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This study guide is for Green Mountain Conservation Camp students or anyone who wants to review their hunter education. If you need a Hunter Education Certificate, you must pass the online course and the Homestudy Class.

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Steps for loading an in-line muzzleloader
  1. Check for load and swab bore dry.
  2. Open breechblock to install cap/primer.
  3. Point in safe direction and close block.
  4. Clear channel by firing cap.
  5. Drop in powder or pellets.
  6. Place bullet in muzzle.
  7. Use starter to push bullet into muzzle.
  8. Use ramrod to seat bullet completely.
  9. Open breechblock.
  10. Install cap or primer.
  11. Close block and put on safe or fire.