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Traditions™ Kentucky Rifle .50 Caliber Muzzleloader Kit

   

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Build yourself a classic with this do it yourself kit. This Traditions™ Kentucky Rifle .50 Caliber Muzzleloader Kit starts with an unfinished select hardwoods stock and octagonal white 33-1/2'' barrel. Barrel sports a 1 in 66'' twist. Kit also features brass furniture, fixed blade sights, a percussion style hammer, trigger guard, and wooden ramrod. Overall length: 49''. Weight: 7 lbs.
Manufacturer model #: KRC52206.

  • All you need to build a .50 caliber Kentucky Rifle
  • Hardwoods stock
  • 33 1/2'' octagonal barrel
  • 1 in 66'' twist
  • Brass furniture and inlays
  • Fixed blade sights
  • Percussion hammer
  • Wooden ramrod
Traditions™ Kentucky Rifle .50 Caliber Muzzleloader Kit 3.8 5 13 13
very poor craftsmanship i bought 2 a st louis hawken and the kentucky rifle kit very bad kits to start with nothing matched up i understand when buying a kit you got to finish it but not to redrill holes and grind down the breach to get it to fit i have bought kits before like the TC hawken and the most you would have to do is sand a little but i will not ever buy another tradition kit April 7, 2008
What is was looking for This kit is good for a winter project like doing. It takes a lot of sanding if you what it to look good.To assemble the rifle follow the instructions and you can't be wrong. I found it simple and it's a time kill if you need something to do. September 30, 2010
Mostly good First the instructions were so small you need a magnifying glass to read them, next the parts are not identyfied and you have to guess to make sure you have the right part..3 brass screws? probably for the rod barrels and so on? The rifle was easy to put together with a little fitting. I have restored probably 30 rifles so this was no big deal. Blue or course is easy . Now putting in the tenon pins>> just use a good square and mark the center of the tenon notch. Use a dial caliper to measure the top of the barrel to the middle of the tenon plate...be exact. Use masking tape on the sides of the wood to make marks. Intersect the lines and drill. It should hit dead center if you did it right. The instruction they include are over complicated for this. The brass trigger guard was so far off I had to get another one ....a five week wait!....So I'm using the bad one until then. Traditions needs to work on the instruction size and give a sheet that shows what each part is LARGER PLEASE! I give the kit a solid 4.5 It came out great except for the trigger guard which they are replacing. Can't wait to shoot it. It is well worth the money. The price on this quaility kit is rediculously low. October 1, 2009
not upto basspro standards no instructions .2 screws to long. sights don't fit barrel groves January 7, 2010
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The barrel is rifled and has a 1 in 66 inch twist. The rifle is very accurate for targets less than 100 yards. I have not shot targets any farther than that so as far as long range accuracy, I do not know.
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The barrel is rifled in a 1 in 66'' twist.
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Yes - It's a "rifle" not a musket. The description specifies "1 in 66" twist"
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it is rifled barrel
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Most of these stocks are made of Walnut, and it is a very hard wood. It will brake easy in small area where the wood is thin, do to the in-letting where the lock or trigger will be fitted.
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The stock is made with unfinished select hardwoods stock.
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I don't think any of the Traditions Barrels are heat treated. Or proof tested for that matter.. Google it. You'll be surprised at the lack of quality..
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yes it is
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Yes it is but sanding the stock is to finish it is wrong. Knock it down with 4 0000 steal wool first. wipe it down and blow of the steal wool with a air hose. Just put on a coat of Tung oil. Shake it up real good before use...(Don't shake varnish if you decide to use it. It has to be stirred.)

Apply one coat, let it dry and use four 0000 steel wool to knock it down. Keep doing this until it has the finish you like. I don't get too carried away if it;s for hunting.
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Given that this is a 50 cal. - it's not a squirrel gun.

Seriously, loaded properly, you could take game up through deer easily with this rifle. As with any firearm it is mostly about accuracy, practice and effective range.
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You would need to check with the group holding the re-enactment. Most groups have their own standards for accuracy. Different guns were used in different battles and regions due to time of the battle, availability, and local preferences.
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