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Umpqua Hunter
06-06-2011, 01:21 AM
In Oregon, we are required to use an open ignition muzzleloader, and cannot use 209 primers or musket caps. What open ignition muzzleloader would you recommend that used #11 caps? I see Knight is again manufacturing the Bighorn, which looks like a good option. I am most interested in a 50 caliber.

FrontierMuzzleloading
06-06-2011, 12:34 PM
Plunger style would be ok, Maybe even a traditional sidelock.

Umpqua Hunter
06-08-2011, 06:56 PM
I would like to muzzleloader to also be legal in Idaho. I think Idaho requires a swinging hammer. A friend recommended the TC Northwest Explorer. Any experience with that muzzleloader?