Then he had only to place a percussion-cap on the tube, and he was ready for business.
It made about as much noise as a percussion-cap, and the wind was from Brigham toward us.
He then looked to his percussion-cap, to make sure that all was right.
On so slight an incident—the defect of a percussion-cap—did the battle hinge.
Then seizing one arm, he draws it across the opposite shoulder, until the joint cracks like a percussion-cap.
The revolver of the Civil War was, of course, a percussion-cap weapon.
A line to a trigger, rigged to explode a percussion-cap, made it possible to do this from the rail.
First of all—above and beyond everything else in a boy's sight—was the voyageur's percussion-cap rifle.
He started running over, in his mind, the paratemporal areas in which gunpowder but not the percussion-cap was known.