• Developing an accurate load for a black powder

    2021-6-13 · Go back to the range and load your best powder charge and ball combination with the 5-1 mix lubricated strip and fire a five shot target. Do not add any additional lubricant to these patch strips. Record all the data on the target and repeat with a new target changing only the patching in your load to the strip marked 6-1.

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  • Blackhorn 209 Finally a Solution to Black Powder Fouling

    2018-6-15 · My advice don t try it. Some other draw backs are that it is so "fluffy" for lack of a better term that it hates to flow out of a standard powder horn. My solution was to buy 100 of those little load tubes off "the bay" and preload charges at home using a scoop and

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  • Muzzle LoadersOfficial Website

    Every musket and muzzleloader rifle kit or parts sold by Muzzle-Loaders is considered primitive or antique weaponry according to guidelines provided by the US Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (BATF). Title 18 U.S. Code Section 921(a)(16) defines antique firearms as all guns manufactured prior to 1899.

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  • Quick and Easy Black Powder Ball Mill — Skylighter Inc.

    2018-2-14 · Powerful black powder can be made with mill runs of between 2 and 4 hours. Use long drop cords. Unplug the cords at the electrical source not at the ball mill when you want to stop the mill. Run your mill remotely outdoors at least 150 feet away from people and inhabited buildings.

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  • What s the best load for my 45 cal flintlock — The NMLRA

    2020-11-5 · William H- shoot 45 gr.of powder very accurate in my rifle. Bradley C- Just for target shooting I have found that a .445 cal roundball with a .015 pre lubed patch sitting on top of 35gr of FFF powder works best up to 50-75 yards. If I m shooting 100 yards I double the charge to 70gr of FFF powder. Mike K- 60gr fff .440 ball .10 patch fff

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  • 11 Essential Items for Traditional Muzzleloader Hunts

    2018-7-25 · The "primitive" longrifle (muzzleloader) was America s first significant design contribution to the firearms world. Long graceful and accurate Golden Age longrifles (circa 1780 to 1840) rendered America s fighting men and frontiersmen more accurate more deadly and of course more classy than their musket-packing compatriots in other countries.

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  • Muzzleloader Ball StartersCast Bullet Assoc

    2014-1-16 · Muzzleloader Ball Starters. 3.7K Views. Last Post 16 January 2014. Standard Member. CB posted this 21 August 2013. Some you guys been talking muzzleloader shooting on the forum this summer got me all enthused about making some tools. I fired up my metal lathe and turned down some bronze rod to correct diameter.

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  • Six Age-Old Muzzleloader Rules Put to the Test

    2016-8-22 · Six Age-Old Muzzleloader Rules Put to the Test. Our test of modern muzzleloaders loads and propellants blows away some of the most commonly held beliefs about in-lines—and ­reveals what

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  • RMC Ox-Yoke Muzzleloader Supplies

    RMC Ox-Yoke Muzzleloader Supplies. Order pick up will available for anyone who chooses. All orders placed from 9am-12pm will be available for same day pick-up after 1pm. Orders after 12pm will be next day pick up. You will still be able to order Black Powder Pellets Primers and Caps via phone and pick these up. (We do not ship Blackpowder).

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  • How Long Can I Leave My Muzzleloader Loaded

    2016-4-21 · A loaded muzzleloader well might go bang the next day or the next year for that matter. Or it may not. Open packs of pellets or opened jugs of powder lose their potency over time. On a very humid day you can see the loose powder start to clump in particularly in the case of American Pioneer and even Triple Se7en if you give it enough time.

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  • Six Age-Old Muzzleloader Rules Put to the Test

    2016-8-22 · Six Age-Old Muzzleloader Rules Put to the Test. Our test of modern muzzleloaders loads and propellants blows away some of the most commonly held beliefs about in-lines—and ­reveals what

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  • How To Make Gun Powder The Old Fashioned Way in Less

    2016-12-30 · This method will only make slow powder.This is my method Ball mill soft wood charcoal (willow balsa eastern red ceder)are a must. Good potassium nitrate and sulfur. Powders should be ground together with non sparking media for ball mill ie 1/2″ lead balls until powder is like flower.

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  • Black PowderMuzzleloader Shooting

    Medium Hand Forged Neck Knife and Sheath-MUZZLELOADER-Cowboy Action Shooting. Up for bid is a New Hand Forged TRADE knife and Neck sheath. These are made from 1095 high carbon steel with curly maple grips. The blade length is 3 3/4" 9 cm) and 6 5/8"17 cm) overall.The knife and sheath are both made here in Oregon.

