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Old 07-30-2007, 03:29 PM   #1
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I have a 58 caliber Huntsman that is 28 years old. I am about to use it and am wondering if i should get conicals or roundballs.



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Old 08-01-2007, 01:27 AM   #2
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Huntsman, by who? Picture? Determine what the rate of twist of the rifling is. Fast twist, use conicals. Slow twist, use round balls. Fast = <1 turn in 35" Slow = >1 turn in 60" In between will be optional and will require experimentation to determine what works best.

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