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Old 10-21-2011, 01:42 PM   #11
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I'm not sure on that one. I think, and I have no idea on this, if you did that the grease could cause some of the powder to not ignite or cause the flame to go out. Most people either put the grease in front of the ball or put wads between the ball and powder. Another thing is people say that putting the grease in front of the ball also provides lubrication for the bullet.
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Thanks... and sorry for the late reply .. "vacation"
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Very interesting video, thanks for posting.
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[QUOTE=duelist1954;583988]This is a change from the Colts and Remingtons. Starrs were the third most issued revolvers in the Union Army.

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Nice vi on the black powder gun i love the older guns like that because they are a part of the history of this great country thansk for posting
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