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Posted in thread: two 130 year old long guns. on 06-20-2013 at 05:46 PM
Those are really nice family firearms. The only thing I inherited was the old "Family"
home.:eek:So I see your family was going "green" before it was popular.....a real earth
Posted in thread: two 130 year old long guns. on 06-20-2013 at 05:45 PM
I thought id take my two oldest guns, an parker brothers P grade 15lb 8 gauge and winchester
1873 rifle in 44-40 both made in 1883 they were my grandpa Saengers'. Let's see your oldest and
Posted in thread: two 130 year old long guns. on 06-20-2013 at 05:43 PM
Grampa somehow brought this rifle with him from the old country, in those days no easy
task!Shot lots of moose & elk, I even got my first elk with it in my pre-teen years. Remember
that it gave me a g...
Posted in thread: best two year gunsmith schools on 04-29-2012 at 12:26 AM
Take a look at Trinidad State Jr college in Colorado it is a NRA affilated school, I went there
1979/81 they had good courses that will give youa firm foundation in this field, hopefully
someone who h...
Posted in thread: hi fellow Virginians on 02-18-2012 at 12:42 AM
I am down in Chesapeake shoot a little of everything collect military arms.... also shoot
Posted in thread: My Little Old .25 Pistol on 10-18-2011 at 07:17 PM
Spain had an interesting patent law on the books in the early 1900's you could get a patent for
2 or 3 years if you built a factory and manufactured the item in spain your patent was sound,
if you did...
Posted in thread: Military Orders to LA, California on 10-13-2011 at 05:04 PM
Sorry to hear of your move to Commiforina.... we need good men like you in Virgina! These
people should be able to give the the straight scoop on the crappy laws in their state, they
have beeb having ...
Posted in thread: Fyi on 10-05-2011 at 05:12 PM
[COLOR="DarkSlateBlue"]Take care of the one who is most important in you life....I will keep
your wife in my prayers, give her a hug for all of us... and God BlessAllen
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-03-2011 at 09:19 PM
It depends on the type of gun I am shootingBlack powder firearms I clean as soon as possible
after shooting ... Black powder residue is hydroscopic and promotes rust..... rifle and musket
barrels get ...
Posted in thread: Anyone know what ammo for this old Colt? on 10-03-2011 at 12:43 AM
I just found an interesting writeup on the 38 LC.38 Long Colt