While the rifle shown here, the Pedersoli .50 caliber No. 209 primer ignition in-line Rolling Block Muzzleloader, may have a very mid to late 1800's look to it, this rifle is actually somewhat advanced over the vast majority of other .50 caliber in-line rifle models on the market right now. And, that would be due to the fact that the rifling twist of this rifle's bore is a snappy 1-in-24 twist ... while every other production run in-line .50 caliber rifle comes with a 1-in-28 rifling twist....
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Shooting With Pedersoli's 1-in-24 Twist .50 Caliber RB-ML Rifle209 Views
Smokeless powder in a muzzleloader? Iraqveteran8888 does the test so you don't have to!204 Views
Now this is really interesting stuff. YouTube hero Iraqveteran8888 pushes the blackpowder rifle to its limits to show you how important it is to keep the safety regulations. Remember: never ever load any smokeless or unidentified powder in your muzzleloading gun!
Extreme accuarcy: Pedersoli Missouri River Hawken meets saboted bullets144 Views
Another excellent article by Toby Bridges: "In a roundabout manner, NORTH AMERICAN MUZZLELOADER HUNTING played a bit of a role in the introduction of the 1-in-24 twist .50 caliber Missouri River Hawken rifle. At the 2005 and 2006 SHOT Shows, I had made it a point to pay the Davide Pedersoli & Co. display a visit...to kind of keep up on what the company had new, and to visit with my old friend Pierangelo Pedersoli - who now runs that gunmaking operation. A few years earlier, working with...
Muzzle loading wild boar hunting in Italy160 Views
The story of a beautiful day of blackpowder hunting in Braggia, Italy, featuring some well know faces of the blackpowder hunting World.
The most accurate way of measuring your powder charges249 Views
How to measure blackpowder accurately? That’s an interesting question for all of us blackpowder shooters I think. And the answer is sometimes controversial. Some say measuring by weight is the only accurate way, and measuring only by volume is the evidence of a careless shooter. I believe that the truth is somewhere in the middle. [caption id="attachment_350" align="alignnone" width="474"] Adjustable measure: quick and handy way of measuring the powder charges. A fine range companion, but...
Cleaning the Remington with complete disassembly155 Views
The complete method Check if the gun is unloaded. Put the hammer in half cock, release the loading lever and pull the axis forward to remove the cylinder from the frame. Unscrew all the nipples. Remove the grip panels by removing their screw. Loosen the main spring screw located at the front side of the grip frame. Use a brass rod and hammer to push out the strong end of the main spring from it recess. Unscrew the screw of the trigger guard and remove the trigger guard. Unscrew the...
Our Jager rifle and light infantry tactics of the Napoleonic wars183 Views
Here is a new video from the Capandball channel. Seems to me another nice time travel. Capandball is demonstrating the light infantry tactics of the early 19th century with proving the accuracy of our flintlock Jäger rifle in military conditions as well. Give this video time. It will worth it!
Blackpowder hunting with 4 Pedersolis188 Views
It was just a few days to Christmas… The last week of the working year is always kind of busy, but for this time we had a different project in mind then sitting in the office waiting for the year to end. This was not the first time to hunt together with Pierangelo Pedersoli and his son, Paolo here in Hungary. Each year we managed to organize a short driven pheasant and jack rabbit hunt with my friends, but this year’s hunt was a special occasion. We’ve been working on the legislation of...
Cleaning your full stock muzzleloading rifle158 Views
Here is a short video from one of our contributors, the Capandball channel about a simple but effective cleaning method for full stock blackpowder rifles.
The Pedersoli 12 ga Classic Double Shotgun in action155 Views
It is out of question that clay target shooting with friends is an excellent way to spend the day. And of course it adds a lot to the business if it is done with muzzleloading shotguns. In the next video you will find a review of our Classic Doubles 12 ga Shotgun with many good advises how to develop your good load for the old double. Enjoy!
Trofeo delle Armerie DAVIDE PEDERSOLI 2014142 Views
IL SUCCESSO DEL “TROFEO ARMERIE PEDERSOLI” Quella del “Trofeo Armerie” è una della tante iniziative organizzate dalla Davide Pedersoli per attirare l’attenzione del pubblico sul mondo del tiro ad avancarica. Il giorno 26 di Ottobre si è svolta a Gardone V.T., presso la sede del locale Tiro a Segno Nazionale, la finale della 1° edizione del “Trofeo Armerie Pedersoli”, evento organizzato dell’omonima azienda per favorire l’incontro degli appassionati con la pratica del tiro con armi ad...
The 10 most important safety rules of blackpowder shooting145 Views
Never shoot anything else from your gun than factory made blackpowder. Never load your blackpowder gun directly from your flask. Never drink alcohol or take drugs before, during shooting. And this applies for drugs after shooting as well. Know your target. Know what's behind your target before pulling the trigger. If you have a misfire, wait 30 seconds and start to remove the ball after this time passed. The proper way of removing a dead charge: put the hammer in half...