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Old 12-02-2018, 04:59 PM
mac1911 mac1911 is offline
 
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My dad said when he was in the marines (1957) they just mixed some diesel fuel with their zippo lighter fluid to make it burn dirty. - I like the 30-06 shell idea. you can play around with different fuels, and use what you have on hand.
I cant even think of that awful smell...



Anyhow I made one and used it at the last match. Worked just fine. Caap did not leak either and the odorless spirits was a good thing
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Old 11-04-2019, 06:35 AM
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Slight up date: I used some lamp oil, so far it has out lasted the mineral spirits.
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Old 11-04-2019, 02:05 PM
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Slight up date: I used some lamp oil, so far it has out lasted the mineral spirits.
Thanks for the update, I'll have to give it a try. Eddie
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Old 11-09-2019, 07:59 PM
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I'm surprised no wize guy has said anything about the primer in the 30-06 being spent instead of live!
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Old 01-16-2020, 12:50 PM
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I tried this using honing oil and it works really well.
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Old 01-16-2020, 11:24 PM
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In the Army we used a BIC lighter
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Old 01-22-2020, 08:37 AM
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Slight up date: I used some lamp oil, so far it has out lasted the mineral spirits.
I tried the lamp oil, works great. Eddie
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