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Ultimate Survival Gun or Weapon; Hunting Bow & Arrow, Muzzle Loading Flintlock or Other?

Preppers and other survival-oriented individualists debate the optimum survival weapon. The first generation after Armageddon will have smokeless firearms and ammo. The hope is that things will mend themselves and people will get back to struggling with making civilization work. But if the recovery is extended eventually stocks of centerfire cartridges will dry up. We…

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Best Handgun Modifications; Tin Barrel Coating, Optic Sights & Other Pistol Upgrades

Firearm owners are constantly looking for ways to improve their shooting or enhance their firearm. There are a ton of pistol modifications that can improve performance, increase longevity or simply add more style or personality to the pistol. For those considering upgrading or adding modifications to their pistol(s), Shooting Range Industries would like to share…

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Propellants & Burn Rates from Black Powder & Minie Bullets to Single, Double & Triple Base

The first propellant in wide use was black powder, a combination of potassium nitrate (saltpeter), charcoal (willow was considered one of the best) and sulfur. Charcoal was the fuel and potassium nitrate the oxidizer. The sulfur worked as a catalyst. A ‘low’ explosive, black powder deflagrates (burns) at subsonic rates where as high explosives detonate…

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