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 indy1919a4
Mon Oct 15, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 3
Views: 84
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Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

wow, I have seen the top photo before... Nice that you can ID the photo so close to your home..

And there you are, there is the front soldier with both knife & bayonet.

Real nice photos.. thanks for posting these.
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Bayonets, Knives and Swords
Topic: Trench knife WW1 M17
Replies: 3
Views: 84
United States of America

Re: Trench knife WW1 M17

Wow, never seen those before. Those are just butcher blades. I am assuming they were issued??? So would One carry one of these instead of a bayonet or in addition to a bayonet????
by indy1919a4
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth Pistols
Topic: Early DA Webkey
Replies: 3
Views: 126
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Re: Early DA Webkey

ha ha ha ...
by indy1919a4
Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth Pistols
Topic: Early DA Webkey
Replies: 3
Views: 126
United States of America

Re: Early DA Webkey

wow that is a beauty, I do need one of those to Ride with Custer to the Little Big Horn,, In Double action mode what kind of trigger pull does it have...???
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
Replies: 739
Views: 62199
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Re: Spurs and the Great West

nrobertb wrote:
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:26 pm

The frequent introduction to the show depicts the beloved stallion running inside the corral and approaching the camera as the announcer reads: "FURY!..The story of a horse..and a boy who loves him.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjJ7UNccJyI
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Hood for Front sight Mas 45
Replies: 3
Views: 192
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Re: Hood for Front sight Mas 45

Wow again that is an awesome site... Love the Gras Shotgun..
by indy1919a4
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Hood for Front sight Mas 45
Replies: 3
Views: 192
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Re: Hood for Front sight Mas 45

kelt wrote:
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:57 am
Check this, pictures of front sight "protector" here:
http://armesfrancaises.free.fr/CR%20Mau ... %2045.html
MOOCHO MOOCHO THANKS... That is an awesome page.. And thanks for the info...

That sight hood is awesome..

Again many many thanks....
by indy1919a4
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Hood for Front sight Mas 45
Replies: 3
Views: 192
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Hood for Front sight Mas 45

Does anyone have a photo of a Mas 45 front hood sight...??
by indy1919a4
Wed Oct 03, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Swedish Rifles
Topic: Collection goals, all by accident
Replies: 7
Views: 374
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Re: Collection goals, all by accident

Those Swedish carbines are still used for the Swedish Palace Guards... Probably because they look so darn nice..

Image

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Note that the horseback troops have their rifles cocked!!
by indy1919a4
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Swedish Rifles
Topic: Collection goals, all by accident
Replies: 7
Views: 374
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Re: Collection goals, all by accident

Real nice, those 2 carbines are fantastic
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 01, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Spurs and the Great West
Replies: 739
Views: 62199
United States of America

Re: Spurs and the Great West

Frontier Circus ran on TV in 1961-62. A one-ring circus travels through the American West in the 1880's. Chill Wills, John Derek, Richard Jaeckel starred. OK, I will admit this I started to laugh about this series when I saw it here.. My gosh who thunked it.. But my love for Will Chills beckoned me...
by indy1919a4
Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Charcoal burners
Replies: 18
Views: 666
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Re: Charcoal burners

I would love to see some photos or video of you loading & shooting this beautiful rifle Here is a Youtube of my good friend shooting his percussion version of the Hall rifle. We haven’t made one for the flintlock version yet. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5jya1R4Tyvk Many thanks DaleH.. that was ni...
by indy1919a4
Sat Sep 29, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: Charcoal burners
Replies: 18
Views: 666
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Re: Charcoal burners

Here's another ... Hall flintlock breech-loading rifle, patent date 1811, from Harper's Ferry aresenal. What an amazing & unique rifle! A breech loading flintlock, patent date 1811, in 52-caliber. Look at the bore - looks NEW! Best pictures I could take using the schmart phone ... It should be in a...
by indy1919a4
Fri Sep 28, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows
Replies: 112
Views: 21243
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Re: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows

Ahhh The vagaries of collecting

Price = ((Object + Desire) x (Time + youthful desires & Wishes / Mortality) - Changing society desires & Norms ) / your desire to spend money that week
by indy1919a4
Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows
Replies: 112
Views: 21243
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Re: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows

Picked up a nice 1893 "Argentine" Mauser carbine in 7.65.. But here was the catch it had a spanish Crest on it.. So it turned out to be one of the 10,000 carbines that were being made for Argentina, But were shipped to Spain from Mauser for the 1893-94 rebellion in the City state of Melilla in Spani...

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