40-60 Winchester

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by IM Grumpy, Jun 19, 2012.

  1. IM Grumpy

    IM Grumpy New Member

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    Can brass be made for this cartridge from 45-60 or 45-70 brass? I have an 1876 Winchester by chiappa. Thanks
  2. Skipper

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    You can form it from the .45-70 case.
  3. IM Grumpy

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    Thanks Skipper. Just regular or forming forming dies?
  4. BillM

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    From Nonte's cartridge conversions book:

    "size full length in 40-60 Win die, Trim to 1.87" length"
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