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  1. New Federal and Confederate Painted Oil Blankets

    I am in the process of finishing a run of painted oil blankets. These are pre-sales so if you would like one please place your order and go to:
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    Start off as a Colonel. This has gone downhill...

    Start off as a Colonel. This has gone downhill fast.
  3. Thread: Huzzah?

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    This may be one of those words that was...

    This may be one of those words that was pronounced different ways. For example my Crenshaw clan was Crankshaw and even pronounced as Granger. My Sinclair's were St. Clair, Sinkler, and some other...
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    Starting to get out of hand.

    Starting to get out of hand.
  5. Two Confederate Painted Oil Cloths by Claude Sinclair

    I have two of these ready to ship. It is rare that I have two in stock. I am also taking orders for Confederate and Federal Oil Blankets. Documentation comes with the Federal Painted Oil...
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    Try a very thin coat of Linseed Oil on the metal....

    Try a very thin coat of Linseed Oil on the metal. Also oil it daily while in the field and after each use.
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    Ms. Lawson, I looked for you in the Saloon. I...

    Ms. Lawson, I looked for you in the Saloon. I always look forward to seeing you. I still remember having Supper with you in Nashville, TN years ago.
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    I inspected the gun after it exploded and it was...

    I inspected the gun after it exploded and it was a mess. The barrel seemed cast and the wood was cheap. I could find no markings on the gun. As for Pickets charge the scenario seemed very bad...
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    Thanks Eli.

    Thanks Eli.
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    I use 60 g with a 58 cal and 90 with a 69 cal. ...

    I use 60 g with a 58 cal and 90 with a 69 cal. 500 g is just dangerous. Can you say pipe bomb? I have been in this hobby for a long time and I have seen nipples blown out and some hammers blown...
  11. Federal and Confederate Painted Oil Blankets by Claude Sinclair

    I now have a good supply of these in stock since I lost my real job after 38 years due to cutbacks.

    http://www.claudesinclair.com/Palmetto-Batallion/Federal-OilBlanket.html
  12. My officers not knowing bugle calls was the main...

    My officers not knowing bugle calls was the main reason that I lost a very good battalion bugler. Roy Cloninger is a great bugler but he felt that he was just wasting his time. We gave all the...
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    The Palmetto Battalion has been merging with...

    The Palmetto Battalion has been merging with other Battalions for the past 4 years just to put a respectful number of soldiers on the field. At Manassas we were able to put about 140 rifles on the...
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    I do not think that correct braces came with...

    I do not think that correct braces came with instructions. :o) Although you have given me something to research. I will take out my books and magnifying glass and see what I can come up with.
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    My favorite rank is 2nd Sgt. Personally I think...

    My favorite rank is 2nd Sgt. Personally I think it is the most important position in a company. Most 2nd Sgt.'s don't have a clue of their role in drill, marching, parade, etc. I have been a...
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    I will attend the one that does not have...

    I will attend the one that does not have bleachers.
  17. Try using size 00 steel wool with oil.

    Try using size 00 steel wool with oil.
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    I have always used original weapons at...

    I have always used original weapons at reenactments. I purchased many original musket/rifles during the early days from $300 to $750. Some had so much rust and junk in the barrel that I thought...
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    Federal Specifications for one large order was...

    Federal Specifications for one large order was that it be 46" wide and 71" long. I include a copy of that order with the ones I sell. Also one end and one side had a 2" hem while the other side...
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    Jeff answered my e-mail last night about taking...

    Jeff answered my e-mail last night about taking some Santa lessons regarding rooftop balancing. He seems to be in good spirits.
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    Ross, Thanks for the information. A bunch of...

    Ross, Thanks for the information. A bunch of us are doing this.
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    Hey Silas, I am a Boy Scout Troop leader so...

    Hey Silas,

    I am a Boy Scout Troop leader so "Be Prepared" is the motto. I really look forward to seeing you again.
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    Your wish is my command.

    Your wish is my command.
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    Yep, I can see the list growing to look like the...

    Yep, I can see the list growing to look like the calendar section in the Camp Chase Gazette. Everyone can claim that all events at least once during this cycle will be 150th events including the...
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    You may want to do a search on tent size and then...

    You may want to do a search on tent size and then fish around for an assortment of answers. I would recommend a common tent (A-Tent, Wedge Tent) as a first tent. Shelter tents basically were not...
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