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  Topic: moths in wool
nwtradegun

Replies: 9
Views: 10833

PostForum: Skills and Crafts   Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:28 pm   Subject: moths
put in air tight plastic bag, fill with cedar chips.
  Topic: squirrel loads
nwtradegun

Replies: 4
Views: 5332

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:24 pm   Subject: 12 ga. tradegun
85 gr. 3f, fiber wad, 85 gr. of no. 5 or 6 shot and another fiber wad. good for a 25 yard shot.
  Topic: Japanning
nwtradegun

Replies: 3
Views: 4673

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 12:33 pm   Subject: japanning
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanning
  Topic: frontier folks
nwtradegun

Replies: 4
Views: 5512

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jul 13, 2015 2:10 pm   Subject: frontier folks
anyone know what happened to it
  Topic: historic angler
nwtradegun

Replies: 1
Views: 3932

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 07, 2015 4:09 pm   Subject: historic angler
what happened to him, can t find anywhere
  Topic: How to carry a black powder measure
nwtradegun

Replies: 17
Views: 11179

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 07, 2015 4:05 pm   Subject: measure
I use 2 a 60 and 100 gr., both have thongs tied to them and are hung inside my bag with a thong tied to outside strap. no noise ot lost pwdr measure.
  Topic: Double Brazier or Stove
nwtradegun

Replies: 3
Views: 3118

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 07, 2015 4:02 pm   Subject: brazer
arrowhead forge best price
  Topic: sealing leather canteen
nwtradegun

Replies: 8
Views: 12478

PostForum: Trekking Tips   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2014 8:05 pm   Subject: pine pitch
has been used as an antiseptic for millennium. since the days before the copper age. same as honey
  Topic: Sulphur match tutorial
nwtradegun

Replies: 5
Views: 10180

PostForum: Skills and Crafts   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2014 7:53 pm   Subject: flints
where did you get those long narrow sharp flints.
  Topic: aging brass
nwtradegun

Replies: 10
Views: 8750

PostForum: Skills and Crafts   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2014 7:50 pm   Subject: aging brass
heat it in boiling water. pull it out and brush on birchwood casey brass black. keep appyling as it will dry fast. when it is all covered and black let it cool and rub it down with a soft cloth with o ...
  Topic: Water Purification
nwtradegun

Replies: 18
Views: 15557

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 8:54 pm   Subject: bleach
if you use bleach do not use sented variets us regular
  Topic: Looking to have a rifle made
nwtradegun

Replies: 15
Views: 15409

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:07 pm   Subject: rifle
since you are in French territory would not a fusil de chase be more appropriate
  Topic: I D's for firearm?
nwtradegun

Replies: 5
Views: 4132

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:04 pm   Subject: i d gun
fi you bing English northwest tradegun you will get many images of them.
  Topic: I D's for firearm?
nwtradegun

Replies: 5
Views: 4132

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Jul 31, 2014 2:09 pm   Subject: nw tradegun
you have a smoothore fusil. 36 inches would make it handy in the forest and in a boat or a caone. 20 bore would be a good choice although 24 was a common one.
  Topic: 2F vs. 3F Load
nwtradegun

Replies: 7
Views: 5504

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Sep 28, 2013 12:32 pm   Subject: powder
if u use 3 f and cut back 20 per cent you will same on powder with same results. I ues 3f in my 72 cal trade musket. a smoothbore. I find no difference in point of impact between 2 f and 3f. at what p ...
 
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