Posts by Knight Outdoors

Converting 54 Caliber Muzzleloaders Using Conversion Kits

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…

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American Made Knight Muzzleloader Takes World-Record Buck

American Made Knight Muzzleloader Takes World-Record Buck   All hunters dream of the one. The prize buck that will one day step into their sights. The big one the world will always remember. That dream came true last November for 27-year-old sportsman Stephen Tucker of Gallatin, TN. He had just finished working out on the…

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Knight Rifles Welcomes Doug Schwartz: Competitive Shooting Champion

Knight Rifles Welcomes Doug Schwartz: Competitive Shooting Champion The Knight Pro Shooter Team is pleased to introduce its newest member, Doug Schwartz. Doug is an Award-Winning Competitive Shooting Champion from Monroe, Indiana, with an impressive history of wins in the world of shooting. Starting out as a professional competitive archer, Doug lived every sportsman’s dream,…

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Hunters For The Hungry Deer Processor Receives Knight Muzzleloader

From more than 80 processors statewide that participate in Hunters for the Hungry, Deer Processor Roger Sircy of Sircy’s Deer Processing in Cookeville was drawn to receive a new muzzleloader donated by Knight Rifles based in Athens, Tenn. Knight Rifles and Tennessee Wildlife Federation, which oversees Hunters for the Hungry, presented a Knight Rifle Disc…

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Muzzleloader Regulation Changes for Washington State

Muzzleloader Regulation Changes for Washington State

  Muzzleloader Regulation Changes for Washington State Washington State has passed a new regulation that allows the use of a modern 209 primer ignition system during their regular muzzleloader seasons. You can convert any of your current Knights to a 209 (FPJ) ignition. Using our 209 FPJ conversion kit, you can make your current Knight Rifle…

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Knight KP1 Muzzleloader Specifications

Caliber: .50 caliber Barrel: 26” Green Mountain Rifle Barrel, Rifle Grade MS – Camouflaged, 1:28 Twist, .50 caliber Ignition: 209 Full Plastic Jacket and 209 Bare Primer Length And Weight: 43½”, 8 Pounds Length of Pull: 14 1/8” Powder: Black Powder FFg, or industry approved black powder substitute. (Maximum Powder Charge) 150 Grains by Volume,…

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Barrel Conversion Instructions

To convert your Knight KP1 among the various barrel options available from Knight Rifles, follow the instructions indicated below. Rimfire to Centerfire Follow all of the centerfire/rimfire disassembly steps and assembly steps, switching out the rimfire barrel for the centerfire barrel. Be sure to switch the firing pin from the top to the bottom hole…

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Centerfire Firing Pin and Trigger Disassembly

Turning the receiver and butt stock slightly on its side, locate the trigger group release lever. While gripping the trigger group, push the release lever forward and hold. With a slight rocking motion, remove the trigger group by pulling it out and away from the receiver. Set the trigger group aside. Turn the receiver upside…

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Barrel Disassembly Centerfire Cont.

Compress the breach lock release button until you feel that the action is free to open. Open the action by holding onto the receiver and stock and gently pulling downward on the front of the barrel. Hold the receiver and buttstock with the action open and the breach exposed. Grip the extractor with the thumb…

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Disassembly and Assembly (Centerfire and Rimfire)

Be sure the rifle is not loaded or primed before disassembly or assembly. Always check the chamber for shells or breech plug for the presence of a priming devise. Using the ramrod, ensure that there is no projectile or powder charge loaded on all muzzleloaders. Study the rifle schematic and acquaint yourself with the different…

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