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Old 01-29-2002, 09:04 PM
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How do you store your black powder of other powders?
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Old 01-29-2002, 10:42 PM
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Out of the way (in a cabinet), with the lid tightly closed, and under controlled humidity (air conditioning). Ain't had any go bad on me as of yet.


"Every moving thing that liveth, I give unto you as meat" (Gen 9:3)

Trust God..........but keep your powder dry!
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Old 01-29-2002, 10:44 PM
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I store my pyrodex in a military ammo can in a cool closet.
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Old 01-29-2002, 10:59 PM
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A 30 cal. ammo can will hold 4 cans of Goex, just keep it in a cool place.

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Old 01-30-2002, 09:53 PM
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Agree with Mark and same as Mark.
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Old 02-03-2002, 03:25 PM
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I keep it under the bed with a cannon fuse attached to the can.Get a real bang out of it.Seriously I keep mine stored in Miltary ammo cans away from all sources of heat.Ruger Redhawk
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