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    I am caught up again if anyone is interested. ...

    I am caught up again if anyone is interested. Just got a few lockplates folks are sending in right now.
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    Did you even bother shooting it, Bill?:p

    Did you even bother shooting it, Bill?:p
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    I can do an 1862 LAC and 1862 Tower, as well as...

    I can do an 1862 LAC and 1862 Tower, as well as 1859 and 1861 Tower and a Barnett locks on Enfields. I have the barrel proofings for ay of the LAC or B'ham versions. As for the makers, many use...
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    No, I've not got the stamps necessary for that...

    No, I've not got the stamps necessary for that one. I have several thousand dollars invested in my various stamps, yet I only can do perhaps a half dozen or so various versions.
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    Group Rates

    Recently got to thinking after a few guys sent a gun after I'd done a buddy's that perhaps I'll offer group rates. I'm thinking of trying 5 Enfields of similar styles done in a batch for $1000 which...
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    "can't be fixed on the firing line..." Ha! ...

    "can't be fixed on the firing line..."
    Ha! Sounds like a challenge! ;) I have a small kit in my haversack including spare cones, a mainspring or two, 1861 clean-out screw, etc. I have on occasion...
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    I have seen references here and there to...

    I have seen references here and there to regimental armorers. In my unit (9th Ky Inf) I did detailed searches on each man of the unit and noted several were gunsmiths by trade in 1860 and 1870 on...
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    9th Ky Inf. Vols (US) in Mid-TN area

    http://www.9thky.org/
    The 9th Ky Infantry Vols. (US) was formed in south central KY counties and northern Middle TN counties of loyalist southerners in the fall of 1861 and they served in places...
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    ;) yeah that would be a good strategy. This...

    ;) yeah that would be a good strategy. This sounds more like some folklore passed down through the ages. I have repeated it in a gruff voice to school children at talks before myself, probably...
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    I have seen these videos of them "teaching" the...

    I have seen these videos of them "teaching" the artillery and musket "safe distances" and want to just reach into the video and slap the fool out of that guy - and I mean that would literally make...
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    I imagine that role of the Sgt sounds very...

    I imagine that role of the Sgt sounds very European as opposed to American. I can completely imagine a British Sgt or Prussian shooting-down his own men.
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    I have heard that the Sergeants were to refrain...

    I have heard that the Sergeants were to refrain from the normal loading and firing during battle and were to remain loaded and ready essentially only to fire in final defense of the position or to...
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    I have done some revolvers, but never bought the...

    I have done some revolvers, but never bought the correct font stamps. In part it is because seeing as how both Remington and Colt are still in business with armies of patent lawyers in their...
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    I'm caught up again. Seems the appetite for...

    I'm caught up again. Seems the appetite for defarbs has slowed considerably. Having a few new requests for unusual defarbs now though, like "Peabody" rifles, Henry rifles, various revolvers, and...
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    Replied to you, but have not heard back.

    Replied to you, but have not heard back.
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    I've got one. Tried PM to you but it did not seem to go through. E-mail me at wattsdefarbs@gmail.com for info.
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    Looking for Euroarm Enfield lock plate

    I need a Euroarms Enfield lockplate. Trying to restore one I stripped for parts years ago, and I find myself with no lockplate. If you have one or any other musket parts, please PM me or e-mail at...
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    Sold finally.

    Sold finally.
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    OK - "Life" happened. I need top move this thing...

    OK - "Life" happened. I need top move this thing now. Like $700 takes it. E-mail me at wattsdefarbs@gmail.com if you want her. It is on an auction site so grab it here quick. No trades. PayPal...
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    I have 2 I am working on feverishly attempting to...

    I have 2 I am working on feverishly attempting to get them done before the New Year, but nothing else. Did everyone just give up on refurbishing or defarbing their guns? I literally had nothing...
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    OK, 2 guys almost bought it but fell through. I...

    OK, 2 guys almost bought it but fell through. I will take $800 for the thing to get it gone. E-mail me at wattsdefarbs@gmail.com. She is boxed up ready to ship, sling and bayonet included. I...
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    What happened to the defarbs?

    Odd! :confused: For the 1st time in 12 years, I am totally caught up on gun defarbs. While there is a big "YAY!" factor to this feeling of not having something sitting there staring at me, there is...
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    This thing is still for sale. I'll take $900 for...

    This thing is still for sale. I'll take $900 for it or it's heading back into the field with me for a while.
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    For Sale: VA Contract musket

    Offering for sale 1809-dated "Virginia Contract" percussion-conversion musket.

    This is a Pedersolli 1795 Springfield flintlock converted to percussion by the drum-in-barrel method. It is...
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    As luck would have it, I happen to have an old...

    As luck would have it, I happen to have an old Japanese-made Short Land Pattern Brown Bess in my shop right now. A guy acquired it for I think he said $400 and it looks nearly new but was definitely...
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