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Posted in thread: 1862 Uberti Pocket Navy cap jams ? on 03-28-2014 at 12:21 AM
Johnny45,I have four of the 2nd Generation Colts that I shoot on a regular basis. All of them
have the Tresco nipples and it's really rare that I have any issues. I also crimp the caps
slightly for a ...
Posted in thread: Powder horn or flask? on 02-04-2014 at 03:48 PM
I always use a powder flask with my C&B revolvers. Never heard of anyone having an issue with a
revolver, and I've been shooting them for well over 35 years. There are ranges and some black
Posted in thread: Did in again !............. on 11-27-2013 at 11:34 AM
your leaving it loaded??you do realize that blackpowder has salt as one of its main
components.it will eat out the base of the barrel over time. if its not got a removeable breech
plug that practice c...
Posted in thread: Your favorite .32 caliber handguns on 11-22-2013 at 01:24 AM
Since we have fallen into a discussion of smaller calibers. And, already having said, I am
particularly fond of the .32. One little gun that has become an every day carry for me even if
I am also pack...
Posted in thread: Your favorite .32 caliber handguns on 11-19-2013 at 11:10 AM
In theory I love that idea, but in practice every .22 snub like an S&W kit gun or my old Iver
TP-22 just did not put the bullets where I wanted them. With the .32 you know it's a belly gun
so ya don't...
Posted in thread: Freedom Arms Cap & Ball Mini Revolver on 11-16-2013 at 02:28 PM
Clermont, why don't you post pics and questions on the NAA Forum. There are some really
knowledgeable folks on the minis on that site.
Posted in thread: Freedom Arms Cap & Ball Mini Revolver on 11-16-2013 at 11:47 AM
The value is what someone is willing to pay. How big is the market for a for a .22 mini C&B. It
really falls into a novelty area. Not to discourage, but NAA, who is now making a very similar
Posted in thread: Uberti sixgun on 11-10-2013 at 11:38 AM
Everything is a trade off. I have my glasses custom made and I have sat in the office looking
down the sights of my gun until the prescription was adjusted so I could focus the sights. It
works. The t...
Posted in thread: Mosin - Oh, what the heck! on 11-08-2013 at 02:49 AM
They are great guns. I was instructing a firearms school at our Academy a few years back and
one of the attending officers offered me a Mosin Carbine at his cost??? Ok, how much was my
next question. ...
Posted in thread: Caliber sizes and Physical Limitations on 11-08-2013 at 02:30 AM
I've got larger calibers and have no problem with shooting them. And, there are days on the
farm when I will have either a Colt SAA .45 or .44 Special on me. But the one gun that always
goes in my poc...