Trivia

Subject:
WAG
Response To:
Monday. Winter Doldrums ()

Basil
>I'd guess that due to the slow burn rate of black powder that a longer barrel gave the powder more time to burn and deliver full force. The bullet would have more muzzle velocity, therefore greater accuracy and knock down power.

Basil

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