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  Topic: Shut down?????
AxelP

Replies: 11
Views: 600

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:26 am   Subject: Shut down?????
I dislike facebook and stopped using it a few years ago. Its as dumb as the smart phones are smart. I am not a smart phone user but my wife and son are so I can get all the benefits without the addict ...
  Topic: 15th Annual Nelder Grove CA Scout May 18 thru May 21
AxelP

Replies: 1
Views: 1479

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 2:48 pm   Subject: CANCELED
sorry Nelder Grove has been cancelled. But we will be back next year for sure.

K
  Topic: 15th Annual Nelder Grove CA Scout May 18 thru May 21
AxelP

Replies: 1
Views: 1479

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2017 10:42 am   Subject: 15th Annual Nelder Grove CA Scout May 18 thru May 21
15th Annual Nelder Grove CA Scout May 18 thru May 21

15 years ago, a few stalwart souls set out on a weekend in May to explore the central Sierra in 18th C fashion. It was such a great time, we dec ...
  Topic: How to carry a black powder measure
AxelP

Replies: 17
Views: 11184

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:02 pm   Subject: How to carry a black powder measure
My horn and pouch are separate.

I have a leather loop attached to my powder horn strap where the measure secures into. It is also tied on a wang of leather so I dont lose it. I use the same horn f ...
  Topic: David Esau
AxelP

Replies: 0
Views: 2509

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Sep 01, 2016 3:46 pm   Subject: David Esau
Does David Esau still frequent this board?

Ken
  Topic: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
AxelP

Replies: 6
Views: 5540

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2016 4:37 pm   Subject: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
I was surprised at how it was able to break apart so easily and yet it is quite hardy. I have a bag of them and they seem to be holding up great and I can actually bite and eat them without soaking... ...
  Topic: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
AxelP

Replies: 6
Views: 5540

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Aug 30, 2016 5:34 pm   Subject: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Paul I have tried your duff pudding recipes and the ships bread, and have done the boiled beef thing and they have been good additions to my camp food. Thank you sir.

I used flour that I ground in ...
  Topic: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
AxelP

Replies: 3
Views: 4559

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Nov 17, 2015 9:07 pm   Subject: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
I found Gene's lube to be a good patch lube for shooting, but in my experience, it did not have the rust protection I require, so i had to conclude the tests without being able to prove the maker's th ...
  Topic: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
AxelP

Replies: 3
Views: 4559

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Nov 16, 2015 10:51 am   Subject: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
I have spoken via email to the maker and he sent me a sample... I have tried it as patch lube and it works fine--good actually.

I am in the process of testing it as a bore preservative, but it wil ...
  Topic: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
AxelP

Replies: 3
Views: 4559

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2015 10:34 am   Subject: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
http://www.southparktraders.com

Anyone here use Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube? The maker makes some very specific claims as to its performance. Its advertised in Muzzleloader and Muzzlebla ...
  Topic: squirrel loads
AxelP

Replies: 4
Views: 5335

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Sep 30, 2015 4:45 pm   Subject: squirrel loads
The rule of thumb is less powder and more shot makes for a tighter pattern. More powder and less shot makes for a wider pattern.

A starting point is equal measures of powder and shot.

I ended u ...
  Topic: Pocket Fire Striker Kit
AxelP

Replies: 11
Views: 9809

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Sep 06, 2015 7:36 am   Subject: Pocket Fire Striker Kit
nice repro and nicely documented.

K
  Topic: Regarding the shoe-pack.
AxelP

Replies: 22
Views: 23189

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2015 1:06 pm   Subject: Regarding the shoe-pack.
I'd choose the outside if I were doing it.
  Topic: Moccasin Maker Needed
AxelP

Replies: 20
Views: 14910

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2015 9:35 pm   Subject: Moccasin Maker Needed
Jimmichanga, I pm'd you re: trans sierra hikes.

Ken
  Topic: Moccasin Maker Needed
AxelP

Replies: 20
Views: 14910

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2015 11:34 am   Subject: Moccasin Maker Needed
watch out re: Arrow sizes. They run kinda big in my experience.
 
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