Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: caplock
Showing results 1 to 50 of 126
Search took 0.07 seconds.
09-27-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,865
Posted By caplock

go on EBAY and look for Stilldub, he's a local ...

go on EBAY and look for Stilldub, he's a local guy that I've shot with many times. He makes lots of Flemish twist strings both Dacron and Fastflight. Reasonably priced and very fast shipping. He'll...
Forum: Black Powder
12-28-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Posted By caplock

New Gun?

Hey guys, I'm looking for advice on possible new gun purchase. I have several guns now both inline's and side hammer. I've been interested in the newer break open style inline rifles that seam to be...
10-28-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,272
Posted By caplock

If it's the bullet lube that's causing his...

If it's the bullet lube that's causing his problem, what do you guy's suggest he relube the bullets with?
Forum: Black Powder
10-28-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,122
Posted By caplock

Sabotloader, how does the redhot fit the other...

Sabotloader, how does the redhot fit the other #11 caps than the RWS? I'm using winchester which I believe are the same as CCI.
01-22-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By caplock

Wow,nice! Some of those look too nice to shoot...

Wow,nice! Some of those look too nice to shoot much less hunt with.
01-22-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By caplock

Thanks Ridge Runner thats what I was looking for,...

Thanks Ridge Runner thats what I was looking for, I'll give that a try.
01-21-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By caplock

The new gun had an old weaver 4x scope on it and...

The new gun had an old weaver 4x scope on it and I didn't like the fine cross hairs, so I put a scope that I had recently taken off another gun on. The weaver scope worked on the gun just fine but I...
01-21-2017, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By caplock

Re-centering a scope?

Last fall I swapped scopes from one rifle to another that I had just got, the scope worked perfectly on the first rifle but even after adjusting as far as I could it was still several inches to the...
01-07-2017, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,697
Posted By caplock

What about a .54 or a .58 for those who like the...

What about a .54 or a .58 for those who like the idea of a heavier round ball?
Forum: Black Powder
12-15-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,670
Posted By caplock

I Shot a buck this year with a Harvester...

I Shot a buck this year with a Harvester Scorpion, 260 gr hollow point. The deer was broadside at 85yards,the load was 100 gf 777 3f. The shot was about 4 inches higher than I wanted but the buck...
Forum: Black Powder
02-05-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By caplock

With my eye's and abilities with open sights I...

With my eye's and abilities with open sights I shouldn't shoot at anything past 100 yards anyway.😄 Do you think they would be an ok Colorado elk bullet?
Forum: Black Powder
02-04-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By caplock

The guns I would be shooting them out of is a...

The guns I would be shooting them out of is a Cabelas Hawkins, Thomson Grey hawk, both 1-48, and a Thomson Black mountain magnum which is 1-38 I believe. oh yea it was a Lee mold I was looking at...
Forum: Black Powder
02-04-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By caplock

R.E.A.L bullets?

I was thinking of buying a mold and making my own in a .54. Anybody shoot these or use lyman mold and make them? How do they shoot? How do they perform on game? I use 430 maxi balls right now and...
Forum: Black Powder
02-02-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,548
Posted By caplock

Didn't the MK have an octagon receiver that...

Didn't the MK have an octagon receiver that fades to a round barrel? My Bighorn is a completely round barrel.
Forum: Black Powder
02-01-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,548
Posted By caplock

LK 93 barrel?

Hey guys just curious, I have an older Knight Bighorn .50 and was wondering if a LK 93 .54 barrel will work on it? Also what would the twist on the .54 be and do they shoot full bore bullets well?...
Forum: Black Powder
11-26-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By caplock

thanks Falcon that answer's my question. I was...

thanks Falcon that answer's my question. I was wondering because I saw there was a good looking SS barrel assembly for a Fire Hawk on ebay for fairly cheap and thought if it would fit I'd get it.
Forum: Black Powder
11-26-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By caplock

TC Fire Hawk barrel?

Does anybody have any idea as to whether a TC Fire Hawk barrel assembly would fit on a TC black Diamond stock? Basically could I just take the barrel assembly off my Black Diamond and would the Fire...
Forum: Black Powder
08-30-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 459
Posted By caplock

buffalo bullet?

