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Colt 1860 44 Cartridge Conversion
Colt SAA 44 Centerfire
If you have an original 1860 Colt Army that was converted to .44 Colt centerfire or a SAA Colt that needs to be fed a diet of originality, your search for bullets is over.
This is the original bullet designed for the .44 Colt cartridge. It is somewhat unusual in the it is a heel base, externally lubricated design that was very prevalent until the Russian Army influenced American ammunition makers to evolve into an internally lubricated bullet.
The heel base shank mikes .4295” with 60:1 alloy and a driving band of .4415”. The nominal weight as cast is 212 grains.
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