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by sgabrie854
Thu Oct 04, 2012 5:07 am
ForumCOLON General Discussion of BPCR
TopicCOLON Where to shoot (distance) in Northeast??
RepliesCOLON 21
ViewsCOLON 3623

Re: Where to shoot (distance) in Northeast??

Greetings! I am on Long Island too, out east. I shoot my Sharps and Trapdoors 200 yards in a private club in West Hampton. HOWEVER, I am in the same boat as you. I can tell you starting last year, I hooked up with Frank Monikowski and his BPTR matches in RI. Its a 3 hour drive for me and I take the ...
by sgabrie854
Wed May 04, 2011 8:54 am
ForumCOLON Springfield Trapdoor Rifles
TopicCOLON M1868 Questions
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 2900

Re: M1868 Questions

O and your cleaning rod hole is probably packed with dirt. Reomve the action from the stock and the trigger guard you will see a large hole in thefront area under the trigger guard, blow this out and see what happens.
by sgabrie854
Wed May 04, 2011 8:52 am
ForumCOLON Springfield Trapdoor Rifles
TopicCOLON M1868 Questions
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 2900

Re: M1868 Questions

The "A" and the 12 and 48 are just Unit and rack location numbers. Something like A Company rifle 12 or 48. The 12 was probably added later since the 48 was stamped? who knows.