Composition of heads for 12.7mmX44 (Black Powder Cartridge)

by Rotta, Tjukkeste bondeøstland, Tuesday, September 02, 2008, 08:02 (4230 days ago) @ terryh

The rolling block action was never designed for smokeless powder. Some shotguns were modified to handle smokeless loads, with special steel in the pivot bolts among other things. I would not shoot smokeless powder in any rolling block action. We had a nasty accident in Sweden last year and the sport does not need more of this type:

http://dutchman.rebooty.com/RBfailure.html

Stay alive - shoot black!!! :ok:


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