Going to the Range Tomorrow

Discussion in 'Black Powder Shooting / Muzzleloaders / Handguns' started by njretcop, Apr 27, 2008.

  1. njretcop

    njretcop New Member

    Apr 18, 2004
    NJ
    For the first time with my 1860 Colt Army. She's all cleaned up and ready to go. :)

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  2. BUT are you all cleaned up and ready to go! How many screws did Bubba loose on this clean up job. Really not much to let bubba play with, barrel assembly, cylinder, frame, trunnon screw and trunnon.

    Have fun and do not hurt any one next to you Charlie. IF you decide to dell that ting, let me know, seriously.
     

  3. Dirtypacman

    Dirtypacman New Member

    908
    Mar 3, 2008
    Merrimac Valley, MA
    Pure sweetness let us know how she handled.
     
  4. njretcop

    njretcop New Member

    Apr 18, 2004
    NJ
    Drat, got rained out.......try again tomorrow!

    JJ, better start saving up them confederate bills if ya want this one. It's a first year production (1860) and a US contract gun! (So marked on the frame next to "Colt Patent) Also has the fluted cylinder.

    Looks like a crack in the stock on the left side in the photo, but there is no crack! It's in the grain....never noticed it before! :)

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    Last edited: Apr 28, 2008
  5. Little Rooster

    Little Rooster New Member

    563
    Oct 17, 2007
    Old Dominion

    Love the way the fluted cylinders look in them, just that extra touch.. Have fun with it
     
  6. mrkirker

    mrkirker New Member

    Jul 13, 2007
    Hey Rooster!
    Did ya ever get out to the range?
     
  7. Little Rooster

    Little Rooster New Member

    563
    Oct 17, 2007
    Old Dominion


    Spent the day yesterday, missing targets and smelling the wonderful aroma of Black Powder as it burned:D
     
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