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Old 06-06-2009, 01:10 AM   #1
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Anyone know what happened to Elephant brand BP? Is it available anymore? It's the best stuff I ever tried, unfortunately I only bought 1 lb. many years ago and it's almost gone!

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Old 06-06-2009, 03:33 AM   #2
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Maine Powder House used to carry it. But it looks like they have dropped it or something. The link for Elephant does not work either.


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Anyone know what happened to Elephant brand BP? Is it available anymore? It's the best stuff I ever tried, unfortunately I only bought 1 lb. many years ago and it's almost gone!
You're the first one I've ever heard say anything good about it. It's defunct, has been for years.
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You're the first one I've ever heard say anything good about it. It's defunct, has been for years.
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You're the first one I've ever heard say anything good about it.
Same here. Alot better powders to choose from RL.
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Same here. Alot better powders to choose from RL.
Elephant brand is gone so let us avoid the tendency to flog a dead horse.
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Not flogging a dead horse...letting him know there are better powders out there.

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Hows about looking at a date? Not to beat a dead thread but this is almost 18 months old. Long dead and forgotten.

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