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by Stumblin Wolf
Mon Mar 14, 2011 8:19 pm
Forum: Craftsmanship and Smithing
Topic: Recycle Italian leather couch!
Replies: 6
Views: 2129

Re: Recycle Italian leather couch!

Nice! By "italian leather" is that by any chance horsehide? I love that stuff!
by Stumblin Wolf
Sun Feb 14, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: Craftsmanship and Smithing
Topic: I been robbed!!
Replies: 8
Views: 4482

Re: I been robbed!!

sorry to hear about your loss. I only lost $150 on that auction site from a shady character, but it was enough for me to close out everything and not have anything to do with them OR their online payment friend anymore. (2 years ago) I only sell through this site and two others that are dedicated to...
by Stumblin Wolf
Mon Jan 25, 2010 5:53 pm
Forum: Craftsmanship and Smithing
Topic: New Pouch for a freind
Replies: 9
Views: 3441

Re: New Pouch for a freind

thats the way to do it! Angle the strap attachment points so it lays flat! Good job!
by Stumblin Wolf
Sat Dec 26, 2009 10:08 pm
Forum: Traditional Archery
Topic: What Class for a Penobscott?
Replies: 4
Views: 1099

What Class for a Penobscott?

A couple fellows in my traditional archery club will be shooting the "penobscott" native American style bow this year, however there is controversy surrounding what class they should shoot in. We have recurve- longbow- and selfbow classes. Some think they should shoot in recurve (pretty much no hold...
by Stumblin Wolf
Fri Dec 18, 2009 8:45 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: mis-fire questions
Replies: 16
Views: 4945

Re: mis-fire questions

LadyHawk, thats some good advice these folks been tellin' ya. If that doesn't work, try switching to a different cap. I had a T/C Hawken .50 that would shoot NOTHING but CCI Magnums. Remingtons, germans, and regular cci's would just not work in that particular rifle
by Stumblin Wolf
Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:50 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: BP pistols
Replies: 34
Views: 13678

Re: BP pistols

Nice pistol hanshi!
by Stumblin Wolf
Thu Dec 17, 2009 4:36 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: BP pistols
Replies: 34
Views: 13678

Re: BP pistols

Heres my .50 cal that Roy Stroh built; small Siler, 12" Green Mountain barrel,german silver hardware. I have to say that the pictures do not do it justice-and they're Roy's pics! :lol: http://i428.photobucket.com/albums/qq4/StumblinWolf/DSC0369.jpg http://i428.photobucket.com/albums/qq4/StumblinWolf...
by Stumblin Wolf
Sun Dec 13, 2009 1:04 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: BP pistols
Replies: 34
Views: 13678

Re: BP pistols

So here is my pistol .
it’s a cobble up of parts and pieces. :oops:


COBBLE UP??? :shock: Dang, I'd like to see what you can do with some "good" parts! :mrgreen:
by Stumblin Wolf
Fri Dec 11, 2009 7:34 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: lets see your smokepoles!
Replies: 168
Views: 123517

Re: lets see your smokepoles!

My bud dirty bird has one one of those cabelas 54's, man that thing can shoot!
by Stumblin Wolf
Wed Dec 09, 2009 6:17 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: lets see your smokepoles!
Replies: 168
Views: 123517

Re: lets see your smokepoles!

Theres a KNOT directly under the cheekpiece! I don't care though, this is my first build and I didn't want to ruin a good piece of maple hacking it out! She's heavy too, that C weight swamped colerain and all them knots weigh 'er out at 9+ lbs!
by Stumblin Wolf
Tue Dec 08, 2009 4:51 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Buckhorn Sights
Replies: 5
Views: 1677

Re: Buckhorn Sights

I was talkin the full buckhorns, just git the front post in the circle and bam! Of course for an aimed shot you do like you said, git the bead right in the rear notch or on the notch, whichever way you hold. I don't use a buckhorn anymore on account my rifle is representative of 1770 and buckhorns a...
by Stumblin Wolf
Tue Dec 08, 2009 11:24 am
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Buckhorn Sights
Replies: 5
Views: 1677

Re: Buckhorn Sights

buckhorns allow you to get off a quick shot in a hurry with a reasonable chance of hitting your target, or so I've heard. It works!
by Stumblin Wolf
Mon Dec 07, 2009 5:48 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: lets see your smokepoles!
Replies: 168
Views: 123517

Re: lets see your smokepoles!

:lol: Thanks! Ain't much on looks, but she's a shooter fer shure! Ask enny dead groundhog around my place!
by Stumblin Wolf
Sun Dec 06, 2009 7:43 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: lets see your smokepoles!
Replies: 168
Views: 123517

Re: lets see your smokepoles!

this is my .50 I. Haines I built from a Golden Age Arms kit about 10 years ago. 42" Colerain barrel, Davis Deluxe lock, junky wood! Have to get some pics of my pistol and brown bess
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by Stumblin Wolf
Thu Dec 03, 2009 8:50 am
Forum: Camping
Topic: How to make a Tipi
Replies: 16
Views: 9016

Re: How to make a Tipi

Thats probably the best lookin tipi I have seen in 15 years! Great Job!
by Stumblin Wolf
Wed Dec 02, 2009 8:25 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: Hello from Ohio
Replies: 6
Views: 1611

Hello from Ohio

Found out about this site from another site. I've been muzzleloading and building powder horns for 15 years, blacksmithing for 7 years and shooting trad archery with OSTA for 3 years. I have a bad habit of liking to TRADE! :mrgreen: