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Old January 15, 2013, 11:14 PM   #1
Join Date: August 10, 2012
Location: Southern Washington on the Columbia River
Posts: 80
Flintlock Musket Build

69 Cal smooth bore.

This still has a ways to go but some of the hard work has been done. The lock and butt plate are unmarked, I purchased them together (and believe they are vintage). The lock is well made and throws a huge shower of sparks.
I haven’t worked the details on the nose cap and the under rib yet. The under rib that I have fits, but looks blocky to my eye. I’m considering forming one myself to save wt., but again I haven’t really looked to see what’s available.

With other projects and honey-do’s I doubt if this will be finished until May or June

Thanks for looking,

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