Smooth bores were/are horribly inaccurate. Smooth bores with minnies proved even worse, though used because mass was increased by the conical. Ergo, rifled bores, which throws a ball not as accurately as it does a conical.
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- Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:28 pm
- Forum: Rifles & Shotguns
- Topic: Effective Range of a .54 Cal Muzzleloader with Round Balls?
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