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  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-03-2016 at 01:48 AM
    Me neither! Bout the onlything holding the tang on is the uncracked portion of the lower tang!
    One good belch and the stock will just fall off!

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-02-2016 at 11:51 AM
    I can't tell you how much that hurts to see. It is (as I am sure it is for you) utterly
    unexpected and sad. There was a lot of work and money negated by that parts failure. A durn
    shame because it was...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-02-2016 at 11:44 AM
    Yep, its very unfortunate. But, this one wasn't in a condition to allow test firing before
    getting some repair work done. The work was good and a good teaching opportunity and the old
    gal has literall...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-01-2016 at 06:02 PM
    And breaking the old gal down for post range inspection, The top tang split clean off. Combine
    that with the lower tang crack repair, and I have to concede defeat. Its been a fun project and
    lots of l...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-01-2016 at 05:20 PM
    Shooting went about as expected. A number of additional jobs were uncovered. 25 small shot
    hunting loads fired and 15 rounds of high brass 00 buck. Nothing broken....good.Gun locks the
    hammers back ea...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 04-01-2016 at 02:41 AM
    Guts back in and stock going on, clearance issue....not unexpected. Some trimming at the bottom
    lugs to clear the back end of the sears. couple spots of blue at 7 and 9 on the wood, the
    areas to pare...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 03-29-2016 at 02:38 AM
    I am still following this thread and admiring your work. I like the coach guns and keep
    wondering about a double rifle in 45LC from a 410. I recently picked up a new Chinese made
    external hammer 410 c...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 03-29-2016 at 02:35 AM
    Completed glass bedding the trigger guard tang....also started rounding over its edges and tail
    for a clean smooth look. the barrel back into battery increased the forend iron tension to a
    furious am...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 03-27-2016 at 04:25 PM
    Clearance was made in the Le Fever trigger guard tang, action tang and in the buttstock.
    Trigger guard mounted and ready for a skim coating of glass bed.....and a slotted head screw
    vice a Phillips he...

  • Posted in thread: A Stage Coach Project on 03-26-2016 at 08:19 PM
    Glass bedding. Forend and iron ready to be seated. seated and after cleaning off the ooz out.
    24 hours and I can remove the iron and get it ready for bluing. are placed in the forward
    bearing points...

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