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  1. Is this .50 cal projectile safe?

    Cartridge Collecting
    Hi all, Just wondering if you think that this projectile is safe. --- I am aware that I can call my local Bomb squad - but would prob not see it again And I would like to keep it. This .50 cal was found metal detecting ona beach - It was encased in a - baseball-sized, black encrusted rock like...
  2. FF or FFF in .50 cal. pistol?

    I have a single shot muzzleloader pistol (5") in .50 cal. I haven't shot it in about 15 years and forget what I loaded it with. It seems to me I should use FFF in such a short barrel, but I'm worried the weight of the ball might create a lot more pressure. Also, any suggestions on the volume...