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  1. Petroleum jelly?

    Muzzleloaders
    I have a .50 Hawken side lock and a traditions .50 side lock pistol, both are wonderfully fun to shoot. I use patched .490 round balls. I coat my patches in petroleum jelly and coat the area around the nipple with it as well to prevent soot from accumulating. This works wonders for clean up i...
  2. Frederick Vaughan Kirby - In Haunts of Wild Game

    Books
    In Haunts of Wild Game is a classic written by Frederick Vaughan Kirby, who was one of the great African sportsmen of late 19th century. He is renowned for being a fine rifleman, hunting with breach loading black powder rifles. His writings are mainly characterized for various encounters with...
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