Goex

VIDEO TOUR OF THE ABANDONED GOEX POWDER PLANT

If you are a black powder fan then Goex is a very familiar name. This abandoned factory used to be where it was made. Take a tour of the abandoned Goex Powder Plant and see what’s left that nature has not reclaimed. YouTuber JPVideos shared quite a historical exploration of an abandoned factory. This factory […]

slow motion cannon

SLOW MOTION CANNON FOOTAGE THAT WILL AMAZE YOU

Civil War reproduction cannons are just amazing fun to shoot. What do they look like in slow motion? See flames, smoke and shock waves with this incredible slow motion footage of cannon fire. SmarterEveryDay on YouTube shared a video that will blow your mind. It also is quite a blast. Reproduction cannons like those from […]

muzzleloader fail

EPIC FAIL: HOW NOT TO SHOOT A MUZZLELOADER

Never leave open powder on the gun range table. This shooter did and had quite a hot display for his carelessness. Witness this muzzleloader fail that was certainly quite preventable. No safety glasses was just the beginning of the safety violations this young shooter has in store. An open container of powder is just about […]

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ATTENTION MUZZLELOADERS: NEVER LAUNCH YOUR RAMROD

Shooting a muzzleloading rifle is quite rewarding. Always be sure to remove the ramrod before shooting though. This shooter launches his ramrod in a very preventable circumstance. Accidents are largely preventable. Gun accidents are even more preventable if the shooter pay attention to details. YouTuber¬†popojoeexplode was shooting his muzzleoader on camera. His first series of […]

4 REASONS PATCHED ROUND BALLS FOR MUZZLELOADING ARE THE BEST

Are you a black powder fanatic? If you are you just might be a fan of the old school patched round ball. I take a look at the top four reasons I am a big fan of the ole patched lead round ball for muzzleloader shooting. 1. Tradition Currently I mainly shoot a somewhat vintage […]

powder wedge

VINTAGE POWDER WEDGE SPLITS LOGS OLD SCHOOL STYLE

Tired of splitting logs with an ax, wedge or maul? Well so were the farmers and homesteaders of times past. Check out the powder wedge that used black powder to split logs in the most epic manner. Back in the early 20th century an invention made log splitting much easier. It was the powder wedge. […]

review

AMERICAN GUN CRAFT MUZZLELOADING DIABLO IN REVIEW

When is a hand held shotgun something else entirely? That is when it is a muzzleloading double barrel pistol in 12 gauge super size. I got a chance to test out the American Gun Craft Diablo in action and here is what it is all about. American Gun Craft is an American company turning out […]

chain fire

CAP & BALL CHAIN FIRE CAUGHT ON VIDEO

Ever witness a chain fire in a cap & ball revolver? Well this shooter did and caught it on camera. Witness the revolver chain fire that is a cautionary tale for all cap & ball revolver shooters. Are you a cap & ball revolver shooter? Better take heed on safety practices on loading your revolver […]