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Offline ssb73q

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Re: Pietta 1860 Army Civilian
« Reply #15 on: July 12, 2019, 08:03:59 PM »
Hi Hewy, it's an Uberti. I also like the brass backstrap on the civilian, a lot easier to maintain than steel.

Richard,

I am at a loss here. What is so hard to maintain concerning a steel 1860 backstrap when the barrel and cylinder are blued steel? If one is concerned about oil from the hand wearing/contaminating the blue on the BS, a soft cloth and oil will remove any contaminants.

Jim

Hi Jim, I prefer brass backstraps over steel. Do I need your permission? 

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Richard

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Re: Pietta 1860 Army Civilian
« Reply #16 on: July 12, 2019, 08:51:01 PM »
i love that song Jim!!!!! you wouldnt believe how many bubba jobs I have had to do... one look at my Universal M1 Carbine, and you would know I am a sucker for anything with a first name of "frankin"
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Re: Pietta 1860 Army Civilian
« Reply #17 on: July 13, 2019, 03:26:00 PM »
Hi Jim, I prefer brass backstraps over steel. Do I need your permission? 

Regards,
Richard
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No sir, you don't need my permission for anything. I was just making a benign comment to your post. Obviously you did not see it that way. No need to be snarky.

Have a good day, Richard.