For today’s modern muzzleloaders using 209 shotshell primers, the 50-gr. pre-formed Blue MZ blackpowder-equivalent pellets from Alliant Powder are a worthwhile option. New powder formulas used in Blue MZ increase muzzle velocities, and being sulphur- and charcoal-free, cleaning with water-based products is simple. Price: $20. Contact: Alliant Powder; (800) 379-1732; alliantpowder.com.
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American G.I.s thwarted Hitler’s last-ditch offensive, even though Hitler threw the best men and weapons that he had available against America's troops in the Ardennes. Here the author looks at the small arms used by our troops to stop the Nazi war machine dead in its tracks.