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View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Join Date Nov 2010 Location Casa Grande, AZ Posts 5,524. There are a wide range of bullet styles and weights available for the cartridge, it’s a delight for any reloader. Midsouth offers great deals on all kinds of 45 Colt Centerfire Pistol Ammo. However, the powder I was using was slow, very slow and the load was on the mild side. I have a lot of titegroup and want to load some .45 Colt. I like being able to stay set up for small primers only. 44man . 255gr LSWC over 8.0gr of Unique with a standard large pistol primer is a go-to load for any weapon chambered in .45 Colt.

Also, the handloader has many component options to produce high quality ammunition at a cost much lower than purchasing factory new ammunition. These cases are manufactured exclusively for the Cowboy Fast Draw Association.

Most BP pistol class cartridges like the .44-40, .38-40, and .32-20 used a tapered case with a slight bottle neck. If that load were shot in a gun it would most likely have the same effect as a hand gernade.

I tested with CCI-300, CCI-350, and WLP primers The standard primer had the lowest ES. The .45 Long Colt is arguably the most iconic cartridge in the United States. Practically speaking, you don't need to avoid handloading .45 ACP brass that have Small Pistol primer pockets.
mag. Used in the Colt Single Action Army, this revolver was adopted by the U.S. army and became known as “The Peacemaker.” While it’s no longer used by the military, finding .45 Long Colt ammo for sale is rarely difficult and remains popular among hunters and sport shooters. 45 Colt/CCI 350 magnum primers/unique I have a brick of cci 350 mag primers that I need to use up and my go to load for the 45 colt is 8.0 unique under a 255 grain cast boolit with wlp. I was getting inconsistent velocities using standard primers with H110 and … Why? KA0106 SMITH BRASS CASES PKG OF 4. 45 Long Colt The .45 Colt [11.48x35R] cartridge is a handgun cartridge dating to 1872.


The.460 S&W case uses Lg Rifle primers in All loadings. They are used for both practice and competition and since very little pressure is generated, they can be reused over and over. The .45 Colt the OP ask about uses Lg Pistol primers, and the primer pocket is not deep enough to use Lg Rifle primers in them.

As such the primer pocket is deep enough to use them. Reloading The 45 Colt is a great choice for reloading. cast, or 250 J bullet at about 1050. Small Pistol Primers vs Large Pistol Primers by Bob Shell, Wed, November 27, 2013. Quickview. I should add that my velocity variations when using Winchester large pistol primers occured when shooting loads from a 4" Ruger Redhawk. I've used lg. I have read that its not the idea powder for .45lc in light loads as it leaves a lot of room in the case but I have a lot on hand. This Brass is mixed head stamps only. This Brass is mixed head stamps only. This is a point that seems to escape some proponents of very high pressure .45 Colt loads, who argue that if the .44 Mag. Here's a look at how we extend the useful life of our .45 Colt cartridge brass (and thereby cut costs) through a process called "annealing." of N350 with I believe regular large pistol loads with a 255 gr. Reloading The .45 Colt (WC= WadCutter, SWC= Semi-WadCutter, HP= Hollow Point, RN= Round Nose, FMC= Full Metal Case, FMJ= Full Metal Jacket, JHP= Jacketed Hollow Point and if GC indicated, means Gas Check at bottom of lead bullet) Loads for .45 Colt: [See page on powder location in case affecting FPS elsewhere on pages] Nickel .45 Colt Shells for Shotgun Primers for use with wax bullets and cowboy fast draw. Your 17" barrel may do just fine with WLP primers and H110. Quickview. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.

** NOTE: Pistol Brass is only available as Range Brass, with the option of Clean (Add $2.50 x 100)** Range Brass - Brass picked from range, mixed head stamps. Originally Posted by cwlongshot. Large rifle primers in 45 Colt Cases; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. The max that I've found for regular Colt loads is about 11.2 gr. 12-29-2009, 07:23 AM #9. I've had no problem seating primers either. .45 ACP Large Primer Brass.45 ACP Caliber Brass ***No MAX quantity per order. *** All brass is packaged in 100 count packages unless otherwise noted.

Everything from custom, match grade, to bulk plinking ammo can be found at low Midsouth prices. These cases are manufactured exclusively for the Cowboy Fast Draw Association. KA2502 .45 Colt Unprimed Cartridge Case.