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NEVER USE SMOKELESS POWDER IN A MUZZLELOADER OR ELSE

Sometimes you just can’t un-see something. That is certainly the case of this fellow firing smokeless powder in a muzzleloader. Witness the epic kaboom of this shooter’s muzzleloader loaded up with smokeless powder. YouTuber Matt Radcliff shared a video of what not to do, EVER! That is load smokeless powder into a muzzleloader. The shooter […]

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MUZZLELOADER FUN: MINIE BALLS LOADED BACKWARDS (VIDEO)

What happens when you reverse Minie balls?  That big hollowpoint exposed is quite impressive! Check out the reversed Minie ball test that will certainly surprise you. What would happen if you took the historic Minie ball that is well known in history as one of the most destructive military projectiles ever and turn it upside […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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SHORT LANE GUN ADAPTERS 209 MUZZLELOADING ADAPTER AND COLLAPSIBLE RAMROD IN REVIEW

Ever wish you had a muzzleloading shotgun? If you already own a break action shotgun you are almost there. Check out how Short Lane Gun Adapters 209 Muzzleloading Adapter makes your break action shotgun much more. Owning a muzzleloading shotgun would be quite cool right? Ray over at Short Lane Gun Adapters had the same […]

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WILL TRADITIONS NEW NITROFIRE RIFLE CHANGE MUZZLELOADING FOREVER?

Has Traditions come up with the perfect matrix of a modern rifle and a muzzleloader? This muzzleoader uses cartridges already loaded with powder. Check out this video and ask yourself would you buy one? If you are a muzzleloader fan you know the routine. If it’s loading a round ball down a traditional style percussion […]