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  1. Please identify antique weaver v8 2.5x-8 scope...

    Rifle, Shotgun and Handgun Scopes
    Hi all I just inherited a pristine Remington 742 ADL Woodsmaster 30-06 with a Weaver V8 brand 2.5-8x 40mm scope. Rifle date coded 1962 and it has bear scroll engraving on one side a deer hunting scene on the other. Beautiful carved basket weave maple stock, real purtey, doubt it shot 20 rounds...
  2. My first whitetail with my scoped trapdoor handload

    Ex-Military Rifles & Cartridges
    I just started hand loading for my 45-70 Trapdoor Carbine. All the factory lead black powder ammo I tried produced tumbling bullets. My rifle has a good bore in specs so I knew I could create a load to produce accurate round holes in my target. After many iterations I found the Nosler 300 Gr...
  3. Krag Rifle with homemade scope scope mount

    Gunsmithing
    I purchased this old Krag. Front sight was gone, forearm sight hole plugged,rear sight missing, single fire selector gone, stock chopped butt plate added. Price was right and it had a good bore. I bought a replacement magazine cover plate off of Ebay and machined a scope mount bracket on my...
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