Hey guys just wondering if they're still making bullets or what, I used to like they're ball-let as a cheap fun shooting range bullet and also killed a few deer with them. If still in business where...
12-19-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,309
Posted By caplock

I have used a heater body suit and for really...

I have used a heater body suit and for really cold weather, I'm talking well below zero with winds 25mph or more I have found it the only way I could stay warm. I've tried all the bulky layers of...
Forum: Black Powder
11-24-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By caplock

I've been shooting the gun for about 28 years and...

I've been shooting the gun for about 28 years and have always used either a uncle mikes hot shot or the original lyman nipple, It just seems like with the nipple threaded in about half way I can...
Forum: Black Powder
11-22-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By caplock

nipple threads?

Can nipple threads be repaired? The reason I ask is the threads on my Lyman Hawken seem loose to me compared to the threads in my TC sidelock rifles. The threads still tighten up just fine and I have...
Forum: Black Powder
09-21-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,275
Posted By caplock

I have a Cabelas hawken which is the same as the...

I have a Cabelas hawken which is the same as the Trade Rifle and I cannot get it to shoot PB very good at all, about a six inch group at 50 yards at best. I've tried two different brands of balls and...
Forum: Black Powder
09-18-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 15,221
Posted By caplock

I have a Knight Bighorn and have no trouble...

I have a Knight Bighorn and have no trouble getting good groups. I have shot 777 and Goex 2f blackpowder. I have always used a No11Mag cap and never get a crud ring. Try 90 grains 777 2f and a 250sst...
Forum: Black Powder
05-31-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 876
Posted By caplock

I also have a TC Black Diamond and have yet to...

I also have a TC Black Diamond and have yet to find a bullet it wont shoot, just good all around shooter. Even cleaner shooting since I started using No. 11 caps instead of 209.
Forum: Black Powder
05-31-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,821
Posted By caplock

does that universal Tru glo sight mount in the...

does that universal Tru glo sight mount in the rear sight holes? I've been talking to XS sights about their ghost peep sight and sounds promising but even the sight they show for my gun doesn't just...
Forum: Black Powder
05-22-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,821
Posted By caplock

the peep he has on his hawken is a williams but...

the peep he has on his hawken is a williams but it is just the mane sight in the rear, nothing screwed into it so hole is fairly large. In low light the peep about disapears, so my original TC sights...
Forum: Black Powder
05-21-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,821
Posted By caplock

Tried a peep

one of my hunting buddies has a TC Hawken with a Williams peep mouned on it, He mounted it right where the rear sight was. Well he let me barrow his gun to see if I'd like the sight and it worked...
Forum: Black Powder
05-19-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 863
Posted By caplock

harvester hard cast bullets?

I've been looking at bullets for my New Mexico Muzzy hunt this year and a friend of mine had a package of these he bought about 10 years ago, he said he tried them and they shot ok but were too hard...
Forum: Black Powder
04-24-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,435
Posted By caplock

I have a TC thunderhawk that was abused also,...

I have a TC thunderhawk that was abused also, mine likes heavy powder loads. Mine shoots TC cheap shots with 110 gr 2f very well, also likes 110 gr of 777. I would suggest you bump your powder...
04-11-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,474
Posted By caplock

Having hunted both several times I must agree. ...

Having hunted both several times I must agree. No comparison, Wyoming better by far. Less hunters and more wildlife.
Forum: Black Powder
03-10-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,278
Posted By caplock

I have an older bighorn that uses either musket...

I have an older bighorn that uses either musket or 11caps, it should be legal in your state. The gun is very accurate and doesn't seem very heavy to me. I also have a TC Greyhawk that is a very...
03-03-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,802
Posted By caplock

I also would recommend a strong fixed blade broad...

I also would recommend a strong fixed blade broad head, the main thing you want on something as big as an elk is penetration. Most of the popular fixed blade heads fly very good and are easy to tune.
Forum: Black Powder
03-03-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 972
Posted By caplock

I just google muzzleloader supplies, a place...

I just google muzzleloader supplies, a place called Buffalo Arms. I didn't try ordering any yet, sure hope site is up to date.
03-02-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,739
Posted By caplock

My muzzy hunt was early october. always have my...

My muzzy hunt was early october. always have my best luck with primos hyper lip single, or carltons fighting cow. On my hunt I actually had more response from my power bugle than anything. Elk were...
03-02-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,739
Posted By caplock

I muzzleloader hunted in unit 52 a couple years...

