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by wmp50075
Wed May 15, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: my webley 'frankenstein'..............
Replies: 11
Views: 14411

Re: my webley 'frankenstein'..............

thanks for the comments my friends. it is in .177 and it will be shot on a regulary basis. once i replace the breech seal i will post up some targets. i have shot it with it's original leather seal and the best i can group is about 2" at 6 meters. wish me luck and keep those comments coming in.........
by wmp50075
Wed May 15, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: my webley 'frankenstein'..............
Replies: 11
Views: 14411

my webley 'frankenstein'..............

thought fellow members might be interested in seeing a ‘curiosity’ i picked up cheaply last weekend. i call it my webley ‘frankenstein’ as it seems to be a mark 1 second series body (#1846) mated with a post war mark 1 ‘new model’ straight knurl barrel. it’s not the prettiest with hardly any origina...
by wmp50075
Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Leeds
Replies: 6
Views: 7650

welcome mick.............
by wmp50075
Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:58 pm
Forum: Air Pistols
Topic: Hello and 78G questions
Replies: 17
Views: 24480

looks like ian has the very same garage/range as me, and a tempest too!
by wmp50075
Fri Mar 29, 2013 8:35 pm
Forum: Accessories and Paraphernalia
Topic: would anyone happen to have..............
Replies: 2
Views: 6233

would anyone happen to have..............

would anyone happen to have the green coloured instruction/maintenance sheet which came with the webley junior mark II air pistols?
if anyone could send me a good scan, it would be much appreciated.
many thanks,
andyL
by wmp50075
Mon Mar 25, 2013 7:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Unscrupulous McAfee
Replies: 1
Views: 2832

i know where your coming from phil. a had mcafee with a new pc several years ago and fell into the same trap. it was not untill it caught a virus which had to be removed that the IT guy told me of this con. before returning my pc he installed AVG-FREE for me and i have never looked back............ ...
by wmp50075
Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:06 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: Webley Junior pistol wanted.
Replies: 0
Views: 2291

Webley Junior pistol wanted.

Post war Webley Junior pistol wanted. My wife would like one to shoot so box, instructions and accessories not needed. Anything considered if the price is right. PM me if you can help please.
by wmp50075
Sun Feb 10, 2013 2:25 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi From Yorkshire
Replies: 5
Views: 6967

welcome ken from yet another classic webley buff................
by wmp50075
Sun Jan 20, 2013 6:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: the british shooting and countryman show 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5692

the british shooting and countryman show 2013

i would be interested to know if anyone is planning to attend the above event at stoneleigh park, warwickshire in three weeks time?
http://www.shootingshow.co.uk/AirgunCity
if so, maybe we could have a mini CAPA meet!
andyL
by wmp50075
Sun Jan 20, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: better late than never............
Replies: 3
Views: 5001

better late than never............

like many i was deprived of full bore pistol shooting all those years ago and never thought of the pastime again. my wife caught me watching the olympic pistol shooting and casually asked if it still interested me. for christmas she bought me a webley tempest centennial in .177. although not a targe...
by wmp50075
Sat Jan 12, 2013 2:34 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: bargain Tempest?
Replies: 17
Views: 22291

thanks greame..........
by wmp50075
Sat Jan 12, 2013 2:08 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: bargain Tempest?
Replies: 17
Views: 22291

Greame, that Tempest sure looks the biz. Any chance you could send me a link to the place where you secured the wooden grips from (Bladders)?
by wmp50075
Sat Jan 12, 2013 2:06 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: Marking on Webley Tempest...........
Replies: 7
Views: 11013

Thanks Phil. So it's for the German market. I am still curious about the letter 'F'. I am guessing it must represent a German word!
by wmp50075
Sat Jan 12, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: Marking on Webley Tempest...........
Replies: 7
Views: 11013

Many thanks gents for that info. Makes me now even a little more curious as to what the letter 'F' represented. Maybe a German word?
by wmp50075
Sat Jan 12, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: Webley & Scott
Topic: Marking on Webley Tempest...........
Replies: 7
Views: 11013

Marking on Webley Tempest...........

Hello, I'm a newbie who received a Webley Tempest Centennial in .177 as a Christmas present. Having been out of pistol shooting for many years I was pleased with the build quality of these Turkish made pistols and I am grouping quite well at 6 meters. My question to the group is, what does the lette...