GUN I shot a Flintlock yesterday.

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  1. Hooligan

    Hooligan New Member

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    It was Nat'l Hunting and Fishing Day at the range, so there were some free muzzleloaders to shoot. Some pics...

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    Me shooting it. :eek3: :o It was weird because there was a perceptible delay between pulling the trigger, the flash and sparks in the pan, and the rifle actually firing.
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    OMFG smoke and hotness.
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  2. Hooligan

    Hooligan New Member

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    Why yes, I do have a receding hairline.
     
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    Sardaukar OT Supporter

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    Very cool.

    I'd like to pick up a percussion musket to play around with.
     
  5. Paul Revere

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    :cool: i remember the first time i shot blackpowder.

    .65 caliber FTMFW :eek5:
     
  6. Hooligan

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    yeah it was odd

    About.5 sec
     
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    I don't know that I'd ever convince myself to buy something like that but I think it'd be fun for an afternoon.
     
  8. Scrooge McDuck

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    i used to have one. bought it from cabelas for $150. It was a hoot to shoot but ended up rusting to death.
     
  9. Hooligan

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    Yeah they broke it that day, with so many people shooting it.
     
  10. xpinchx

    xpinchx hes got a nice cock, on the thin side but its stil

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    It's funny people are always self conscious about stuff like that when in reality I don't think anyone would notice if you didn't say anything.
     
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    I've got a .54 percussion cap, I would like a flintlock also. And a BP revolver.

    I know most people on here are the EBR crowd but there is something cool about blackpowder and western guns.
     
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    :wavey:
     

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