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by Knute1
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: What is up?
Replies: 11
Views: 138

Re: What is up?

KragFamily.jpg I certainly want to see this forum have more participation and content. This is the only forum I actively participate in. I am on just a few others, but they seem to be a bit more cliquish and, therefore, don't contribute much to them. I even ran a popular gunsmith off another forum ...
by Knute1
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:11 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: What is up?
Replies: 11
Views: 138

Re: What is up?

Will login for donuts. :P

I did a search for "Krag Jorgensen donuts" and got this first hit on a book titled "The Detroit Light Guard".

https://www.google.com/books/edition/Th ... frontcover
by Knute1
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: What is up?
Replies: 11
Views: 138

Re: What is up?

I think part of the answer is members are getting on the website, but not logging on. I'll raise my hand on that one. You can view all the posts without logging on and still see the photos and links. Never used to be that way, not saying either way is wrong. I view this website everyday, but have no...
by Knute1
Sat Jan 09, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Amazing Summary of Current Voluntary Servitude We Have in the United States!
Replies: 7
Views: 216

Re: Amazing Summary of Current Voluntary Servitude We Have in the United States!

All this is pretty surreal. How can a "mob" enter the capital? Congresspersons scrambling for their lives? Can that actually happen in this country? Or was it allowed to happen? Something just doesn't pass the smell test here. Are all Trump supporters now looney tunes? Who will now stand up for cons...
by Knute1
Wed Dec 30, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1892 Krags - discussion starter?
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Re: 1892 Krags - discussion starter?

In the expenditures report above, you will see circled in blue a description of rifles altered. The 3,508 rifles were only described as "magazine rifles" and not given a model, except they were altered to Model 1896. Then there were the "2,800 magazine rifles, model 1892 , altered to model 1892, sec...
by Knute1
Tue Dec 29, 2020 3:46 am
Forum: European Krags
Topic: Steyr - Norwegian Krag Model 1894 -Tech. Book
Replies: 6
Views: 2017

Re: Steyr - Norwegian Krag Model 1894 -Tech. Book

Uffda!!! Dem dere Norwegians know what dey are doing, yah?
by Knute1
Tue Dec 29, 2020 3:38 am
Forum: U.S. Military Krags
Topic: 1892 Krags - discussion starter?
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Re: 1892 Krags - discussion starter?

This Springfield Armory report from fiscal year ending 6/30/1897 shows that 2,800 Model 1892 rifles were altered to 2nd Pattern. This second specimen likely is part of the the 2,800.
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by Knute1
Fri Dec 25, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!!!!!!!!!

Merry Christmas.
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by Knute1
Thu Dec 24, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: PIGS!
Replies: 7
Views: 214

Re: PIGS!

If I lived 15 hours closer I'd ask if you needed any help exterminating the vermin. Three years ago on Christmas Eve I was in a treestand in Louisiana hunting pigs at some inlaws. Few nights later a got one with my Dad's M1917 sporter. Life is different down there and it is agreeable with me.
by Knute1
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Nuff Said
Replies: 9
Views: 264

Re: Nuff Said

"A Merry Christmas to us all; God bless us, every one!"