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#3024401 - 11/09/12 06:57 AM dang muzaloaders!
huntfish4life
4 Point


Registered: 03/04/12
Posts: 190
Loc: Hendersonville,Tn

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had a big 8 point buck come in front of me at 20 yrds,and my gun clickd!then after that a doe came in it shot but missed..... Rifle season needs to hurry up!
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#3025697 - 11/09/12 07:57 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: huntfish4life]
JSPAL270
6 Point


Registered: 11/13/08
Posts: 811
Loc: BLOUNT CO

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Had the same problem yeaterday
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#3025728 - 11/09/12 08:10 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: JSPAL270]
htnseymour
8 Point


Registered: 09/26/11
Posts: 1521
Loc: sevier county Tn

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Forgot to turn off my second safety and click, missed a 4 point tuesday
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#3025805 - 11/09/12 08:52 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: htnseymour]
Artemas
4 Point


Registered: 11/26/08
Posts: 154
Loc: shelby, tn

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Had a dud go off Tuesday evening. Probably due to moisture but when I shot it didn't sound right and 2 other guys texted me and said it didn't sound right to them either. Thankfully only a doe. Next day my buddy had 3 nice bucks come in at 20yds. At least 2 were 8pts. When he shot the primer went off but not the powder. Pyrodex is no longer in my gear. Switching to BH209 if I can't locate a stainless savage smokeless.
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#3025838 - 11/09/12 09:15 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: Artemas]
BigD_625
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Registered: 09/30/09
Posts: 3365
Loc: Maury County, TN

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Hate the second safety, and always keep you mzl gear current and fresh.
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#3025881 - 11/09/12 09:51 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: BigD_625]
holstonangler
6 Point


Registered: 02/25/06
Posts: 939
Loc: Johnson City

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there was a nice smokeless in the classifies a week or so ago.
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#3025915 - 11/09/12 10:46 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: holstonangler]
ClubHead
6 Point


Registered: 12/29/06
Posts: 776
Loc: Benton Co.Ky Lake,Tn

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I have muzzelloader hunted since the 80's.I refuse to get my weapon in rain or drizzle for this reason.Dont take much for a misfire even with the new inlines.
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#3025919 - 11/09/12 10:50 PM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: Artemas]
Rockhound
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Registered: 04/04/11
Posts: 2836
Loc: Lawrence Co. TN

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 Originally Posted By: Artemas
Had a dud go off Tuesday evening. Probably due to moisture but when I shot it didn't sound right and 2 other guys texted me and said it didn't sound right to them either. Thankfully only a doe. Next day my buddy had 3 nice bucks come in at 20yds. At least 2 were 8pts. When he shot the primer went off but not the powder. Pyrodex is no longer in my gear. Switching to BH209 if I can't locate a stainless savage smokeless.


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#3026032 - 11/10/12 06:38 AM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: Rockhound]
BluegrassDan
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Registered: 09/14/09
Posts: 495
Loc: Elizabethton, Carter County, T...

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Savage smokeless!
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#3026035 - 11/10/12 06:43 AM Re: dang muzaloaders! [Re: ClubHead]
medic
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Registered: 09/11/00
Posts: 2288
Loc: Cleveland, TN USA

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 Originally Posted By: ClubHead
I have muzzelloader hunted since the 80's.I refuse to get my weapon in rain or drizzle for this reason.Dont take much for a misfire even with the new inlines.


Sit 4 hours in the rain one day this week. Brought the gun home and used the compressor to blow the water out of the hinges and oiled it. Took a doe the next morning with the same load from the day in the rain. This Optima has yet to miss fire due to weather.
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