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hello, a few weeks ago i tried making black powder for the first time and if you were to substitute the potassium nitrate with potassium sulfate would it have any effect on the mixture? just wondering,thanks

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While both are used as fertilizers only the nitrate is a potent oxidizer.

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Yes, NaNo3 will work although not as good as the potassium salt. The reason it's not as good is sodium nitrate is more hygroscopic.

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