Sixgun cartridges and loads a manual covering the selection, use and loading of the most suitable and popular revolver cartridges by Elmer Keith

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Published by Smallarms technical publishing company in Onslow county, N.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cartridges.,
  • Ammunition.,
  • Revolvers.

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Statementby Elmer Keith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTS538 .K4
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 151, [1] p.
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6397048M
LC Control Number40001468
OCLC/WorldCa1682745

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Not being an experimenter in the true sense of the word, Keith found one Magnum load and used it exclusively; that load was his caliber grain bullet over grains of #, and as with all of his sixgun loads, he used standard primers only. This is a very powerful load and recoil in a 4” Magnum is definitely noticeable.

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Some of the articles are just gunnotes short items he wrote but several are two and three part series articles on Sixguns, Loads for Sixguns, and a nice series on Handguns where he discusses.

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If you can find the load in the book! You are talking close to loads. It will be hard (but possible?) IMAO to push any gr bullet through the crony that fast out of a Vaquero, I load a 45LC gr FAFP or an XTP mag "full blow" and out of my /2" FA they chrono around +, or so out of my /8 Blackhawk. I have never before seen such destruction of tissue from any sixgun or automatic pistol cartridge and really believe it is the most powerful handgun load in existence.

I went up as high as 20 grains of #, but the cases showed some signs of pressure, not nearly as much, however as I had found with the #80 loads I had used for years.

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