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BPBeyond Petroleum (formerly British Petroleum)
BPBlood Pressure (medical)
BPBoiling Point
BPBasis Point (finance; 0.01%)
BPBarometric Pressure
BPBlocking Probability (telephony)
BPBritish Petroleum (oil company)
BPBackpack (gaming)
BPBack Pack
BPBrown Pride
BPBinding Protein
BPBorder Patrol (US)
BPBishop
BPBudapest (Hungary)
BPBiophysics (various organizations)
BPBase Pair (nucleic acids)
BPBusiness Plan
BPBusiness Partner
BPBrad Pitt (actor)
BPBlock Party
BPBattery Pack
BPOur Party (Turkish Cypriot Area)
BPBits and Pieces
BPBypass
BPBipolar Disorder
BPBlueprint
BPBritish Pound
BPBusiness Park
BPBest Practice
BPBaptized
BPBullet Proof
BPBench Press (fitness)
BPSolomon Islands
BPBuying Power (finance)
BPBlack Power
BPBall Python (herpetoculture)
BPBeautiful People
BPBaden-Powell (founder of the boy scout movement)
BPBusiness Professional
BPBoard Policy
BPBeer Pong
BPBanque Populaire (French bank)
BPBase Plate
BPBelief Propagation (decoding)
BPBullpen (baseball)
BPBalance of Payments
BPBirthplace
BPBack Propagation
BPBatting Practice
BPBandpass
BPBachelor Party
BPBoat People (people escaping Vietnam by boat after 1975)
BPBack Pocket (Australian football position)
BPBoston Pizza (Canada)
BPBanco de Portugal (Portuguese Central Bank)
BPBlack Powder
BPBenzo(a)pyrene (hydrocarbon)
BPBack Pressure
BPBusiness Practice
BPBagpipe
BPBryant Park (New York)
BPBaseball Prospectus
BPBusiness and Professional
BPBrad Paisley (country music artist)
BPBlack Panthers
BPBreakpoint
BPBlack Pearl
BPBorderline Personality
BPBoilerplate
BPBatch Processing
BPBad Publicity
BPBlue Peter (UK TV show)
BPBaptist Press
BPBharat Petroleum
BPBoîte Postale (French: Postal Box)
BPBrowse Product
BPBack Projection
BPBarber Pole
BPBase Point
BPBig Planet (national ISP)
BPBlackplanet.com
BPBand Practice
BPBacterial Production
BPBase Power (gaming)
BPBreastplate (armor)
BPBefore Present
BPBullpup (weapon)
BPBande Passante (French: Bandwidth)
BPBell's Palsy (aka Acute Idiopathic Facial Palsy)
BPBasso Profundo (music)
BPBolivar Peninsula (near Galveston Island, TX, USA)
BPBritish Pharmacopoeia (medicinal standards collection; UK)
BPBlister Pack
BPBorland Pascal (successor to Borland Turbo Pascal)
BPBackup Path
BPBuilding Partnerships
BPBudget Project
BPBeyond Pesticides
BPBullous Pemphigoid (skin disease)
BPBallet Philippines
BPBundespolizei (German: federal police)
BPBase Page
BPBanque Paribas
BPBasement Party
BPBase Pointer
BPBattle Planning
BPBaseline Plan
BPBig Pun (rapper)
BPBayernpartei (German Party)
BPBinging/Purging
BPBrass Plum (company/division of Nordstrom)
BPBuild Plan
BPBlowpipe (old anti-aircraft weapon)
BPBinding Post
BPBearing Point
BPBundespost (German postal service)
BPBooster Pump
BPBudget Program
BPBritish Patent
BPBackward Process
BPBest Papers
BPBlack Plate (steel)
BPBrake Power
BPBill of Particulars
BPBenny Parsons (former Nascar Driver)
BPBurst Pressure
BPBollard Pull
BPBuilding Paper (construction)
BPBadge Points (gaming)
BPBill Period
BPBattle Position
BPBehavioral Psychologist
BPBubble Project
BPBatas Pambansa (National Law, Philippines)
BPBowel Program (medical)
BPBillposter
BPBanjo Pilot (game)
BPBrilliant Pebbles
BPBoundary Point
BPBad Payer
BPBritish Primary (school)
BPBlocking Position
BPBills Payable
BPBiological Processing
BPBrutal Planet (music album)
BPBillpoint (payment method)
BPBandwidth Protection
BPBrioche Pasquier (French baked goods company)
BPBootstrap Probability
BPBloque Popular (Spanish: Popular Bloc, Honduras)
BPBoost Pump
BPBooklet Pane (philately)
BPBlade Pro
BPBuddyProfile (AIM chat)
BPBoogiepop Phantom (anime)
BPBeginning Period
BPBuried Penis
BPBoundary Post (UK maps)
BPBronze Point (bullet type)
BPBritish Pathé
BPBermuda Plan (accommodation)
BPBlood Point (RPG Vampire the Masquerade, produced by White-Wolf)
BPAir Botswana Corporation (IATA airline code)
BPBow Pulpit (nautical measure)
BPZwart Buskruit (propellant)
BPBlock Parity
BPBreak-Up Point
BPBonum Publicum (Latin: the Public Good)
BPBeef Palace (National Western Stock Show, Denver, CO)
BPBilling Percentage
BPBattlefield Position
BPBreaching Point
BPBonding Protocol (ISDN)
BPBorrowed Personnel
BPBrown-Proschan (repair model)
BPBase/Basic Pay
BPBatch Prep (program utility)
BPBinary Phoenix (website)
BPBucket Processing (image processing)
BPBekleder-Parachutepakker
BPBaloola Palooza (entertainment news website)
BPBuginesia Program
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All black powder loads, whether using actual black powder or substitutes, are measured by volume not by weight.
Pyrodex is designed to be used in the same volume as black powder. For example, if you are using 100 grains of black powder, you would keep your powder measure on exactly the same setting and use that volume of Pyrodex to produce an identical ballistic result.
Deposition of black powder will occur if there are solids in the pipeline fluid and the velocity is not high enough to drag the particles along by viscous flow forces.
9 Black Powder leaves a lot of fouling, which must be kept moist or accuracy will suffer.
Winchester's last black powder .40 caliber was a .40-72, but instead of bottlenecking the tired old government design they fell back to the .40-70 Sharps Straight.
Originally Pyrodex was intended to be a substitute for black powder in muzzleloading rifles, and this Pyrodex is labeled Pyrodex RS.
Just as bigger-than-refrigerator early computers went through the process of miniaturization, early black powder weapons would evolve to more simplified and efficient forms.
Sidelocks, black powder and full caliber conical bullets have all but fallen off the radar.
The fuses ignite the black powder once the shells are in the sky.
Fuller calls the lawsuit "a pure red herring," but he adds that "there are still some reasons to conduct more tests on smokeless powder and black powder [types of gunpowder]."
Allen Fire Arms, who makes some of the finest black powder replicas available today (percussion and metallic cartridge types), offers an interesting departure from the classic Navy design.
When I am finished shooting I switched to a spray bottle of black powder cleaner swabbing out the barrel several times and squirting plenty of solvent into the cylinder, letting it soak.