ModernMuzzleloader.com has put the following rules in place for all message boards to ensure enjoyment by all users. Our goal is to make sure these forums are a positive experience for everyone. Users who continue to violate the rules of posting messages in the message boards will be entered into a database of Banned Users. This information will include your IP address (a unique number assigned by your Internet provider), so we can track you and ban you even if you post under multiple names and/or email addresses. Posting using someone else's alias is strictly prohibited.The staff of ModernMuzzleloader.com reserves the right to remove any post, topic or person for any reason we see fit.
No vulgar language or profanity - This includes inappropriate words, inappropriate sexual references and other vulgar statements. No threatening, abusive or harassing comments. No slanderous or libelous posts
- Knowingly making false claims about a company, organization or an individual are prohibited. No topics and/or statements which could be used to reflect poorly on hunting, archery or firearms.
Anti-hunting and other posts indicating a stance against the hunting, archery and firearm industry will be removed. No discussion or challenge to our editing policy are allowed within the forums.
If you disagree, or want clarification as to why a particular topic, post or individual was removed, you must email email@example.com
. ModernMuzzleloader.com moderators, administrators and staff will NOT respond to any inquiries or challenges of these rules or decisions on the public forum. However, we will respond to email inquiries.Please do not post anything that could be used by "anti-hunting" groups to support their cause.
Remember, it is easy to take comments out of context. Keep this in mind as you post, since anti-hunting groups may visit this site in search of ammunition for their cause. No advertising or product marketing.
No commercial ads allowed. ModernMuzzleloader.com has a free section for personal advertisements. An advertisement is categorized as an outright attempt to solicit business. Any such posts may be removed. Do not engage in "flame-wars" or excessive exchange of confrontational postings.
Debate is important, but users should not try to "pick a fight."
Linking - Links to products and personal pages will be tolerated. You may not link to any direct competitor or link to just advertise a product or service.
We reserve the right to delete any link for any reasonNo spamming; do not post the same message in every topic with different titles, but with the same message.
Only post your message into the topic it most relates too.While we encourage lively debate, we will not tolerate personal attacks. Members are to respect the designated TOPIC AREAS when posting their message.
This includes off-topic and sales information that does not belong in the Main Forum area. Those who post messages not relating to the topic area, will have the threads closed or the posts deleted.
The inclusion of pictures within messages is allowed on this site. Referring to images on other sites should be done so sparingly if at all. This not only uses up bandwidth between sites, but often the images are copyrighted and protected by that site. Images or links to images are not to be included on our site without the express written permission of the owner of the copyrighted image(s). When posting images try to them under 640 x 480 resolution and under 20K. Posts directed to a specific person can be considered off topic and will be deleted by our moderatorsBrand Bashing and generally argumentative posts will not be tolerated.
Legitimate posts regarding problems that you have experienced with a particular piece of equipment or service will be allowed. However, posts that are directly bashing a product or manufacturer are not allowed on ModernMuzzleloader.com. All posts of this nature will be removed and disciplinary action will be taken against their author.Brand Bashing and generally argumentative posts will not be tolerated.
Legitimate posts regarding problems that you have experienced with a particular piece of equipment or service will be allowed. However, posts that are directly bashing a product or manufacturer are not allowed on ModernMuzzleloader.com. All posts of this nature will be removed and disciplinary action will be taken against their author.Forum rules and guidelines are not up for debate.
This is not a democracy, but rather a private forum. Anyone openly debating the rules we have set in place will be removed. Moderators of this forum are not to be argued with when enforcing forum rules and guidelines. Anyone arguing with a Moderator against disciplinary measures will be removed from the forum. We reserve the right to delete any message for any or no reason whatsoever.
You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless, ModernMuzzleloader.com and their agents with respect to any claim based upon transmission of your message(s). We reserve the right to revoke your membership to the forum or disable your posting ability for any or no reason whatsoever. We at ModernMuzzleloader.com also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.
If you have any questions about these rules or want to report an infraction of the rules, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org