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The object of this corporation shall be to encourage and advance organized shooting of muzzle loading firearms and to promote higher standards of sportsmanship, safety, and good fellowship among those who participate in such sport.
(from the Wyoming State Muzzle Loading Association By-Laws)
1. Traditional muzzle loading rifle
Any muzzle loading hunting rifle equipped with a flint or percussion external side mounted ignition system being loaded with a charge of black powder or approved black powder substitute topped with a patched round ball. Rifle must have a stock designed in the spirit of the ignition system employed and equipped to carry a ramrod. Open iron sight only. No radical target type stocks.
2. Traditional muzzle loading pistol
Any single shot muzzle loading pistol equipped with a side external side mounted flint or percussion lock loaded with a charge of black powder or approved black powder substitute topped with a patched round ball.
3. Traditional Revolver (pistol)
Any cap and ball revolver loaded with a round ball only and a charge of black powder or approved black powder substitute.