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2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

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2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

New to black powder hunting and need help on powder selection.
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Are you shooting a flintlock, percussion, or inline?
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Decided to go with 50 cal Traditions Evolution Thunderbolt Tracker in line percussion to be legal in Idaho.
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Shoot Pyrodex Pellets. If you don't know about them, they are solid cylinders of powder that weigh 50grs each and are very clean, accurate, and easy to use.
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Can't use pellets in Idaho has to be loose powder. Thanks anyway.
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Oh sorry. In that case use loose Pyrodex 2FF.
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    Re: 2F or 3F for 54 cal muzzle loader

    Thanks
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