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  Topic: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 3
Views: 516

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:49 am   Subject: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
Has anyone on this forum sent an e-mail off to Plimouth?
  Topic: Help with flintlock hammer
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 13
Views: 626

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 5:51 am   Subject: Help with flintlock hammer
You can also lengthen the flint that is exposed beyond the tip of the jaws of the cock. It's difficult to know how to help you without seeing the lock set up. Very frustrating for you and for those of ...
  Topic: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 3
Views: 516

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:09 pm   Subject: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
Please respond to confirm that you have sent into Plimoth Plantation. Thanks in advance. Pleas,e Please, Please muster for this action.
Regards to all, Paul
  Topic: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 3
Views: 516

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:33 am   Subject: Help!!! Please Everyone Pitch In!!!
To the forum,
Recent visits to Pimoth Plantation disclosed a marked reduction in costumed first person interpreters. Concerned with the loss of this type of research based interpretive history of in ...
  Topic: home made quilts
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 4
Views: 813

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:26 am   Subject: home made quilts
I would say we are more aware of blankets because that's what is being used in the 17th and 18th century most commonly. Trade blankets enter into the equation but are only part of it with home woven ...
  Topic: home made quilts
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 4
Views: 813

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:21 am   Subject: home made quilts
See below.
Paul
  Topic: How to carry a black powder measure
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 17
Views: 11188

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:36 am   Subject: How to carry a black powder measure
Mgardner,
Are you carrying your powder measure in a certain way as a result of the answers you have received from the forum?
Paul
  Topic: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 6
Views: 5546

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2016 12:21 pm   Subject: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Ken,
Interesting, as you may remember My first experience with uncooked ships bread and eating it with out soaking resulted in my breaking a tooth. The British Navy's bake houses did use a well grou ...
  Topic: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 6
Views: 5546

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2016 8:08 pm   Subject: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Guys,
Thanks for your responses. I am very interested in what folks have done with the information I have offered. This will make the second time that I have inquired about the usefulness of the fu ...
  Topic: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 6
Views: 5546

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:53 am   Subject: Trail Foods--How did it Go??
A while back I posted some well documented recipes for 18th century foods in the "Trail Food section". I was interested in some feed back, (no pun intended). Has anyone used the recipes and ...
  Topic: Correction For Ship's Bread Post by PCD
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 0
Views: 6990

PostForum: Trail Foods   Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2016 8:55 am   Subject: Correction For Ship's Bread Post by PCD
My apologies to this forum, my receipt for Ship's bread, (hardtack), included sea salt as one of the ingredients and this is in error. Salt was not included in the original receipts of the 18th centur ...
  Topic: 17th Century Pemaquid Mayne Cod Fishing Crew
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 2
Views: 4266

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:18 pm   Subject: Be part of it!
I still have room for one more man in my boat crew. If you have an interest in 17th century New England History this is the place to set up and educate the public as well as your fellow interpretive h ...
  Topic: on the fly
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 8
Views: 6646

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:00 am   Subject: on the fly
Smoke,
So how did you do?????????????????????????????
Paul
  Topic: on the fly
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 8
Views: 6646

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Nov 14, 2015 10:11 pm   Subject: on the fly
The 28 bore has the same good pattern that a 12 bore has and is light weight. More modern hunters are experimenting with the 28 bore for grouse hunting. The shells are expensive and sometimes hard to ...
  Topic: on the fly
Paul C. Daiute

Replies: 8
Views: 6646

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Nov 13, 2015 8:09 am   Subject: on the fly
Smoke,
I would use 50 grains of FFG, a card wad, a cushion wad, an oz. of whatever shot equal to the powder charge, and an over wad. Use FFFFg powder in the pan and only prime to just below the tou ...
 
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