Very old and Loaded

Discussion in 'Curio & Relics Forum' started by rcurrent, Oct 3, 2009.

  1. Buffalochip

    Buffalochip Active Member

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    Blackpowder becomes very unstable as it ages. I'd remove the barrel and soak it in a barrel of water for a day or two before using a bullet extractor to pull the ball. Then clean it real good, dry it by pouring boiling water down the barrel, and then spray it real good with WD40.
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