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by Allen Peterson 44
Sat Aug 15, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Justice, Politics, Religion & anything else you want to talk about
Topic: Spring loaded Butt Plate
Replies: 2
Views: 3262

Re: Spring loaded Butt Plate

Thank you Tim . That is exactly what I was looking for.
by Allen Peterson 44
Fri Aug 14, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Black Powder
Topic: Unusual Misfire
Replies: 2
Views: 2037

Re: Unusual Misfire

what did you do last? did you fix The proud lock plates by deepening the inletting? Are the hammers striking the caps off center and weakening or breaking the cap instead of hitting flush on center just thinking of possibilities other than old or bad caps.
by Allen Peterson 44
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: 2 old dogs
Replies: 1
Views: 1520

2 old dogs

Each year our state publishes a magazine of photos of outdoor activities. looking through this years . I saw this picture and said That old man has a dog just like my old dog GIGI. Looked closer and it was me. I now remember a fellow snapping a Photo of us walking out after a hunt the pup was with u...
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Feb 20, 2020 2:44 am
Forum: Shotgun
Topic: Can anyone help me with a piece of local history
Replies: 21
Views: 4336

Re: Can anyone help me with a piece of local history

I no nothing about the maker but I think it was Nitro proofed in Birmingham post 1904. pretty good quality (not through lumps). would a little buildup by welding the hook be sufficient to put it back on face or will a total rejointing be required? looks like a worthy project.
by Allen Peterson 44
Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: Jokes, one-liners and cryptic comments
Topic: Phil saw a shadow
Replies: 0
Views: 2350

Phil saw a shadow

phil SAW.jpg No Weather Prediction this year Punxsutawney Phil is a groundhog in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. On February 2 each year, the borough of Punxsutawney celebrates the legendary groundhog with a festive atmosphere of music and food. During the ceremony, which begins well before the winter ...
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: Tracking with Versatile hunting dog
Replies: 2
Views: 3140

Re: Tracking with Versatile hunting dog

Bears are always dangerous and unpredictable. I believe they are even more dangerous when they lose their fear of man. When going in their area it is wise to carry a gun and bear spray. Those tubes are gun tubes my puppy is sitting in a 16 inch gun barrel from a WW2 battleship taken back when I was ...
by Allen Peterson 44
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: Tracking with Versatile hunting dog
Replies: 2
Views: 3140

Tracking with Versatile hunting dog

Here in Virginia bow hunting for deer season started this week. I had the dogs out for some exercise tonight and decided to stop by an area that is popular with bow hunters and see if anyone had some luck. i spoke to an old fellow that was checking out of his assigned area and He told me he killed a...
by Allen Peterson 44
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Justice, Politics, Religion & anything else you want to talk about
Topic: Spring loaded Butt Plate
Replies: 2
Views: 3262

Spring loaded Butt Plate

A Gun Maker named Enos james (Birmingham 1877-1900) Patented a Spring loaded butt plate. If someone has seen one I would like to see one if possible.
It may be GB189408892A

Thanks Al Peterson
by Allen Peterson 44
Sat Jun 29, 2019 2:01 am
Forum: Rifle
Topic: WW greener 12 bore double OU
Replies: 1
Views: 2150

WW greener 12 bore double OU

1886 WW Greener OU 12 bore express Rifle. Before Boss? Quite heavy 25 lbs.
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Justice, Politics, Religion & anything else you want to talk about
Topic: Fitting new barrels project
Replies: 3
Views: 3080

Re: Fitting new barrels project

https://i449.photobucket.com/albums/qq216/simcgunner/3bbl%20set_zpsjtgp8btr.jpg while at a shoot i came across a third set of barrels that I could work with. After striking the barrels and converting to ejectors. I sent them out for engraving and bluing. Now I have a very versatile shotgun set 28in...