Re: [Revlist] Digest Number 1112
> When you still have a lot of burning powder coming out of that * l o n g
> * barrel, you've hit that diminished return! Above 120, you're not getting
> much louder.
> On the economic side, I pay around $6.50 a pound for powder. At 100
> grains to the cartridge, that's 70 to the pound or about 10 cents a
> cartridge. At 120 grains, each one costs me 12 cents, and 180's set me back
> almost 19 cents each! A few violent battles can cost a chunk of change for
> not much more effect.
> John Thornton
> Loyalist Militia of Chatham County
Wher do you buy powder for $6.50 a pound?
Thats a great price!