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by Ricekila
Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: Antique Cartridge and Black Powder Pistols
Topic: 1861 Navy ?
Replies: 13
Views: 13981

Re: 1861 Navy ?

Very first screw I try installing -- is way stiff ------ using the screw itself as a tap w/ cutting oil -- in-out -- in-out -- it goes in much easier ( she said that ? ) -- then with the hammer installed -- super stiff -- Sooooooooooooooooo -- before I drill out the hole in the hammer a little larg...
by Ricekila
Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Where is he?
Replies: 14
Views: 13539

Re: Where is he?

I didnt go anyplace --Image
by Ricekila
Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Antique Cartridge and Black Powder Pistols
Topic: 1861 Navy ?
Replies: 13
Views: 13981

Re: 1861 Navy ?

I received an e-mail from the woman I gots this from -- she searched all over the place -- no back-strap -- sooooooooooooooo -- https://vtigunparts.com/store/shopdi...ption,%20ccode Still -- not to bad for a free pistol ? This missing part & a stripped out screw hole for the mainspring was probably...
by Ricekila
Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Antique Cartridge and Black Powder Pistols
Topic: 1861 Navy ?
Replies: 13
Views: 13981

Re: 1861 Navy ?

I lightly cleaned up the bottom of the trigger guard to the frame -- now there happy together -- and started on the sides -- the trigger guard stuck out about 1/2 credit card thickness on both sides -- Worse side -- http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v667/RICEKILA/Guns%20and%20Swords/1861%20Navy/24-...
by Ricekila
Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Antique Cartridge and Black Powder Pistols
Topic: 1861 Navy ?
Replies: 13
Views: 13981

Re: 1861 Navy ?

Whats better than a 1861 Colt Navy kit ? http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v667/RICEKILA/Smillies/92b54717.gif A free 1861 Colt Navy kit -- http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v667/RICEKILA/Smillies/clapping.gif One of our older members was cleaning out her dead son's safe and found this -- untouched...
by Ricekila
Mon Jul 31, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Antique Cartridge and Black Powder Pistols
Topic: 1861 Navy ?
Replies: 13
Views: 13981

1861 Navy ?

Ricekilla! That's the name! Now if we flood him with PMs he might return and update us on whatever he's been doing since the old forum went south. Should be hilarious. Watch this space :dance: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v667/RICEKILA/Guns%20and%20Swords/1861%20Navy/22-May-11_zpsx8qxwcvw.jpg
by Ricekila
Mon Jul 31, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Where is he?
Replies: 14
Views: 13539

Re: Where is he?

I noticed when the site went down and all my epic threads went into the wind -- I got de-pressed -- but I'm getting better -- the meds help --

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by Ricekila
Fri Jul 21, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: Russian and Finnish Rifles
Topic: The Trick to Using Mosin Nagant Stripper Clips
Replies: 17
Views: 13650

Re: The Trick to Using Mosin Nagant Stripper Clips

How about gently filing the gap where the clip slides in -- just a few 1000's -- with all my mosins I don't have to grab any rounds -- I just push them in with a thumb -- Then I noticed an empty clip just dropped in -- no problem -- with rounds in it -- not so much -- it measured .52 & 1/2 kinda in ...

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