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Posted in thread: Unload or leave loaded ?? on 11-10-2009 at 04:29 PM
RL357Mag said: "Unburned black powder is HYGROSCOPIC. Hygroscopy is the ability of a substance
to take in moisture from the environment either through absorption or adsorption. The salt
peter and char...
Posted in thread: Hawk on 11-10-2009 at 03:45 PM
It's an Armsport .54 Sharps replica.Cartridges are made by soaking 20 lb. rag bond paper, cut
to a pattern, in a solution of potassium nitrate & water. Once the paper is dry, the paper is
Posted in thread: Any Suggestions on 11-10-2009 at 02:12 AM
BlueXJ, Don't know if they are still in production, but Ruger's Blackhawk Old Army models in
.45 would fit the bill. They are actually strong enough that you can buy aftermarket cylinders
to swap out ...
Posted in thread: Hawk on 11-09-2009 at 11:45 PM
Hi, allI've been shooting BP pistols and my .54 Sharps for a number of years, but have little
real knowledge about other types of BP rifles and accessories.I have an opportunity to buy a
pretty nice H...