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Posted in thread: Antique Store Mini Cannon Find! (Help???) on 05-22-2016 at 06:09 PM
I have made many small cannons with bore sizes from .32 to .75. I enjoy shooting them. I have a
1.75" one I have been working on but never seem to get it done.
Posted in thread: Antique Store Mini Cannon Find! (Help???) on 05-22-2016 at 03:45 AM
Fuse can be purchased at
Posted in thread: Antique Store Mini Cannon Find! (Help???) on 05-22-2016 at 12:33 AM
Even Walmart here has wood dowels. Obviously you have to use black Powder or a substitute like
Pyrodex. As far a powder charge try about a 4 or 5 grain load.
Posted in thread: Antique Store Mini Cannon Find! (Help???) on 05-21-2016 at 06:15 PM
.28 caliber so #2 buckshot would make a good ball load.
Posted in thread: Do you use your safety? on 05-20-2016 at 06:02 PM
Anyone can accidentally drop a loaded firearm. A firing pin locking safety can make a real
difference in that case. Otherwise I agree with the responses above.
Posted in thread: Question on a "truck gun" on 05-19-2016 at 12:29 AM
I leave an AR-7 survival rifle in my truck under the passenger seat all the time. It is taken
down and does not even look like a gun. It is obviously not really a self defense gun but I
only use my tr...
Posted in thread: .41 special on 05-15-2016 at 02:05 PM
I see someone makes the conversion on a Ruger Single Six frame. That would be a lot smaller
lighter gun. I have to assume they make it with a five shot cylinder. I have a couple Single
Six's in .32 H&...
Posted in thread: .41 special on 05-14-2016 at 06:06 PM
I admit when you first posted I had never even heard of the 41 special but immediately looked
it up and read about. Certainly nothing wrong with wanting something out-of-the-ordinary.
Posted in thread: Shotgun survival adaptor on 05-14-2016 at 06:00 PM
Something to waste money on. The adapters that I have personally tried were very inaccurate. A
novelty item at best. As always your views maybe different.
Posted in thread: Savage .17 Need help with bolt action problem on 05-14-2016 at 04:38 AM
Sounds like the sear is not fully engaging. You have to check the sear/trigger contacts.