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Old July 27, 2011, 06:44 PM   #1
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Blackpowder mold in 50 cal.

Just got my first muzzleloader an inline thunderbolt 50 cal.I am thinking about a Lee R.E.A.L. mold 320 gr.Would you recommend something else?
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Old July 27, 2011, 07:04 PM   #2
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Hornady Great Plains, conical and you could always got to a sabot ..

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Old July 28, 2011, 01:25 PM   #3
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A R.E.A.L. bullet in an inline is the cat's meow. It loads easily,(if it's cast of pure lead), and shoots very well.
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Old July 28, 2011, 01:29 PM   #4
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It does require a short starter but once its started it goes pretty easily.
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Old July 28, 2011, 02:35 PM   #5
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I have a NIB TC Maxi Ball mould I'll sell. It was made my Lyman. If interested contact me off forum.
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