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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #200 on: June 15, 2014, 11:45:45 am »
Per your request he may use the Police Special for the EoE match.  Or He may use my Army Special, which would look better and might be easier to handle.
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #201 on: June 15, 2014, 09:54:38 pm »
Would anybody be able to film the Muster? Major Strong did it a year ago, but he will be busy at least for part of the match with the Gatling Gun.
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #202 on: June 15, 2014, 10:19:27 pm »
For the gatling stage, will the .45 be provided, or should we bring a box of 50? 250gr? smokeless?



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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #203 on: June 15, 2014, 10:34:37 pm »
I was going to ask about that, too....Does the Gatling have a preferred load?

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #204 on: June 15, 2014, 10:44:39 pm »
I was going to ask about that, too....Does the Gatling have a preferred load?

By the way, Pony, tomorrow is casting day, and tomorrow night is reloading!  Yahoo!


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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #205 on: June 15, 2014, 11:52:46 pm »
Yes ... inquiring minds need to know!   ;D
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #206 on: June 16, 2014, 01:01:47 am »
GAF has definitely been hard on my gun budget.  In the last year I've bought three Krag's.  All are shooters, not collectors.  Each one better than the previous one.  Now, I don't need three.  The first was a 98 NRA style carbine.  The second a full length refinished 96 rifle and the last a 99 carbine that I think started life as a rifle but it looks great from a distance of a few feet.  Not sure what I want to keep but I should know by the muster.  I'll bring them all with me.

I also found a matted framed print of "The Defence of Rorke's Drift" (attached below) at an estate sale and bought it.   It has a Cherry frame and doesn't fit in the room I thought I would hang it in.   May still hang it in the living room but someone else has a say in that decision as well.

http://www.easyart.com/prints/alphonse-marie-de-neuville/the-defence-of-rorke-s-drift-101229#101229

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #207 on: June 16, 2014, 06:22:42 am »
Yes, each participant will be provided with one magazine full of ammunition for the Gatling. If you wish to shoot it more than just during that stage, I will have ammunition available ( I reloaded over 7,000 rounds of .45 LC last winter) or you can bring your own.
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #208 on: June 16, 2014, 11:04:29 am »


I also found a matted framed print of "The Defence of Rorke's Drift" (attached below) at an estate sale and bought it.   It has a Cherry frame and doesn't fit in the room I thought I would hang it in.   May still hang it in the living room but someone else has a say in that decision as well.

http://www.easyart.com/prints/alphonse-marie-de-neuville/the-defence-of-rorke-s-drift-101229#101229



Bat, if you have a mind to, that print would make a great prize donation. PM me.

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #209 on: June 16, 2014, 12:59:08 pm »
Bat, if you have a mind to, that print would make a great prize donation. PM me.

My thought exactly!   ;D

(I am donating some prints of 19th-century U.S. military uniforms, but this would certainly loved by at least one member of the "British Empire Contingent" ... ;) )
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Major John M. Robson, Royal Scots of Canada, 1883-1901
Sgt. John Robson, Queen's Own Rifles of Canada, 1885
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #210 on: June 16, 2014, 01:28:13 pm »
GAF has definitely been hard on my gun budget. 

Not to mention, for many of us at any rate, the uniform budget!   ::)
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #211 on: June 16, 2014, 03:41:30 pm »
Not to mention, for many of us at any rate, the uniform budget!   ::)

Mine too. I have two new uniforms for this muster plus outfitting my son for the muster. Ohh my aching wallet!
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #212 on: June 16, 2014, 08:39:38 pm »
Still not sure we can make it.  It sure don't look good right now.  >:( >:(
Is the Gatling chambered for .45C????  ???

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #213 on: June 16, 2014, 08:50:24 pm »
It is indeed chambered for .45 Colt
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #214 on: June 19, 2014, 03:12:55 pm »
I am gong to try to get the Muster package mailed off today.
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #215 on: June 19, 2014, 10:23:21 pm »
Col. Pitsptr,  I was informed this evening that Col. Diamond will not be attending the GAF Grand Muster this year. I know that I speak for many that he shall be greatly missed.

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #216 on: June 20, 2014, 05:58:38 am »
Thank you
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #217 on: June 20, 2014, 04:38:09 pm »
Sorry if this has been answered before, but will we need a bayonet for any of the stages?


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Never mind, reread the FAQ sheet and it lists bringing an edged weapon for maximum fun.
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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #218 on: June 20, 2014, 05:58:21 pm »
Bayonet for the '03 just arrived today, and as for the Lebel....Rosalie will be there too....

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Re: 2014 10th Anniversary edition International Grand Muster
« Reply #219 on: June 20, 2014, 07:43:20 pm »
Bayonet for the '03 just arrived today, and as for the Lebel....Rosalie will be there too....

Get an extra and you can knit a sweater in your spare time.   ::)
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