The 63 ramrod is straight - the 61 has a noticible swell a couple inches below the tip. To hold the rammer in my 63, I bent it slightly. Just leaned on it until it bent a little. Never effected the function at all, including firing live.
Pine River Boys, Co I, 7th Wisconsin
"We're... Christians, what read the Bible and foller what it says about lovin' your enemies and carin' for them what despitefully use you -- that is, after you've downed 'em good and hard."
-Si Klegg and His Pard Shorty