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A New Toy
« on: October 02, 2008, 10:34:18 AM »
Well I've not been around as much as I would like lately but that doesn't mean I'm not shooting. At least a little.  8)

So About a year ago I ordered a second pistol from our member gun meister... Wyosmith. Now you all saw the first one I got from him and it sure is a beauty for sure but I think he out did his self on this one... It absolutly floored me when I opened the box. And then I shot it and WOW can it shoot. With just the barest of load work I have it shooting ragged 3 shot groups you could cover with a silver dollar! It's a  .54 10" barreled flinter... I'll let the pictures say the rest.

 















Thank You Steve... I could not be happier!!!
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« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2008, 10:47:26 AM »
Good work, Steve.
Jon, looks like you got a winner there.  Nice!!
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« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2008, 10:50:14 AM »
She sure is a beauty! :hey-hey  :clap
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« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2008, 10:51:56 AM »
As with all of the guns I've seen of Steve's, it way too pretty to shoot. But I'll bet it's a tack driver.
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« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2008, 10:53:27 AM »
I need a new keyboard...........just drooooled all over mine.

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« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2008, 11:27:28 AM »
Mr Zihn has done it again. That is a true work of art.
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« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2008, 12:02:24 PM »
Looks real sweet there Jon, as always nice work Steve! Nice display of the pistol with the rest of the accoutrements!
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« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2008, 01:36:00 PM »
Hey Beav I'm sure you reconized a few of them?  :lol:

R.M. it shoots like a dream... if I do my part it will surely keep me in the running. When I ordered it way back when I asked for a real target pistol and that is what I got and then some!
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« Reply #8 on: October 02, 2008, 01:44:05 PM »
:shock:   Wow!! I'm sure glad I'm not a pistol shooter...I'd be so busy looking at that pistol...there's no way I could ever hit anything  :oops:
That's a pretty piece of work...
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« Reply #9 on: October 02, 2008, 01:53:11 PM »
Ya Jon, I bet it does shoot like a dream. Sure looks like one.
That's something I have to get. I've never shot a flint pistol. Bet it would humble me. I'll bet it wouldn't make much difference with that lock being on the wrong side either.  :shock:
Again, that's quite a piece you got. Treat her well.
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« Reply #10 on: October 02, 2008, 05:53:45 PM »
Together with the canoe trip me and the little lady took today i have now seen a day full of beauty, that`s awesome work.  :hairy
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« Reply #11 on: October 02, 2008, 06:03:24 PM »
unbe-Steve-able! I think I just coined a new word.  Beautiful work. You're a lucky guy, Jon.
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« Reply #12 on: October 02, 2008, 06:23:30 PM »
Wow, that is just so nice.  And very nice pics of it, too, Jon.  You did it justice.  

(In fact you should really email an attachment so's I can use it fer wallpaper.  I'll save as it is and see how it turns out. ;) )
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« Reply #13 on: October 02, 2008, 07:57:49 PM »
I knew it, I knew it  I shouldn't have looked .
Absolutely Stunning.
I would give my eye teeth for a pistol like that.
Nice work Wyosmith.
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« Reply #14 on: October 02, 2008, 08:28:55 PM »
Too late, you looked!  LOL!
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