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  Topic: Postings
Steve G

Replies: 3
Views: 8277

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Jun 03, 2018 4:44 pm   Subject: Postings
Nope, it's us die hard ol farts who keep checking in to see if anything's going on. From what I heard everyone's gone over to the facebook page but it's not the same. Guess I'm too old and out of step ...
  Topic: Breech clout question
Steve G

Replies: 7
Views: 14773

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 5:45 pm   Subject: Breech clout question
Thanks all for your replies. Tried a silk scarf last weekend at Martin's and that seemed to work just fine.
  Topic: Breech clout question
Steve G

Replies: 7
Views: 14773

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Apr 27, 2017 2:02 pm   Subject: Breech clout question
Question for all those that wear a breech clout, what do you use to hold it up? Everything I've tried so far is either incredibly uncomfortable or the clout ends up hanging like a loaded diaper (it's ...
  Topic: Lost Knife
Steve G

Replies: 1
Views: 12738

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue May 17, 2016 4:55 pm   Subject: Lost Knife
The knife has been found and returned, many thanks Rick. Also many thanks to the guys at Bledsoe's who took the time to go look for it at the site.
  Topic: Hunting pouch question
Steve G

Replies: 6
Views: 15089

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2016 3:42 pm   Subject: Hunting pouch question
Thanks, opinion is as appreciated as much as knowledge on this subject. My personal thought process was they needed to get into their pouch as fast as possible and having to undo a button could mean t ...
  Topic: Hunting pouch question
Steve G

Replies: 6
Views: 15089

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 4:55 pm   Subject: Hunting pouch question
I got to wondering if buttons or some type of closure was used on original 18th century hunting pouches. So what's the boards opinion on originals with buttons? Also who uses some type of closure on t ...
  Topic: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
Steve G

Replies: 3
Views: 11258

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2015 11:45 am   Subject: Gene's Black Powder Seasoning Gun Lube
I e-mailed them asking for specific information about their product about three months ago, still haven't gotten a reply. Makes me kind of wonder what kind of outfit they are. Anyone can make claims a ...
  Topic: Lost Knife
Steve G

Replies: 1
Views: 12738

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:48 am   Subject: Lost Knife
My wife thinks she lost her knife at Bledsoe's rifle frolic last month. It's not a particularly fancy or expensive knife but it was an engagement present from me (her wedding present was a brown bess ...
  Topic: 18th Century mens hair
Steve G

Replies: 7
Views: 12316

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Jun 10, 2015 9:53 pm   Subject: 18th Century mens hair
Hair style is easy, just grow it long.
  Topic: Shaving
Steve G

Replies: 16
Views: 23838

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 21, 2015 3:10 pm   Subject: Shaving
Haven't shaved in years not gonna start now. Besides beards were rare in the 18th century not non-existent.
  Topic: Bledsoes Fort Colonial Faire..
Steve G

Replies: 3
Views: 7666

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2015 12:29 pm   Subject: Bledsoes Fort Colonial Faire..
Bledsoe's is May 1 to the 3rd. Check their web site. Special deal this year, no charge for those who register early.
  Topic: powder horn repair
Steve G

Replies: 3
Views: 6854

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Feb 07, 2015 10:53 pm   Subject: powder horn repair
Went to E-town trade fair today and wife picked out new powder horn. Looked pretty good but I forgot to check it for tightness. Long story short it allows air to pass from around base plug way too muc ...
  Topic: Bear Oil
Steve G

Replies: 8
Views: 12271

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2014 9:50 pm   Subject: Bear Oil
I got some probably about 10 years or so ago. It was kind of milky white. I've kept it in an old jar in a cabinet all that time and while I wouldn't use it for after shave what I have left doesn't sme ...
  Topic: Bear Oil
Steve G

Replies: 8
Views: 12271

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 9:28 pm   Subject: Bear Oil
I use it on my leather projects and mixed with bee's wax on the metal of my guns. I think it would make the wood too slick to hold and attract dirt.
  Topic: Been a long time
Steve G

Replies: 8
Views: 12324

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Apr 24, 2014 10:29 am   Subject: Been a long time
As accurate history it's right up there with the patriot and last of the mohicans. As entertainment so far it's pretty good.
 
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