your leaving it loaded??
you do realize that blackpowder has salt as one of its main components.
it will eat out the base of the barrel over time. if its not got a removeable breech plug that practice can eat away the threads undetected until it kabooms in your face!!
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The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...
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