Problem is though without sizing I can't pound the thing in the barrel.
I tried beating one down with my starter and just hurt my hand.
Could water hardening them be the problem?
I have heard of people using a mallet to start them but that seems a bit extreme does it not?
I am sort or a newbie with the BP thing so perhaps this is a normal fit.
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