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Gunpowder Disposal

This is a discussion on Gunpowder Disposal within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by NavDoc I have a co-worker that has a few pounds of multiple brands of powder that needs to be disposed of. The ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by NavDoc View Post
    I have a co-worker that has a few pounds of multiple brands of powder that needs to be disposed of. The powder is about 10 years old.

    What is the proper way to dispose of it?
    Got any house plants? Vegetable garden perhaps? Makes for real good fertilizer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by HITCH KING View Post
    Empty parking lot draw a long line and toss a match. It always works out well in the movies.
    I've seen Wile E. Coyote do that a hundred times.
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    You could always get some galvanized pipe with threaded ends some end caps a little fuse material,a good lawyer
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    Quote Originally Posted by dunndw View Post
    One large open paved area and a box of matches sounds like a good time
    That does sound fun Of course I've always had fun with lighter fluid and just fire in general
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    I will say it once more, please do not burn powder except when shootng. It is totally unnecessary.
    Sprinkle it on the lawn and water it. That is all that is necessary. You will have a nice green spot where you put it.
    Black powder is just as easy althouth it will not make your grass green. Sprinkle it and water.
    It is foolhardy to attempt to burn powder. Burning blackpowder is crazy and attempting to burn smokeless makes no sense.
    Be safe, sprinkle and water.

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