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  1. Help to identify

    Handguns
    Couple things fellows first of all thank you if you're reading this thread and I'll be quick I need help in figuring out what these things are if they were once real or I don't know man the the firing mechanism works but it feels like it could be a wall hanging or something point is I don't...
  2. Brown Bess beginner's mistake

    Muzzleloaders
    Hello, everyone! I'm looking for some information from those with knowledge, and I thank you in advance for taking the time to read this post. I'm trying to find some details about the sort of (non-lethal) mistakes a beginner might possibly make with a flintlock musket. I'm writing a...
  3. WhaTs My Hawken Worth?

    Muzzleloaders
    Tress years ago I bought myself a Traditions Hawken Woodsman .50 cal flintlock rifle, I have shot less than 100 rounds through it and it was cleaned after each session, aside from two scratches, the matte finish the brass has taken, and a but of crud on the end of the ramrod, it is still...
  4. Flintlock identification

    Blackpowder Cartridge Shooting and Loading
    Hi First post to Forum. Recently this old flintlock was unearthed in a garden which used to belong to a Mr Aldridge, a pioneer settler in the mid 1800's in Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. It has been presented to our local Historical Society and we would like to gather as much information as...
  5. Help ID'ing a Flintlock Pistol

    Muzzleloaders
    I am trying to identify an old flintlock pistol that I found at my grandparents. I dont really know anything about it, but here are 2 pictures. Any help would be appreciated.
  6. Family trying to Identify Antique Flintlock Pistol

    Muzzleloaders
    Hi all! I'd appreciate any help you can with identifying this flintlock (dueling?) pistol. It has been in the family for at least 50 years no other family information available. It has some sort of metal exterior which has not been polished as far as I know, so that makes it what?....nickel...
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