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  1. Do It Yourself Gunsmithing
    I have a chance to buy or trade for a T/C Encore that 'survived' a house fire. The action locks up pretty tight. The springs seem normal for the locking mechanism, the hammer spring seems a trifle weak. It is blued and has some serious corrosion, and this coming from someone who lives in a...
  2. General Gun Related Off Topic Stuff
    Last night the wife and I were in the house watching a movie when frantic knocking and yelling startled us from the front porch. A nice neighbor was yelling that there was a large fire behind our house. By the time I ran outside (while wife was calling 911) the fire was 50-60 foot high, probably...