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  Topic: Kentucky Rifles and Pistols 1750-1850 for sale
David Snellen

Replies: 0
Views: 672

PostForum: The Virtual Round Robin   Posted: Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:09 pm   Subject: Kentucky Rifles and Pistols 1750-1850 for sale
Gentlemen,
Please email my personal email

snellensaddles@yahoo.com

For sale- Kentucky Rifles and Pistols 1750-1850 Hardback book.
Good condition- BW photos of rifles and pistols from the Ky. ...
  Topic: Blunderbuss use/range and maker
David Snellen

Replies: 9
Views: 6489

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Jun 10, 2015 1:22 pm   Subject: blunderbusses
Gentlemen,
Great information!
From what I am hearing, it is neat but not practical, am I right?
David
  Topic: Blunderbuss use/range and maker
David Snellen

Replies: 9
Views: 6489

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jun 09, 2015 8:17 pm   Subject: blunderbuss
Thank you! great information. Are brass barrels as strong/safe as steel?
What type of distance are you looking at? 25 yards?
Thanks again,
David
  Topic: Blunderbuss use/range and maker
David Snellen

Replies: 9
Views: 6489

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jun 09, 2015 2:14 am   Subject: Blunderbuss use/range and maker
Gentlemen,
I hope I am not posting in the wrong place. I have a question about blunderbusses.

For those of you that have them-

What is the range?
Have you hunted with them?
If yes, what dist ...
  Topic: just sara web site?
David Snellen

Replies: 5
Views: 4082

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Mar 10, 2013 2:23 pm   Subject: just sara web site?
Gentlemen,
Do y'all know her website address?
I would appreciate any help.
David
  Topic: Ethan Allen and Mowry???
David Snellen

Replies: 0
Views: 1539

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Dec 25, 2011 12:51 am   Subject: Ethan Allen and Mowry???
Gentlemen,
Did Ethan Allen ever make a brass frame like Mowry reproduced? The modern guns seem close to originals in basic design, but I haven't seen an original brass frame.
Any ideas??
Thank you ...
  Topic: thin wrists?
David Snellen

Replies: 1
Views: 1642

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 6:45 pm   Subject: thin wrists?
Gentlemen,
Have y'all ever seen a period rifle with a VERY thin wrist?
If so, what period?
Thank you,
David
  Topic: miroku besses
David Snellen

Replies: 16
Views: 6945

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Dec 20, 2010 9:48 pm   Subject: besses
Nice piece! Beautiful stock.
Thank you all for all the information!
David
  Topic: miroku besses
David Snellen

Replies: 16
Views: 6945

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Dec 19, 2010 11:04 pm   Subject: besses
Gentlemen,
Thank you all so much.
I love the piece and figured it was safe - as I said I trust the fellow that sold it to me, but I worry about such things.
Is it typical that there was No writing ...
  Topic: miroku besses
David Snellen

Replies: 16
Views: 6945

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 11:55 pm   Subject: Besses
Dear Sir,

Is your barrel very thin as well?

Thank you,
David
  Topic: miroku besses
David Snellen

Replies: 16
Views: 6945

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Dec 18, 2010 7:20 pm   Subject: miroku besses
Gentlemen,
I recently sold a firearm and purchased what is said to be a miroku bess. I love the bess, but being the paranoid safety fanatic that I am, I have one worry:

The barrel is THIN (at the ...
  Topic: Michael Archer
David Snellen

Replies: 2
Views: 2495

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Dec 02, 2010 1:52 pm   Subject: Michael Archer
Dear Sir,
I have a question for you about a bess, could you please email me at

snellensaddles@yahoo.com

Thank you,
David Y. Snellen
  Topic: Japanese Besses
David Snellen

Replies: 22
Views: 8141

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 1:28 pm   Subject: Bess
Gentlemen,
Thank you, sounds like they should still be making them!
David
  Topic: Japanese Besses
David Snellen

Replies: 22
Views: 8141

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2010 11:52 pm   Subject: Japanese Besses
Gentlemen,
Has anyone had experiences with the Japanese Brown Besses? I would appreciate y'all's opinions.
Thank you,
David
  Topic: MVTC, Loyalist and Discrim. Gen-- Are they SAFE?
David Snellen

Replies: 23
Views: 12803

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Apr 29, 2008 11:13 am   Subject: Loyalist, MVTC are they safe
Gentlemen,
I really appreciate the information. Thank you.
Is there any REAAL proof about pedersoli barrels blowing up?
David
 
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