What exactly is this fella priming with ?


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Jim, West PA
August 6, 2013, 10:05 PM
Pretty dang cool.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvZ0e9YA2PA

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Float Pilot
August 6, 2013, 11:59 PM
He has pre-mounted his percussion caps into pieces of fish tank air tubing and is using one piece for two caps.
Somebody needs to buy him a capper.

J-Bar
August 7, 2013, 12:29 AM
He has pre-mounted his percussion caps into pieces of fish tank air tubing and is using one piece for two caps.
Somebody needs to buy him a capper.
Yep. This is better:

http://www.tdcmfgstore.com/agora.cgi?cart_id=4787117.32756&p_id=C-CP&xm=on&ppinc=search2

BowerR64
August 7, 2013, 02:11 AM
He has pre-mounted his percussion caps into pieces of fish tank air tubing and is using one piece for two caps.
Somebody needs to buy him a capper.
Is that what it is? i thought he was using tape rolled around the caps so they are in the right direction. IMO this is better then a capper

I have some older #11s and ive had issues with them getting stuck on the nippes where i couldnt get em off. The new #11 CCI are to loose so i bend them a little so they stay on but i dont have to use a crow bar to get em off.

Once i bend them i cant get them in the capper i have.

Jim, West PA
August 7, 2013, 10:39 AM
Thanx Float Pilot.
I can see that now.
Mmm...aint that a bit precarious shoving them caps in them tubes from the business end ? :uhoh:

Noz
August 7, 2013, 06:44 PM
From the color of the smoke, I'd bet he's shooting Pyrodex.

A Ted Cash Snail capper would make the capping so much easier.
Five minutes with a Dremel tool on the Remington and the capper will workthere as well.

Jim, West PA
August 8, 2013, 09:17 AM
Hey Noz. Are you saying that the area around the nipples needs opened up on the '58 to allow the use of the Ted Cash ?
I ask this because I'm considering getting the Cash. I have only '58's and ROA's.

9mmfan
August 8, 2013, 02:39 PM
Seems to work for him, except for the one he dropped.

Ingenuity seems to be the hallmark of the serious black powder shooter...

blarby
August 9, 2013, 04:04 AM
first comment :

"Boom1850 2 weeks ago
Yes it's very effective , especially in winter, 4mm/ 0.15" silicon oxygen pipe tube for fish tank."

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