It doesn’t get more old school cool than 17th century long guns.
These reenactors put these matchlock and wheellock firearms into action in this video.
Watch this video and see just how far modern firearms have come in three centuries.
Cap and Ball have quite a treat for historians in this video as actual matchlock and wheellock long guns are fired at the range.
What an interesting spectacle to watch. This sure puts modern cartridge firearms in a different light in our eyes after seeing how much work those really old black powder designs actually were.