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  • tennmiketennmike Senior Member Posts: 27,292 Senior Member
    I seal my BP and Pyrodex cans well, and still get clumps/lumps in the containers. I DO live in a high humidity area, though.
    And the reason to not shake the container like you were mad at it is to not grind the powder kernels into smaller bits. You can convert some of the FFg to FFFg, or FFFg to FFFFg doing that. Makes for inconsistent loads. Pyrodex is highly susceptible to that grinding down of powder kernels from shaking the container too hard, in my experience.
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  • Six-GunSix-Gun Senior Member Posts: 8,123 Senior Member
    Pyrodex and Triple 7 will DEFINITELY clump up in high humidity and I have seen those clumps you're talking about with that stuff.  Big ones, too.
    Accuracy: because white space between bullet holes drives me insane.
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