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Estes - Goex black powder plant status- U.S. Army wants powder too!

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very interesting article, fingers crossed.
I know in WW2 battleships and cruisers used blackpowder charges for their main batteries. The cordite charges would not ignite with the electric generated spark, so 1 bag of black powder was placed last in the breach to ignite the cordite.
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