Last Activity:03-31-2012 8:36 PM
Posted in thread: What's your thoughts on the future of the .22 mag? on 04-01-2012 at 01:32 AM
Nah it aint goin nowheres. The .22 mag will still be around when the .17 is a distant memoryI
agree!It's a much better survival round as well. It works well on larger game.Bigger IS better
Posted in thread: my son shooting cva wolf 50cal on 03-28-2012 at 01:46 AM
I noticed the butt stock was tucked under his arm, and was surprised the scope didn't moon
him!What was the powder chg. and bullet weight for the little fella? I was always proud to take
my little one...
Posted in thread: Newb question- Best ammo type for hunting on 03-25-2012 at 02:01 AM
Thanks for the insight guys!If your Dad's Hawken is a modern replica like , say T/C,
Traditions, or one of the Italian made ones, it will have a 1/48 twist. Compromise twist for RB
or Bullet. (Sabot o...
Posted in thread: Anyone use FFFG in their shotguns? on 03-25-2012 at 12:41 AM
A very sane post. You have experience in shooting and using blackpowder fire arms. I don't know
why some people with little real shooting back grounds love to scare people. I have been
Posted in thread: Anyone use FFFG in their shotguns? on 03-24-2012 at 02:38 AM
No partner you completely missed the point.:rolleyes:I agree! I primarily use 3f in all my
ML's.I find it's actually cheaper than using 2f.I use around 10% less at the same price per
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-05-2011 at 05:24 PM
I shoot a lot of black powder, they are cleaned as soon as I am done shooting them. Smokeless
gets cleaned when they need it. More barrels are worn out from brushes than from bullets.I'll
second that ...
Posted in thread: 209 primers and Round ball. on 09-25-2011 at 07:38 AM
Is there anyone making a black powder rifle that uses 209 primers and shoots round ball. Can
you special order a round ball twist from anyone. I know I could replace the barrel on
something but if som...
Posted in thread: Need VooDoo Man (I Need Patches Read Please!) on 10-22-2010 at 06:58 AM
A felt wad will stop that. Course I'd go to Wal-Mart or the likes and buy new pillow ticking
too.I agree! It sounds like he's blowing by those thin patches.Like you say, A felt wad will
stop that, but...