintageautomobilia
COLT 1862 & MERWYN Frontier Army

I need to sell these two revolvers. Please see my listing in the FOR SALE section

Peter Zobian
NRA Life Member
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 10-07-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I thought the people on GunBroker.com were gun...

I thought the people on GunBroker.com were gun people, but I guess they don't have any money. Two bids with the high bid a little over 10 bucks. Gimme a break!

Peter Zobian
NRA Life Member
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 10-07-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I guess nobody on GunBroker.com has any money! No...

I guess nobody on GunBroker.com has any money! No bids and no response at all.

Peter Zobian
NRA Life Member
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 10-04-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By vintageautomobilia
COLT 1862 Police Cartridge Conversion .38 Rim

I need to sell my antique Colt 1862 Police Cartridge Conversion in .38 Rim. This beautiful revolver appears to be almost unfired. Its bore is excellent, the nickel plating is very nice, and the...
Firearms Forum: Firearms for Sale 10-04-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By vintageautomobilia
FOR SALE: Merwyn Hulbert Frontier Army

I need to sell my antique Merwyn Hulbert Frontier Army Double Action revolver. It is all original and in very good condition. .44-40 caliber, nickel plate is about 80+%. 7 inch barrel, top strap,...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 09-23-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 32,290
Posted By vintageautomobilia
EXCITING NEWS! We have just been informed that a...

EXCITING NEWS! We have just been informed that a Stevens collector in Canada has a 425 High Power rifle with the serial number #1011 in .35 Rem. That has replaced #1021 (also in .35 Rem) as the...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 09-20-2015, 10:07 PM
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Posted By vintageautomobilia
CaptMidnight, I've been collecting rare firearms...

CaptMidnight, I've been collecting rare firearms and rare automobiles for more than 60 years, and yes research and authentication is very important However, I think the cost of building an exact...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 09-16-2015, 07:28 PM
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Views: 1,059
Posted By vintageautomobilia
Who made the fakes? If they are so "very exact...

Who made the fakes? If they are so "very exact copies", how can you tell they are fake?
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 09-15-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I haven't photographed my gun yet, but here's a...

I haven't photographed my gun yet, but here's a photo I found on Guns America. Mine is the same model but the metal is much better with no pits.
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 09-15-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By vintageautomobilia
Savage 1861 navy

Hi, I just traded for a Savage 1861 Navy percussion revolver, but have no idea of its actual value. The various books are all over the place. This gun is in really excellent condition with smooth...
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 09-09-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
How can the Stemple SMG be made and sold to...

How can the Stemple SMG be made and sold to private parties? What part of that gun was registered before the cut off date?
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 09-08-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I wonder why didn't everyone who had the...

I wonder why didn't everyone who had the serialized part that was made prior to 1986, pay the tax and put it on the registry. No down-side!
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 09-08-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
You are probably correct, but what about the...

You are probably correct, but what about the Stens and MP40s that are advertised with new "tubes" and the Thompsons made from parts sets with new reveivers? Were all these guns registed with BATFE...
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 09-07-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
Maxim

Actually, I also have a home in Virginia and the Maxim is there. Virginia allows private ownership of full auto.

How are guns like Stens, Thompsons, and other older machine guns reactivated by...
Firearms Forum: NFA/Class 3 & FFL Discussion 09-07-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By vintageautomobilia
MAXIM machine gun

About 15 years ago I purchased a water-cooled Maxim machine gun with its original tripod mount. It's an ex-Russian gun that was captured by the Finns in the Winter War, and refurbished in their...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 07-25-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 32,290
Posted By vintageautomobilia
I do have a list of all the serial numbers and...

I do have a list of all the serial numbers and their calibers, but we are talking about over 200 guns! I can tell you that the two calibers that are listed most are .30 Rem and .35 Rem, and this is...
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