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PostSubject: A first time venture into modern black powder   September 21st 2016, 12:27 pm

I only have been involved with traditional black powder. I have no experience or knowledge about modern black powder firearms, so I venture in with some trepidation.

Here is my first attempt with a modern muzzleloader:





There must be something wrong with the gun since it is not working like it should. All advice is welcome.
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PostSubject: Re: A first time venture into modern black powder   September 21st 2016, 12:30 pm

Actually, if the cylinder was lined up correctly and you did the muzzleloading steps properly, it should work as long as a primed empty case were in the cylinder.

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PostSubject: Re: A first time venture into modern black powder   September 21st 2016, 12:33 pm

Load the cartridge with a wad and light powder load. Just the primer won't have any power.

We spoiled your joke huh?

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PostSubject: Re: A first time venture into modern black powder   September 21st 2016, 12:44 pm

Joke? Twisted Evil

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PostSubject: Re: A first time venture into modern black powder   September 21st 2016, 2:03 pm

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