Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by Tommy Atkins
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: No.4 Mk1 reare sight?
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Canada

Re: No.4 Mk1 reare sight?

Remember with the stamped rear sight you also need the little spacer as its thinner than the "L" flip or the singer cast type.
(Part #28)
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by Tommy Atkins
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Charles Lipscomb ???
Replies: 27
Views: 1419
Canada

Re: Charles Lipscomb ???

BWHAHAHaHahaha!
by Tommy Atkins
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Charles Lipscomb ???
Replies: 27
Views: 1419
Canada

Re: Charles Lipscomb ???

Welcome home.
by Tommy Atkins
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: P-H 5A manual.
Replies: 0
Views: 132
Canada

P-H 5A manual.

Here ya go. How to install & zero a PH5A on a SMLE (No1 MkIII). I've only been able to find pretty raggedy scans, so I re did the original & added a picture rather than a screened image. It should hard copy to 3 pages on any printer. click on link to open a nice clear, new color sheet! PH5A new ins ...
by Tommy Atkins
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Charles Lipscomb ???
Replies: 27
Views: 1419
Canada

Re: Charles Lipscomb ???

He's back He just posted in "MEET & GREET"!
by Tommy Atkins
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Charles Lipscomb ???
Replies: 27
Views: 1419
Canada

Re: Charles Lipscomb ???

I contacted him yesterday on FB & he swears hes coming in to visit soon.
Supposedly he was a mildly naughty boy, got his pee pee spanked & went of to sulk a bit.
IDK.
by Tommy Atkins
Sat Oct 06, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Charles Lipscomb ???
Replies: 27
Views: 1419
Canada

Re: Charles Lipscomb ???

I'll pm himm on FB.
by Tommy Atkins
Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Smoking a pig.
Replies: 3
Views: 206
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Re: Smoking a pig.

Oh yeah delicious! applewood smoked with apple juice as a marinade!
by Tommy Atkins
Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Smoking a pig.
Replies: 3
Views: 206
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Smoking a pig.

They are "hard to light" but most satisfying after 12 hours or so.
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by Tommy Atkins
Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Charcoal burners
Replies: 18
Views: 680
Canada

Re: Charcoal burners

I saw one of those at Harper's Ferry museum's open day. Ingenious as they were, supposedly they were most unpopular with the troops due to them trapping small, but regular collections of powder granules in the front end of the locking mechanism, because of spills when loading with the breech raised ...
by Tommy Atkins
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Charcoal burners
Replies: 18
Views: 680
Canada

Re: Charcoal burners

NIce! here's my .50 CVA Hawken percussion carbine & the .44 Remmy 1858 by Uberti.
Knife is a Puma "White Hunter".
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by Tommy Atkins
Mon Sep 24, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: General Ammunition
Topic: German MEN 303
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Canada

Re: German MEN 303

Never used MEN .303 but the 7.62 is excellent stuff.
by Tommy Atkins
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: No.4 Mk1 reare sight?
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Canada

Re: No.4 Mk1 reare sight?

I very much doubt it.
by Tommy Atkins
Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Why P51 was Faster than the BF 109
Replies: 24
Views: 769
Canada

Re: Why P51 was Faster than the BF 109

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(Packard) Merlin:
by Tommy Atkins
Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Why P51 was Faster than the BF 109
Replies: 24
Views: 769
Canada

Re: Why P51 was Faster than the BF 109

It was "blown" but only single-stage unlike the Merlins with the 2-stage units. You can see the side by side comparison with the (Packard) Merlin & the Alison well in these shots.
Allison:
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