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Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 04-27-2014, 04:15 AM
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Posted By JCKelly
If you want a muzzle loading rifle that may stay...

If you want a muzzle loading rifle that may stay in one piece when something goes wrong, get one from Pedersoli. They use much better steel. One may be had from dixiegunworks.com, or from the...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 09-01-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 20,133
Posted By JCKelly
I think it is time to end this thread. Rockets?...

I think it is time to end this thread.
Rockets? Soap? Paranoia?
Great image of responsible gun-carrying citizens.

With respect to alcohol, I normally make it a rule never to touch any gun when...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 06-13-2012, 04:47 PM
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Views: 20,133
Posted By JCKelly
S&W snubbie stays in Levis loaded, then hang...

S&W snubbie stays in Levis loaded, then hang Levis beside the bed at night. Other than that never leave any loaded gun unattended, period.
Live in a nice peaceful town about 9 miles from Pontiac (=...
Firearms Forum: Michigan Gun Forum 05-18-2012, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 405
Posted By JCKelly
Antique Michigan guns

Another fellow & I published a book on Michigan Gunsmiths, mostly 19th century. We got up to about 900 names of men involved in the firearms trade.

This is an on-going project with me.

What I...
Firearms Forum: General Rifle Discussion 04-30-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 317
Views: 13,556
Posted By JCKelly
About the same as Oneolevet, Daisy Red Ryder age...

About the same as Oneolevet, Daisy Red Ryder age 7 (1947), Marlin 39A age 11 or 12. Still have most of the Daisy, less buttstock, shoot the Marlin 39A now & again.
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 03-21-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By JCKelly
He will lose an eye if one of those cap fragments...

He will lose an eye if one of those cap fragments hits him right.

Caps do fragment.

The pieces fly.

Not only do they slice the eyeball

Coppermetal is poisonous
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 03-21-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By JCKelly
Caps

Copper cap fragments really dim the eyesight
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 11-29-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,701
Posted By JCKelly
Currently Federal law says you can transport a...

Currently Federal law says you can transport a pistol in the trunk of your car while passing through states which prohibit such locally. Now if you are traveling from Michigan to New Hampshire & are...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 10-03-2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,175
Posted By JCKelly
Thanks for the advice. First, I see no crud...

Thanks for the advice.

First, I see no crud under the extractor, either Marlin. I have picked & cleaned out what I found (such as aluminum rr shavings) The extractor seems to push down pretty far,...
Firearms Forum: .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 10-01-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,175
Posted By JCKelly
Cleaning Marlin 39A

Before pushing the cleaning rod through, has anyone actually been able to press down the extractor and turn the slot on that little rivet to keep the extractor down?

Yeah, I am getting dumber...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-17-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By JCKelly
Looks familiar. This time I'll try to engage...

Looks familiar. This time I'll try to engage brain before mouth/email.

My Model 1816 Type I has a similar trigger guard. I have yet to measure them to see if the 1816 Type I could be modified to...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 02-14-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,495
Posted By JCKelly
I have a Brown Bess made under some European...

I have a Brown Bess made under some European contract, one of the "Dutch" guns they tended to buy when some war caught them short of arms. Whereas the usual practice was to level the muskets at the...
Firearms Forum: Blackpowder & Musket 10-12-2010, 11:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,495
Posted By JCKelly
Well, CRob I have two sources of information. For...

Well, CRob I have two sources of information. For modern made Brown Bess replicas, look over Davide-Pedersoli.com site for the various M.L.A.I.C. Championships won by their Short Land (a.k.a. 2nd...
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