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Old 07-12-2019, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by JXJohns View Post
Remember the fun we have with the difference between assault weapon and assault rifle? There is a also a legit and legal difference between "gunpowder" and smokeless powder. If you load a blackpowder rifle with smokeless powder, you stand a good risk of killing or severely injuring yourself. If you load a modern rifle with gunpowder you will seriously fuck it up.

Words mean things but most folks don't care.
I know words mean things, that's why I asked. According to this Washington Hunter Ed Course, it shows two types of cartridges, both of which have nice little lines pointing to a substance called "gunpowder" inside the cartridge.