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  Topic: Browning my Bess
Al Read

Replies: 12
Views: 12772

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 3:58 pm   Subject: Browning my Bess
Would it be armory bright? Doubtful.

Would it have been purposely rusted (that's what browning is)? No.

Would it have a pretty mellow finish from exposure? Yup.

250 guns are browned because t ...
  Topic: I am seeking a "fire pan" if that is what it is ca
Al Read

Replies: 8
Views: 7686

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Dec 06, 2010 4:38 pm   Subject: I am seeking a "fire pan" if that is what it is ca
Not wanting to start a flame, but in farming, a "Harrow" is a different implement than a "disk." You disk a field before you harrow it...
There are harrows and then there are Dis ...
  Topic: corn boiler question
Al Read

Replies: 47
Views: 40530

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:19 pm   Subject: corn boiler question
I have a corn boiler from Goose Bay that Iíve had for about 12 years. At the time, I was told that everyone should have a corn boiler. I have used it twice that I can remember. Once to try it out with ...
  Topic: new to forum
Al Read

Replies: 7
Views: 4757

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun May 25, 2008 10:58 am   Subject: new to forum
Welcome Kris.
There are a few of us from New England.
  Topic: Steel skillet
Al Read

Replies: 8
Views: 9572

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:48 am   Subject: Steel skillet
Thanks folks, but I have a spyder from Godwins and it's fantastic. It has served me and campmates well for years. However, I'm looking for something smaller and easier to pack. The spyder that I have ...
  Topic: Steel skillet
Al Read

Replies: 8
Views: 9572

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Aug 20, 2007 4:42 pm   Subject: Steel skillet
Does anyone know of a Blacksmith that makes a steel skillet? I'm looking for one that is about 8 or 9 inches across with a forged iron handle (non-folding of course).

Al Read
Spikeman's Coy
 
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