I muzzleloader hunted in unit 52 a couple years ago. Its just east of your unit. The weather was lows in the 30's and highs of 50-60. Elk were very vocal and responded to both cow calls and bugles...
Forum: Black Powder
03-02-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 972
Posted By caplock

Buffalo bullets?

I thought company went out of business? While searching Internet last night I was surprised to find that they can still be bought. I have always liked Ball-etts for a cheap fun shooting bullet and I...
Forum: Black Powder
12-07-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,081
Posted By caplock

I was impressed by the bullet, I thought 110...

I was impressed by the bullet, I thought 110 grains of 777 would be too much for it and it would blow apart. I found no lead pieces inside the chest so I assume the bullet stayed together.
Forum: Black Powder
12-07-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,081
Posted By caplock

TC Cheapshots

I'd been shooting my TC Thunderhawk all summer and it was shooting both 240 xtp and TC cheapshots real well with 110 gr 777 2f, around an inch groups at 75 yds. I've shot a few deer with the xtp's...
Forum: Black Powder
04-12-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,693
Posted By caplock

Thanks for the info, I new you guy's would know....

Thanks for the info, I new you guy's would know. Now all I have to do is find a 15/16 TC barrel and I,m all set. Are all TC Hawkens barrrels the 1-48 twist? Looking for a good conical shooting...
Forum: Black Powder
04-11-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,693
Posted By caplock

Hawken barrel swap?

I have an older Cabelas Hawken .54 that has a less then perfect barrel (due to lack of cleaning from when I was younger) and I am interested in finding another. I have been watching all the auction...
Forum: Black Powder
03-18-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,402
Posted By caplock

mini bullet advise

I've never shot one of these until yesterday, I tried 90 grains goex 2f and the results were horrible. Only 2 of 3 shots even hit the target at 35yds, no idea where 3rd shot went. These are a 400...
Forum: Black Powder
03-17-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,892
Posted By caplock

I have a .50 thunderhawk. Mine likes either 240...

I have a .50 thunderhawk. Mine likes either 240 or 300 xtp, also shoots TC cheapshots very well, also mine only seams to like around 100 grains 777, haven't bean able to find a bullet that it likes...
Forum: Black Powder
02-25-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 864
Posted By caplock

If your Knight is anything like my old Bighorn it...

If your Knight is anything like my old Bighorn it will shoot that same group at 100 yards that you shot at 25 with that same bullet, that old gun just shoots nice.
Forum: Black Powder
02-25-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By caplock

what do you consider a heavy conical? I have a...

what do you consider a heavy conical? I have a friend with a TC hawken .54 that shoots consistent 3 inch groups at 100 yards with a 430 maxi ball, I have a .54 TC greyhawk that shoots about the same...
Forum: Black Powder
02-05-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,453
Posted By caplock

welcome desertwolf, I've been shooting an...

welcome desertwolf, I've been shooting an Investarms Hawken .54 for more than 25 years and have no complaints, good rifle. Mine likes TC maxiball and 90 grains goex BP, or a .530 RB .015 patch 80...
02-04-2012, 08:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,946
Posted By caplock

270 have you ever used a spotting scope for...

270 have you ever used a spotting scope for antelope? from my experience between the wind and the the heat waves anything over about 20x was about worthless, didn't matter weather leopold or nikon...
Forum: Black Powder
02-04-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,853
Posted By caplock

What kind of accuracy can you get out of these...

What kind of accuracy can you get out of these smooth bores? can you shoot shotgun loads for turkey hunting and such? just wondering, I see a lot of these go fairly cheap on the auction sites.
Forum: Black Powder
02-04-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 625
Posted By caplock

assortment of bullets

got an assortment of bullets from auction arms for my .54 TC Black Mountain Mag. He had an assortment of saboted .45 and .50 bullets both 325 grains and some TC maxiball 440 grains and some 400 grain...
01-21-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,675
Posted By caplock

sent you a P.M.

sent you a P.M.
Forum: Black Powder
01-10-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,605
Posted By caplock

I had a can of RS that was about 10 years old...

I had a can of RS that was about 10 years old that I was going to shoot up one time. The stuff was horrible, it had very little power, hang fired badly, and was terribly dirty. I quit after 3 shots...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 126
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.