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The Matchlock .72 Caliber Musket Was the Heavy Hitter of the Past

What could be more old school than a matchlock musket?

This heavy hitter from centuries ago still has power to deal with any target picked.

Watch this video and see a matchlock musket explained and shot at steel plate targets.

Iraqveteran8888 got his hands on one very cool reproduction matchlock musket.

Veteran Arms, LLC. Matchlocks offers this .72 caliber matchlock musket that is just a ton of fun to shoot as witnessed on this video. The large caliber sure puts some old school smack down on steel plate targets. Though this matchlock musket is a centuries old technology this reproduction does an amazing job on the gun range.

If you are looking for something different than your average flintlock rifle, you just might want to check out a matchlock musket.

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The Matchlock .72 Caliber Musket Was the Heavy Hitter of the Past