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Matchlock parts
The three basic parts of the muzzleloader are the lock, stock, and barrel. Other parts included on some guns are a set trigger, a sight, and a safety.
Wheel lock parts
The lock on a muzzleloader is made up of parts that ignite a charge, causing the projectile to be ejected.