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by rustyknuckles
Wed Aug 13, 2008 9:46 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Seamless Heavy Wall Tubing
Replies: 6
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Seamless Heavy Wall Tubing

Oodles of years ago the American Rifleman featured an article on building a matchlock musket. For a barrel the author used Shelby tubing of approximately .50 caliber.

Does anyone know of an online source for ordering such tubing?

by rustyknuckles
Sun Apr 06, 2008 11:53 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: More Barrel Drilling Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 4703

More Barrel Drilling Questions

I'm new to this site and new to metal working, though I've been shooting and tinkering with guns for 40 years, done a lot of woodworking, made a few knives and enjoy building gizmos of all sorts. Now that I have a lathe I've challenged myselt to build a couple of black powder pistols from scratch. T...