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Posted in thread: One New Gun A Month Show-n-Tell on 10-30-2012 at 04:31 PM
Anti-gravity nipples:rolleyes: < sorry couldn't resist :) >Actually I modify and 'fit' a
standard nipple to be a press fit with the cap.The nipple is cut down< in height> and
turned/polished, so the s...
Posted in thread: One New Gun A Month Show-n-Tell on 10-29-2012 at 10:09 PM
Here's another from my shop??Billinghurst inspired underhammer target pistol..
Posted in thread: How to smooth out a barrel? on 10-27-2012 at 01:14 PM
ooops:o for some reason I was thinking smooth bore fowler, not a cannon..Yep, use a brake
Posted in thread: How to smooth out a barrel? on 10-26-2012 at 09:47 PM
one guy I met at a range, was 'cleaning out' an old rust bucket by shooting it!!He had done all
the scrubbing, but was still intent on getting more of the junk out. He was lubing his patches
Posted in thread: One New Gun A Month Show-n-Tell on 10-02-2012 at 03:11 AM
got the message, My bad..
Posted in thread: One New Gun A Month Show-n-Tell on 10-01-2012 at 10:06 PM
Thanks!!!:)Here a slide show link, to my last build!! an H&A clone..with a twist ;) bluing on
the frame looks weird in the pic?? but deeper in real life!Respect AlwaysMetalshaper/Jonathan
Posted in thread: One New Gun A Month Show-n-Tell on 10-01-2012 at 01:51 AM
Well, here's one of mine.. cal mule ear that I designed. Fly on the tumbler, change barrel
system..it has a second 28 gauge smooth barrel it can wear.Respect AlwaysMetalshaper/Jonathan
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-03-2011 at 10:02 PM
Shoot mainly black powder.. so cleaning is a must!!:rolleyes:Use a Moose Milk made from
Ballistol that has a touch of isopropyl alcohol added in. cuts the sludge and grime really well
and the residual...
Posted in thread: New Guy on 12-01-2010 at 09:43 PM
Indeed, Jonathan!! Welcome to the FTF!! Is that a side lock on Miss Muley? Nice furniture,
beautiful wood, fine craftsmanship!!Dunerunner, Yep, "Miss Muley" wears a side slapper or Mule
ear lock! The ...
Posted in thread: New Guy on 11-30-2010 at 03:19 AM
Another New Guy :)Metalshaper to some, Dagwood to others. I'm Jonathan Bumstead and a hobby
builder of Mule ear and Underhammer rifles. Been focused on BP for the last 10 yrs or so, but
still have a e...