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Muzzle loader?

Postby deepwaterwolf » Sun Dec 13, 2015 7:47 pm

What caliber muzzle loader has the longest most accurate range?

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Muzzle loader?

Postby patinlouisiana » Mon Dec 14, 2015 6:03 am

Just my guess but I would say a squirrel gun in .32 or .45.
That is for traditional. Can't say for the inline Guns.

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Re: Muzzle loader?

Postby jv » Mon Dec 14, 2015 7:18 am

I will agree with Pat, most of the time a smaller caliber projectile will be more accurate than a larger more heavy one.
Now that said I have a T/C Hawkins 50 caliber that would be comfortable shooting 150 yards with a patched round ball. And a 50 caliber inline out to 250 yards.

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Re: Muzzle loader?

Postby jbullard1 » Mon Dec 14, 2015 7:51 am

If shooting round ball I prefer a 54 cal 1x66 twist barrel. If shooting saboted conicals the 45 and 50 are great with a 1x28 twist barrel
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