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  1. TADSR
    01-27-2020 01:34 PM - permalink
    I just saw this message as well. I have a Cabela's/Investarm percussion lock and double set triggers. They are still new on the gun. I have no problem sending parts first. You can also check my feedback on GunBroker, 100%, been selling and buying on there for years. If interested in doing a trade, I can send pics.
    Thanks, Tad
  2. TADSR
    01-26-2020 06:35 PM - permalink
    I have a new Cabelas/Investarms Percussion lock and double trigger set. Would you be willing to trade for the Thunderhawk?
    Tad (269) 275-7777
  3. forestclimber
    10-10-2018 10:31 AM - permalink
    If you still want the T/C 15/16ths breech plug, I will ship it to you for $30.
    Dave Steigerwald, 223 Oakey Avenue, Greendale, Indiana 47025.

  4. stikshooter
    12-02-2017 03:43 PM - permalink
    Exactly how big are you that the bomber jacket does not fit ,as I am only 5ft 7/150 lbs ? email [email protected] Photo?
  5. lastgoodusername
    09-18-2017 07:57 PM - permalink
    Was wondering if you could give me a guesstimate on the year of my Hawken ? sn 53XXX Thanks, johnny
  6. lastoftheloaners
    05-30-2017 12:15 PM - permalink
    Bubba would you have a tc 9920 hawken scope mount you would sell or trade for a renegade 9930
  7. bubba.50
    04-24-2017 10:45 AM - permalink
    T/C used the same size lock on all their full-size guns so, your lock will work just fine. sometimes the fit may be a bit tight or may even require a scrape here & there on the inlet but mostly just a drop-in swap.

    if the buttplate on yer plastic stock is removable you can take some kids modelin' clay, mash up a pound or two of shot in it, wrap it tightly in a good plastic bag to fill the buttstock for some weight to help tame recoil. if it has little spaces in the barrel-channel end of the fore-arm smaller bags can be squoze into those as well.

    luck to ya & have a good'en neighbor, bubba.
  8. gemihur
    04-24-2017 10:06 AM - permalink
    Hey Bubba,
    I'm still cobbling together a TC Hawken up here in Roanoke and was wondering if a percussion lock from a TC New Englander would fit and function on my rifle's stock?
    I appreciate you opinion because of your familiarity with these. Thanks,
    Jimmy Hoer
    Roanoke, VA
    P.S. That scope mount works great. I've got it mounted on a CVA Mountain stalker in .54 cal. The buttstock is too light, and it kicks like ****, but the bullets hit where the crosshairs sit at 50 yards.
  9. bubba.50
    12-26-2016 02:19 AM - permalink
    with this new ****** up forum system I have no idea that it'll get to ya but, here goes.

    if yer still gettin' black patches after cleanin' ya might try usin' a T/C breechplug scraper on yer rod to clean what T/C calls the "combustion chamber" and also use a brush or flat scraper to get in the corners good where the plug & barrel come together. in order to throw them together fast & cheap T/C used kinda "generous" tolerances & there's often a gap in this area between the face of the plug & where the inner face of the threaded part of the barrel instead of buttin' up together good.

    if yer usin' maxi-balls or lee reals or lyman plains bullets or similar it's not too unusual to have a bit of lead show on yer patches. I've never seen the need or any advantage to it but, some say it helps them to use a wad 'tween the powder & bullet. as long as it cleans up good & don't adversely affect shootin' or accuracy I wouldn't worry too much about it.
    luck to ya & have a good'en, bubba.
  10. mickle
    12-25-2016 10:22 PM - permalink
    Hope you had a Merry Christmas Bubba.

    I was wondering....When I patch clean my .54 Hawken. I can never get the last bits of black off the patch. I also usually have some lead on the patch on the first pass. Is this normal?


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