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Butcher45

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PostSubject: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 14:47

http://pre1900.blogspot.com/2016/02/lindsay-two-shooter-musket.html?spref=fb
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falcon

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Location : Southwest, Oklahoma
Registration date : 2012-05-28

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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 17:29

Well, that gun is surely different.  It looks well made.
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Number of posts : 448
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Location : S.W. Virginia
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 18:45

It looked like it was strong made, but I could see were there might be some problems with a miss fire.
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 18:49

Very cool! I do have to agree though, very dangerous, especially with the quality of powder they had back then along with the troops under fire and scared out of their wits.
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 18:58

Very interesting gun.  A double shot single barrel musket?????   Very Happy

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patocazador

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Location : central Florida
Registration date : 2012-08-22

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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 19:45

An accident waiting to happen.

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Butcher45

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Location : Wet Side of Oregon
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting Cap-Lock   Interesting Cap-Lock Empty2016-02-23, 19:56

@patocazador wrote:
An accident waiting to happen.

No surprise only a thousand were made.  

Kinda surprised that many were made........
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