Here's to you, and here's to me. For old black powder if the water washed through it the potassium nitrate dissolves in water so the oxidizer could wash out of the powder. Get on up, its bobsled time! Leader When do we want 'em?! Here's to the snatch and down the hatch! While she went into a shop, I stayed outside and listened to the incomparable Jason Webley busking on the sidewalk.