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by adkmountainken
Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:48 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: 12 gauge help!!!
Replies: 22
Views: 7961

Re: 12 gauge help!!!

i'm baaaaaaaack. i check here often just don't log on to much, i'll make sure to check and and share a few things. that shotgun has a lot of mojo as it was gifted to me by a good friend. i finally got my .62 fowler last year and i have a special .56 T.C. smoothbore so i figured this smookepole could...
by adkmountainken
Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:15 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: Iowa patch and ball buck
Replies: 37
Views: 17492

Re: Iowa patch and ball buck

way to go sister!!!!!!!!!!!
by adkmountainken
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: WOOL
Replies: 35
Views: 13398

Re: WOOL

nope i didn't make the bag, a friend did. yeah man YARD SALE!!! can ya believe that luck???? even the ribbion used on it is top notch quality!
by adkmountainken
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:34 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: My very first shots with a flint lock
Replies: 21
Views: 10643

Re: My very first shots with a flint lock

NICE man!!!!!!!!! if your in need of ANYTHING to do with .45 cal let me know as i ahve a TON of extras.
by adkmountainken
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole black squrril's
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

Re: smoke pole black squrril's

.310 hornady rb's bro. i REALLY need to get anther .32 as i miss not having one to plink with. very cheap to shoot.
by adkmountainken
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:25 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: Traditional Fire Piston | 3Rivers
Replies: 21
Views: 6919

Re: Traditional Fire Piston | 3Rivers

i'm sure the $60 is becouse it is such a fine piece as it really is made well. you could find one cheaper just not as good looking. as for the tinder you can get it from birch trees just google it or i have a TON of it.
by adkmountainken
Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:23 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: Tell Us Who You Are... ?
Replies: 24
Views: 5615

Re: Tell Us Who You Are... ?

my name is Ken Mowrey. i hunt, hike, kayak and fish here in my beloved Adirondack mountains. shot traditional archery on and of for many years, really got in to it serious in the last 3 years. this year i plan to only carry bow untill i have taken small game and a deer then i will pick up the smokep...
by adkmountainken
Fri Jan 23, 2009 12:40 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: WOOL
Replies: 35
Views: 13398

Re: WOOL

don't throw out yer old wool pants as they make an awesome possibles bag, this one was made for me by a friend of mine.
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by adkmountainken
Fri Jan 23, 2009 12:43 am
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: WOOL
Replies: 35
Views: 13398

Re: WOOL

i have grey bro!
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by adkmountainken
Thu Jan 22, 2009 8:49 pm
Forum: TradRag Den - General Discussion
Topic: WOOL
Replies: 35
Views: 13398

Re: WOOL

yeah baby i wear A LOT of wool!! you can find some AWESOME deals in the thrift stores if you look. dirt cheap Pendelton, Woolwrich, LL Bean and so on for just a couple bucks. here is a capote my mother picked up at a garage sale this summer and gave me for Christmass! http://img.photobucket.com/albu...
by adkmountainken
Wed Jan 21, 2009 9:57 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Flinters, how do you do it?
Replies: 18
Views: 7061

Re: Flinters, how do you do it?

when walking/stalking as stated above hold slightly rolled in your hand so powder does not block touch hole. while walking with a purpose i block hole with a feather and take it out and re-prime when ready to hunt. if i get a chance this weekend i'll make ya a short video of loading, shooting and cl...
by adkmountainken
Sun Jan 18, 2009 9:57 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: flintlock buck
Replies: 17
Views: 5657

Re: flintlock buck

Linc,
sent ya a pm. i have a double barrel 12 guage CVA that you can borrow for a few months iffin ya want to scare the tree rats bunnies! Joe Weed shot a nice turkey with it and i guess i'm going to kind of pass it around as a friendship gun.
by adkmountainken
Sun Jan 18, 2009 8:56 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole black squrril's
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

Re: smoke pole black squrril's

Lance, the 32. is waaaaaay more rifle then neede for tree rats but can be loaded down for good results. i have owned 2 different 32's and 2 36's. i first started with 30 grains fff goex and if not head shot i just about cut them in two! i would say results were what you would get with a 22 mag possi...
by adkmountainken
Thu Jan 15, 2009 9:52 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole black squrril's
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

Re: smoke pole black squrril's

my Barn back quiver and some bead work she did on a possibls bag. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/hawk/bquiver.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/hawk/bquiverstrap.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/hawk/turtlebag.jpg http://img.pho...
by adkmountainken
Thu Jan 15, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: flintlock buck
Replies: 17
Views: 5657

