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Old 09-03-2021, 02:37 PM
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I wonder about how "unstable" black powder was/is? 18th century navies used tons of it in their cannons without sophisticated storage.
In the Aubrey-Maturin series Patrick O'Brian makes frequent reference to it and the main problem seems to be price and availability.
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