I never ever shot a flintlock before. So these three shots were
not only the first shots from my rifle but my first three as well.
Set at 25 yards, I held at the bottom of the larger square and
was very happy to see them all in the same area.
With everything together, it was finally time to test fire and
make sure everything was in working order. 9/21/04
Shot groups of Leigh Valley patch lube against groups of
home made Bear Grease, found no differance between the
two. All spent patches look good.
After much thought, I did install a Chambers White
Lightning vent liner. I'm just not used to the slight delay
upon firing. Although I really had no problem from the
bench, I was concerned about shooting from cross sticks in a