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    Grain size

    Thank you to both of you who responded to this. I appreciate your time. I seem to have been unclear in my original question though. What I am trying to get at is this; if we crush the powder during the loading process, why does the grain size even matter? It's being crushed to dust with the...
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    Grain size

    I'm new here so I apologize if this question has been asked repeatedly. I have a cheap 1851 Navy and am shooting black powder. I understand that commercial powders vary in grain size (F, FF, FFF, etc) but does it really matter? The powder is crushed in the cylinder when the ball is pressed...