Originally Posted by c3shooter
FWIW, everybody went ga-ga over the bolt action-in line- shotshell primed muzzleloaders for hunting, and the traditional side lock percussion cap muzzleloaders were suddently last year's thang. I picked up a VERY nice Thompson Center Renegade in 50 cal, very nice wood, excellent metal- for under $200. Will shoot round ball but really likes maxis, and is more accurate than I am.
I also looked at this and I liked it. I had to compare it several times to the Lyman befor I finally made a dicision. I decided that I like the Lyman a little better but it was really close.
Thanks for the advise everyone, I found some lymans on gunbroker for around $300 so I'll check those out.