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Offline Smokin_Gun

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Re: flintrock help!
« Reply #15 on: January 21, 2012, 03:00:31 AM »
ET it is as easy as snippin' of the blade of the flint even with a pair of gas pliers ... or period forged ones.
Somebody maybe HH put up a tutorial I think here that  was purdy good ... b8ut do what I did and get the right size English Flint from RTrachof the Wolf...
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Re: flintrock help!
« Reply #16 on: January 21, 2012, 04:01:24 AM »
Yup I agree with chuckin if they won't spark ...got some big chunks last Rondy here ,,, for fire startin' kit and smoke/char tins..,
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Re: flintrock help!
« Reply #17 on: January 21, 2012, 05:32:11 PM »
A little bit of knapping.  Keeps the edge of your flint sharp.


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Re: flintrock help!
« Reply #18 on: January 21, 2012, 05:42:53 PM »
Frizzen, Looking good there!  ;)
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