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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-31-2019, 09:09 PM Thread Starter
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Green Jaspis Flints from RMC - Review

I got a couple of these as the Outdoor Show last year from RMC and tried one for about five shots or so now. They spark very well. They seem a little softer than the agate but will hopefully last a while. It is holding up very well and you get two sides so that is a plus.
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The girl up at Morris Muzzleloader sold my buddy one when he bought his first flintlock. She brought out her muzzleloader with one of those flings and sparked it a few times for him and claimed that flint had 300 plus shots on it. My buddy is still using the first side one the bought, must have 100 shots easily on it. The flint is all beat up and looks like it shouldn't work but it still sparks like a champ.
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Might sound funny, but all I've ever used was black english flints, and once those agate ones T/C sold,(didn't like the agate much).

Green jaspis is new to me, and I would be interested in their longevity also.

Thanks Rugered!
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I was talked into trying these same flints from a guy at Morris muzzeloader years ago. I was pretty impressed by how long they lasted.
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French amber or blk English for me. My long gun has a siler lock and they work the best

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