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Posted in thread: Enfield Rifles on 05-15-2010 at 04:27 AM
I have to put my two cents worth in. The Jungle Carbine. I've got one. I wish I didn't. I have
always ridiculed any shooter who even mentions recoil or "kick". To me, a real shooter should
be so trans...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 02:27 PM
I think you and I are on the same wavelength when it comes to why we have our collections at
all, but at least I've got the alibi of stewardship for my family's firearm heritage. A lame
alibi, but a v...
Posted in thread: I need a hint on 05-12-2010 at 01:51 PM
Linda, No help so far. Should I repost with a different title? All I want is someone to show me
what the spring assembly looks like. I found one while surfing the web that looked like it
might work, b...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 01:39 PM
Wow. A real shooter you are. Considering I never hunt I pride myself on not using scopes. One
of the charms of the military rifles is the ability to hit what you're aiming at with iron
sights. More th...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 12:53 PM
I agree. When the Mosin Nagant finally hit the market a few years ago I picked one up for
nearly nothing, cleaned it to within an inch of its life, found some ammo at the local gun
show, and took no t...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 03:21 AM
I think photos of my "collection" would make many enthusiasts laugh out loud. Ugly old bolt
actions, particularly in the condition I obtain them, aren't worthy of a photo shoot. The good
news is all o...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 01:35 AM
I've been interested in bolt action military rifles for quite a while. After my four years in
the military I realized the only time I ever hit anything was when I was holding'em and
Posted in thread: I need a hint on 05-09-2010 at 11:41 PM
Considering I'm new at the shotgun game I wouldn't know what a standard spring assembly would
look like. That's my problem. This is an English gun, W.J. Golcher, with English proof marks.
1870s or so....
Posted in thread: I need a hint on 05-09-2010 at 05:17 PM
I recently acquired an exposed hammer double. I disassembled it and found it to be in pretty
good condition, but the barrel release lever spring / assembly is missing. I'd really like to