This is a discussion on New shotgun, well new to me. within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; I was at my dads yesterday looking at his air compressor and we got on the topic of some friends of theirs that are moving ...
I was at my dads yesterday looking at his air compressor and we got on the topic of some friends of theirs that are moving out of their house and into a retirement home.
Well he says the guy has a single shot 12ga they people running the estate sale have marked at $25. So I tell him to pick it up for me.
This morning he shows up with a sort of beat up but still rather sound White Powder Wonder single shot. The best I can tell from info on the net is it is probably about 80 or so years old.
I guess I have another project on the list to get it cleaned up and see if it will function properly.
Is there anything I should look for, as far as it being safe to shoot still? If nothing else it will be something to talk about.
Last edited by farronwolf; May 21st, 2009 at 03:01 PM.
Just remember that shot placement is much more important with what you carry than how big a bang you get with each trigger pull.
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Man, that's awesome. I've been looking for a project gun like that. Grats on the nice find!
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Nice gun to work with....stock, reblue.....etc....
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