Just how bright is a flintlock rifle at night?
Black Powder Maniac Shooter is here to show us quite a light show.
We hear a lot about muzzle flashes in the tactical community. These discussions are usually related to modern defensive firearms.
Well, what did the colonialists have to endure in the muzzle flash department? Black Powder Maniac Shooter has 80 grains of black powder loaded up in his flintlock rifle to show us a great nighttime light show.
In past centuries, your black powder rifle lit up the landscape, and your position, at night. This video shows a flintlock shooter was certainly at a disadvantage at night.