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  1. Keith

    All About Flintlocks. Part Nine. Making Paper Cartridges.

    Paper cartridges were used by the military in smoothbore muskets, because it made loading faster. The military method of loading with a cartridge was to bite off the top of the cartridge & then prime the locks pan. Then tip the rest of the gunpowder down the barrel, then push the rest of the...
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