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  • Muzzleloaderscelnav.de

    2021-2-15 · In our muzzleloader group we shoot percussion pistols flintlock pistols and cap-and-ball revolvers over a distance of 25 m and rifles over a distance of 50 m. The most common calibers used for target shooting are .36/.38 and .44/.45. The above photo shows one of my muzzleloader rifles. This one is a replica of the British 1860 Volunteer

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  • Developing an accurate load for a black powder

    2021-6-13 · Go back to the range and load your best powder charge and ball combination with the 5-1 mix lubricated strip and fire a five shot target. Do not add any additional lubricant to these patch strips. Record all the data on the target and repeat with a new target changing only the patching in your load to the strip marked 6-1.

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  • How to Choose the Perfect Powder for Your Muzzleloader

    2017-12-12 · Black Powder. A staple for traditionalists authentic black powder is an option for the modern muzzleloader hunter too. Thanks to its simple albeit sensitive composition consisting of charcoal potassium nitrate and sulfur true black powder is easily ignited which is why—in its FFFFg size—it s used for priming flintlocks pans.

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  • The Best Loads For Your .50-caliber MuzzleloaderBlack

    2015-12-7 · This will place my impact in the 6-inch kill zone out to 150 yards. An accurate rifle-bullet-powder combination will easily shoot 1-inch groups at 50 yards and 3-inch groups at 100. If groups are wider with the above loads reduce powder charge by 5- to 10 grains.

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  • RMC Ox-Yoke Muzzleloader Supplies

    RMC Ox-Yoke Muzzleloader Supplies. Order pick up will available for anyone who chooses. All orders placed from 9am-12pm will be available for same day pick-up after 1pm. Orders after 12pm will be next day pick up. You will still be able to order Black Powder Pellets Primers and Caps via phone and pick these up. (We do not ship Blackpowder).

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  • Choose the Right Load for Your Muzzleloader

    2019-3-5 · Bullet/ball deformity as well as inconsistency in how the sabot or patch is shoved down onto the propellant also can occur. Then there s the matter of how clean the breech plug is or how much lubricant is in the barrel. So while the old advice to "keep your powder dry" is sound it isn t the only potential problem to obsess over.

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  • How Long Can I Leave My Muzzleloader Loaded

    2016-4-21 · A loaded muzzleloader well might go bang the next day or the next year for that matter. Or it may not. Open packs of pellets or opened jugs of powder lose their potency over time. On a very humid day you can see the loose powder start to clump in particularly in the case of American Pioneer and even Triple Se7en if you give it enough time.

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  • Muzzle LoadersOfficial Website

    Every musket and muzzleloader rifle kit or parts sold by Muzzle-Loaders is considered primitive or antique weaponry according to guidelines provided by the US Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (BATF). Title 18 U.S. Code Section 921(a)(16) defines antique firearms as all guns manufactured prior to 1899.

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  • Cleaning Your MuzzleloaderOctober Country

    Retrieve the nipple from the solvent can and wipe clean. Put a small amount of anti seize grease on the threads and re-install it in the breechplug or drum. Place the barrel back into the stock locating the hooked breech into the standing breech and press the barrel/stock assembly back

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  • Muzzle LoadersOfficial Website

    Every musket and muzzleloader rifle kit or parts sold by Muzzle-Loaders is considered primitive or antique weaponry according to guidelines provided by the US Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (BATF). Title 18 U.S. Code Section 921(a)(16) defines antique firearms as all guns manufactured prior to 1899.

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  • How Long Can I Leave My Muzzleloader Loaded

    2016-4-21 · A loaded muzzleloader well might go bang the next day or the next year for that matter. Or it may not. Open packs of pellets or opened jugs of powder lose their potency over time. On a very humid day you can see the loose powder start to clump in particularly in the case of American Pioneer and even Triple Se7en if you give it enough time.

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  • Can I just solder this muzzleloader barrel flash hole shut

    2012-9-2 · My buddy has a problem with his 58 cal It s a torch cause packing powder into the flash hole is the only way we can get it to reliably ignite. I m told the flash hole is supposed to be a few mm higher nicely between the pan halves. Can I just use my mill to drill a new hole above that one there then solder the lower hole shut

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  • Best Muzzleloader Bullet for Bull Elk Hunt Talk

    2020-2-13 · Killed a moose with a round ball at 75 yards. Disclaimer.. lung shot with first shot. Second shot at 40 yards was as centered in the heart as you could be..left to right up and down I didnt have the stomach to wait for it to die so I capped him with a .357. Dont care for round balls too much.

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  • Muzzleloader Ball StartersCast Bullet Assoc

    2014-1-16 · Muzzleloader Ball Starters. 3.7K Views. Last Post 16 January 2014. Standard Member. CB posted this 21 August 2013. Some you guys been talking muzzleloader shooting on the forum this summer got me all enthused about making some tools. I fired up my metal lathe and turned down some bronze rod to correct diameter.

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