Remington Bulldog .45 Colt Conversion

For those of you that have to been following this project you might want to read up on how we got here: https://tinkertalksguns.wordpress.com/2016/06/28/remington-bulldog-project-part-1 https://tinkertalksguns.wordpress.com/2016/06/29/remington-bulldog-project-part-2...

Pietta 1851 ‘Outlaw’ .44 Build- Phase One

Phase One of this project is where the gun will assume 90% of its final form. Phase Two will involve the fitting of a cartridge conversion to .45 Colt. The starting point for this conversion is a Pietta 1851 Navy Colt reproduction fitted with a .44-caliber cylinder...

Reflections of a Reloading Noob

My reloading bench- a work in progress. I’ll be adding at least one shelf above the bench; I’ll certainly need more room when I start reloading shotgun shells. I’ve always wanted to reload my own ammunition, but there was never room or other...

The Walker Steampunk Magnum- A Modest Proposal

I don’t suppose it’s any secret that I have a ‘thing’ for percussion revolvers converted to fire cartridges. I also have a thing for Big-bore snub-nosed revolvers. Then I found out the Kirst makes drop-in conversions for a number of...

Range report for April 2nd, 2017

With a fresh batch of 100 .38 S&W reloads Mrs.Tinker and I went off to the range this morning. Having adjusted the height of the front sight on her gun I was eager to see if it was hitting closer to point-of-aim. The stars of today’s show- Our...
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