All posts in: Muzzleloaders

Converting 54 Caliber Muzzleloaders Using Conversion Kits

Converting your .54 Cal Ignition System? In this post we talk about Converting 54 Caliber Muzzleloaders Using Conversion Kits. We get a lot of questions from folks who own a .54 caliber Knight that has the #11 or musket cap ignition system but would like to convert to the FPJ 209 ignition system. Knight offers these in […]

Scouting pre turkey muzzleloader hunting season

Hunting wild turkey has been around even before the European settlers arrived in North America. There are many stories that describe several Native American tribes’ hunting of the elusive game bird. But today, Turkey can be sly and hard to find, so scouting pre turkey muzzleloader hunting season is a must. The wild turkey population had been all […]

Knight Rifles at the Great American Outdoor Show

Knight Rifles will be at the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from Feb. 6-14. We will be displaying and selling a wide range of muzzleloaders and accessories and our expert pro-staffers will be on hand to assist you with any questions you may have. Be sure to come out and see us at […]

Muzzleloader Straight Pull Plunger Style Action

In this part of the Welcome to Knight series we are talking about the Muzzleloader Straight Pull Plunger Style Action – also called the Plunger Style Action – which is available on the Bighorn, Littlehorn and the TK2000 Knight muzzleloaders. The pull type system functions by pulling the hammer assembly back from the receiver until it […]

Welcome to Knight – Bolt Action and Safety System

Hello everyone! We here at Knight hope you all had a great 2015 season! Let’s kick off the new year right with a new entry to our Welcome to Knight Series! In this one we will be discussing the bolt action and its corresponding safety systems. The bolt action has been designed for easy removal […]

Welcome to Knight – The Littlehorn

In this part of the Welcome to Knight series we are going to discuss the Knight Littlehorn Muzzleloader. The Littlehorn Muzzleloader is perfect for the up-and-coming muzzleloader hunter or small adult. The little brother to the Bighorn, the Littlehorn offers shorter stock options and a barrel to fit the smaller hunter. This short but nimble […]

Welcome to Knight – The TK2000

The TK2000 Realtree Xtra Green Straight Stock Muzzleloader is the most advanced black powder shotgun on the market, the TK2000® features an exclusive extra-full choke and a beautiful Realtree Xtra Green camo pattern. Designed for 40 yards and beyond, the choke allows 85% shot density in a 30″ circle at 40 yards! If you’re looking […]

Welcome to Knight – The Bighorn

In this part of the Welcome to Knight series we visit the versatile and reliable Bighorn. The Bighorn Muzzleloader offers a lot of gun at an affordable price. The Bighorn ® uses a simple cocking system to provide easy performance, with lightning quick speed and nimble characteristics. The plunger style action ensures a reliable fire, while the […]

Welcome to Knight – The Vision

The Vision Break Action Muzzleloader is a great .50 cal. rifle with no casted components and an unbelievably smooth fully machined trigger, the quality you always get when you buy a Knight. Your shots are guaranteed at 200 yards with the Vision. The handcrafted, American-made, Green Mountain® barrel ensures every shot is powerful, fast, and […]

Knight Ultra Lite Muzzleloader

The Knight Ultra Lite Muzzleloader is known by many to be the finest, safest, and most accurate black powder rifles ever made. This tradition continues with the Ultra-Lite Muzzleloader. Weighing in at a total of 6 lbs. the Ultra-Lite is one of the lightest muzzleloaders on the market. Each black powder rifle embodies the beauty […]

Welcome to Knight – The Mountaineer

Power, Style, Safety & Accuracy. Many promise they can deliver, but few actually do. What if you could have a muzzleloader that not only provided deadly stopping power, pinpoint accuracy, safety while hunting and then at the end of the day looked great hanging over the mantle? You can have that with the Mountaineer from […]

Bolt Action Muzzle-loader

Welcome to Knight – Trigger Adjustments and Breech Plugs

Welcome to part five our our Welcome to Knight series. In this one we are going to discuss Trigger Adjustments and Breech Plugs. Trigger Adjustment WARNING: All trigger and sear adjustments must be made by the factory or a certified gunsmith only. Incorrect adjustments can increase the risk of accidental discharge. Do not reduce trigger […]

Recommended Muzzleloader Loads

In this part of our Welcome to Knight series we are talking about Recommended Muzzleloader Loads. It is very important to understand what type of loads and grains of black powder to use with your Knight Muzzleloader. Putting in too much could damage your rifle, too little and you won’t be getting the maximum result you […]


Proper Muzzleloader Loading

In part 3 of our Welcome to Knight series we will discuss Proper Muzzleloader Loading. Your Knight Rifle will always serve you well but as with knowing how to keep it clean and functioning, you need to understand exactly how to properly load and fire it. Proper Muzzleloader Loading WARNING: After your rifle has been […]

Long Range Hunter Muzzleloader Breech

Welcome to Knight – Care and Cleaning

In part two of Welcome to Knight Series we will be discussing some proper care and cleaning techniques to ensure that your Knight Rifle stays pristine and in working order. Keeping up with your muzzleloader will guarantee that you have a rifle that will last and can be handed down for generations to come. Now […]


Welcome to Knight – Getting to know your rifle

Whether you’re considering the purchase of a new Knight Muzzleloader or you have owned one for 20 years, you made the best choice when it comes to the most reliable, accurate and safe modern muzzleloader on the market. Being a member of the Knight family means you are now part of the tradition of the past with the […]

The Ultimate Backcountry Muzzleloader Ultra-Lite Ultimate

The Ultimate Backcountry Muzzleloader

By James Petker, Rokslide Prostaff One of the most overlooked hunting opportunities in North America is the muzzleloader seasons. As an opportunistic hunter, I have keyed in to this fact and taken advantage of some tremendous limited entry and general season hunts and have been lucky enough to notch tags on some respectable animals while doing […]

Knight MK-85 Muzzleloader

Field & Stream Adds The Knight MK-85 To The 50 Best Guns Ever Made List

“Tony Knight is another country gunsmith who changed the way things are done. In 1985, he built a muzzleloader with the nipple at the rear of the barrel, directly behind the powder charge instead of alongside. This made ignition far more reliable and began the Great Blackpowder Revolution, which has resulted in muzzleloaders that are […]