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Offline Cross Plains Drifter

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Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« on: June 04, 2018, 12:16:51 AM »
got in some Grafs store- brand powder a while back and read the fine print........

 Imported by Schuetzen Powder Energies Inc. for Graf and Sons Inc.
Mfg. by Wano Schwarzpulver GmbH Kunigunde Germany.

It's in the same bottle as Schuetzen and burns very hot and very VERY clean
@ +/- $16 per pound.

anyone else notice this?


i'm sticking w/this, even though it's not made in U.S.A............................
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Re: Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2018, 07:03:32 AM »
It's all my local (1.5 hours away) store carries and the price is right - $20 a pound + 8.1% sales tax.
Shoots just fine.

I'm not sure if they are still doing it but recently Graf's had a $10 hazmat deal going. However, at the time they were out of their Private Label powder in 2F and 3F.
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Re: Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2018, 08:38:20 PM »
Yes, common knowledge about Grafs/Wano powder. I haven't tried any yet, but will soon. If their one price shipping policy holds for powder, that will make a purchase more affordable.

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Re: Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2018, 04:06:08 PM »
Yes, common knowledge about Grafs/Wano powder. I haven't tried any yet, but will soon. If their one price shipping policy holds for powder, that will make a purchase more affordable.
$7.95 shipping inc. powder

other sites list Schuetzen at almost double the $ per pound what Grafs charges for their generic........it's what Dad & I shot when I was growing up, and I thought it was just priced out of my reach now.....but not by Grafs !!
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Re: Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2018, 05:30:40 PM »
Don't quote me on this, but it seems like I read somewhere that Graf's has the exclusive import rights from Schuetzen powder.  I am not sure about that, but I do not remember seeing any powder being sold under the Schuetzen brand in the last few years.   It has all been re-branded as Graf's, I think.  I think I have some Schuetzen labeled powder that I bought years ago, though, so I know that this is a relatively recent arrangement, if this is true.

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Re: Grafs = relabeled Schuetzen / Wano powder...
« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2018, 09:18:23 PM »
Looks like Powder Inc is now carrying Schuetzen under the original label:
https://powderinc.com/black-powder/

I'd be curious to see what they ship. Are they using the original label on their website so they don't advertise for their competitor?

Graf's when it's in stock had the best price though:
https://www.grafs.com/retail/catalog/category/categoryId/3501

I'd like to try OLDE EYNSFORD one of these days. I hear good stuff.
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