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Last Activity:09-23-2008 3:21 AM
Posted in thread: Share some of your favorite music. on 02-26-2010 at 05:35 PM
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Posted in thread: Being tacticool on 02-26-2010 at 05:29 PM
Tacticool should be called tactifoolGo read the army tech manual or Noise & Light discipline FM
21white light isn't tactical
Posted in thread: First Muzzleloader Question on 02-26-2010 at 05:26 PM
50 call is called the balanced caliber.The smaller you get , the more accurate you getThe
larger, the more knock down power.Unless you going for Bear, Elk, Moose, or buffalo, Id go with
a 50.If you ar...
Posted in thread: Grains? on 09-23-2008 at 08:19 AM
Both powder and lead are sold in pound lots. Like is stated above there are 7000 grains in a
pound.The bigger the ball caliper, the less balls or powder per pound.Thats why most poorboys
are 40 cal. T...
Posted in thread: Barrel Twist on 09-23-2008 at 08:16 AM
Not only twist but length of barrel are important in these calculations.COMMONLY, it is stated
that /48 is the half way point. anything faster is conical, anything slower is round ball.I
have a specia...
Posted in thread: Hazardous Chems? on 09-23-2008 at 08:13 AM
I make my own balls, I see no danger there. I dont kill little forrest creatures with them, so
no danger there. I do clean my rifle with hot water and dawn dishwashing soap. I could get
burnt, or soap...
Posted in thread: Pedersoli Flintlocks on 09-23-2008 at 08:11 AM
I bought one. Worse bore stuffer I ever owned. I was glad when the ole lady won it in the
devorce.I had an 1803 Harpers Ferry. First off, it wasnt an 1803. It was an 1803-14 a combo of
designs over a ...
Posted in thread: Cleaning Products? on 09-23-2008 at 08:05 AM
I only use real BP, and hot water and dawn work great. I do use T/C cleaner out in the field to
keep the build up off my pan and frizzen
Posted in thread: Procuring Good Quality Flints on 09-23-2008 at 08:03 AM
Pikeman, You have to knap the stone to fit the lock. There are general specs for each size
lock. The leather should come to the end of the upper and lower jaw. Some rocks work better
bevel up, some do...
Posted in thread: rifle kit? on 09-23-2008 at 07:59 AM
The best are at flintlocks.com, Jim Chambers kitsYou can get parts galore at Muzzleloader
supply.comThe rest are imported stuff that isnt as high of quality, but is cheaper.