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Old 04-18-2019, 04:13 PM
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Does anyone else have a JOHNATHAN M BROWNING mt rifle 50 cal muzzle loader ?. I bought 2 back in 1979 One i shoot and 1 is still unfired I have original box,s for both. Just wondering if anyone else has 1 of these fine rifles, If i do my part it will shoot center every time, they made ones with brass furniture and some with steel mine are both steel.
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A friend bought one from an estate for $100. He didn't want it and so I listed it on GB for him. We got close to $400 for it IIRC. I would have just bought it from him but the previous owner had notched the side of the stock near the tang so he could install a peep site on it.

After leaning a little more about them I should have bought the gun and got a piece of walnut and spliced in a filler and dressed and stained it to match. It was a nice rifle that I am not sure had ever been fired. The bore was perfect. As best as I can remember the furniture was steel and not brass.

You have a couple of nice rifles.
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I have one in 54 cal and I absolutely love it , Found it at a Black powder gun shop from an estate sale.. It likes .527 rb .018 patch and 90 gr fff. The trigger is different but smooth. I had to repair the cleanout plug on the patent breech but that was no biggie.
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Missed buying one when they were introduced; finally bought one about 10 years ago. 50 cal; steel trim. Pet loads are 0.495 ball, Lubed Patch, 90 grains FFG powder. Dead on at 100 yards.

Would love to find a 54.
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