Re: flintlock buck

i have killed a couple with"miss fish" flintlocks are a blast!!! http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/flintdeer.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/k.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/miss_fis...
by adkmountainken
Wed Jan 14, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole black squrril's
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

Re: smoke pole black squrril's

Linc, hey man of the hell are ya?? doing good here. the bag in the picture at that time did not have any bead work on it however i sent it to Barb and she did some AWESOME turtle bead work on it, just amazing!! i'll have to take a couple pictures. yes i still have the beaver quiver that she made me,...
by adkmountainken
Sat Jan 10, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: Newbie doofus...HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 5829

Re: Newbie doofus...HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

i %100 agree with save your money and get the best ya can which i believe would be either a Lyman GPR or T.C. hawken. i have owned both and both were very reliable shooters. you can find both on either Auction Arms or Gun Broker for around $300 or under if ya keep your eyes open. i have shot many an...
by adkmountainken
Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: fishing poem
Replies: 1
Views: 1297

fishing poem

poem of my favorite stream.
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by adkmountainken
Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:46 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: when is a trout not a trout?!?! (video)
Replies: 7
Views: 3444

when is a trout not a trout?!?! (video)

from this summer flyfishing my favorite trout stream.
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by adkmountainken
Sun Jan 04, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: My first Trad deer kill
Replies: 5
Views: 1937

Re: My first Trad deer kill

way to go man, nice, nice deer!!!! you will be eating good fer sure!
by adkmountainken
Fri Jan 02, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: flintlock buck
Replies: 17
Views: 5657

Re: flintlock buck

Lance, get yourself a Lyman GPR flinter, great gun and you can find them used for $300 or so. a good T.C hHawken is tuff to beat as well. i have not carried modern rifle in a couple years now and still looking for my first trad bow kill, muzzleloaders put meat in the freezer for me however this year...
by adkmountainken
Fri Jan 02, 2009 8:13 pm
Forum: Traditional Muzzleloaders
Topic: One shot...two deer
Replies: 13
Views: 5569

Re: One shot...two deer

great hunt!!! ole Two fer eraned 2 brass tacks!!!
by adkmountainken
Thu Jan 01, 2009 8:25 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: flintlock buck
Replies: 17
Views: 5657

Re: flintlock buck

Lance, been great man, eally glad to see ya on here. allways follow your posts on every forum i see ya. your having quite a year bro!!! can ya spare some venison??? hers a better pic of Miss Fish http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/adkmtken2.jpg http://img.photobucke...
by adkmountainken
Wed Dec 31, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole turkey
Replies: 3
Views: 1373

Re: smoke pole turkey

heres another jake i killed with a 10 guage Dixie double during snow flurries May 1 a few years ago.
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by adkmountainken
Tue Dec 30, 2008 9:44 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole black squrril's
Replies: 15
Views: 5134

smoke pole black squrril's

had a good day in the woods a couple years ago chasing tree veal through the hardwoods. i was using a T.C Renegade with a Green Mountain .32 cal drop in barrel, a real tack driver with 20 grains fff, oil gressed patch and a .310 ball. took 5 shots and killed 2 greys and 2 blacks, the 5th shot was to...
by adkmountainken
Tue Dec 30, 2008 9:35 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: smoke pole turkey
Replies: 3
Views: 1373

smoke pole turkey

killed my last 2 toms with my trusty T.C 56. smooth bore named Ole Bob. 80 grains ff, wonder wad, 1 oz #5's and another wonder wad on top. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/adirondackmountainken56smoothboreturkey.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmounta...
by adkmountainken
Tue Dec 30, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Traditional Harvest
Topic: flintlock buck
Replies: 17
Views: 5657

flintlock buck

i killed this buck a couple years ago on a very memorable hunt with a good friend. 45. cal flinter, 65 grains fff, .445 rb and bear greesed .018 pillow tic patch. 25 yards square in the neck. great hunt, good friend. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v119/adkmountainken/black%20powder/bpbuck2.jpg ht...
by adkmountainken
Tue Dec 30, 2008 8:47 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: Hello from SC
Replies: 3
Views: 894

Re: Hello from SC

hey brother, thanks for pointing me over here. you will LOVE flintlocks!
by adkmountainken
Tue Dec 30, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Welcome New Members
Topic: hello all
Replies: 2
Views: 811

hello all

hello from the Adirondacks! my name is Ken Mowrey and i am an avid archer and muzzleloader, spend a lot of time doing both here in the ridges of the great Adirondacks. i see a few familiar faces here, looks like a good camp. i look forward to sharing in the fun!