Blackpowder hunting

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A beautiful antique military percussion jäger rifle for sale

We offer for sale this origininal Austrian/south German percussion rifle (Jägerstützen). It’s a perfect choice for target shooting or blackpowder hunting. The original caliber was 13,9 mm, but it is remade with modern Eichelberger barrelwith .45 cal, 1:8 twist. She likes both round balls and conical bullets. The wall of the barrel is really thick, […]

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Made for hunting: muzzleloading rolling block from Pedersoli

The rolling block mechanism was made by the Remington from the mid-1860s into the early 20th century. The construction of the whole rifle was extremely strong and could easily withstand the increased pressure of the new smokeless powders coming into use by the late 1880s. Due it’s reliability and strong mechanism it was very popular […]

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Sighting in an original south German percussion hunting rifle

This beauty was made in the mid 19th century by the Baader family, royal gunmakers of Bayern. Makes a beautiful patch roundball rifle, and it is also a formidable hunting arm See how elegant it is, and listen to its sound testing its accuracy. An elegant original percussion hunting rifle, still capable of hunting big […]

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How hammerforged barrels are made

I had a chance to visit the Sabatti factory in Gardone, Italy. This company is one of the very few who manufacture barrels with cold forging method. This hammer forging barrel and rifling making method is capable for manufacturing extremely durable barrels with very accurate dimensions. The technology was invented in Germany/Austria just before WW2, […]

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New products: Capandball cleaning tubes

Capandball Cleaing tube for muzzleloading guns This is the fastest and safest way to clean the bore of your muzzleloader. As a competition shooter I am always in search for the fastest and safest way to clean my reproduction and original blackpowder rifles and pistols. It is not always a good idea to remove the […]

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