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  1. 1720 Pistol Case

    A friend of mine makes reproductions of antique flintlocks and has just finished this 1720 Dragoon horse pistol. He wanted an appropriate case for it and asked me to make the case. Wood is red oak locally harvested. Case dimensions are 9×24x3in. Since the pistol is a replica of a French cavalry...
  2. Custom Handmade Powder Horn Fine Silver Decoration Hardware Curly Mulberry Wood Cow Scrimshaw

    Powder Horn with Fine Silver Decoration: Horn Size: 14.25" end to end along curve Twist: Right Hand Hardware: Fine Silver Wood Butt End: Curly Mulberry Tip Plug: Cow Horn Tip with Fine Silver Rain Shield Display Stand: Black finished Pine & Dark Patina Brass This Powder Horn is FOR SALE in my...
  3. Scrimshaw Powder Horns: with my links to "How To Build Your Own Powder Horn", and "How to Scrimshaw"

    ============================ UPDATE 5-5-2011: I have agreed to teach a Powder Horn Building and Scrimshaw Decoration Class at the John Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, NC. The date will be mid-July in 2012, a five day class. We'll discuss the history, techniques, and build a horn in class...
  4. Pedersoli Jaeger Hunter Gun Stock

    It's been a while since I've posted. Hope you are all well. I've seen some nice projects. Keep 'em coming. Here's a Pedersoli, 'Jaeger Hunter', Hawkin replica flintlock that my friend asked me to make look "This side of Gaudy". Now I'm not sure where "gaudy" is, never mind this side of it. So I...
  5. Woodworking Skill Share
    So is wood ever too old to use for a project? I had a friend who is tearing down a decent shoe late 1880's house and said I could take whatever wood I want. The floor joists look promising and feel good in my hand, but haven't had a chance to cut through it yet. The wood looks like possible oak...
  6. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    Last week I succumbed to the "you need a trim router" impulse and, using some BORG gift cards, I purchased a Ridgid R2401 along with a set of 1/4" bits. This past weekend, I had a few minutes free so I thought I would give it a try. It seems to be nicely made and fits the hand nicely. And...
  7. Blogs
    How To Build Your Own Powder Horn; Some Simple Steps w/ Photos of Finished Scrimshaw Covered Horns Birth of a Powder Horn 101: A Lumberjock's "Short Version" to Crafting A Powder Horn By Mark A. DeCou (All photos, text, and design is protected by copyright November 12, 2007)...
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