460 Roland?

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  1. 45Smashemflat

    45Smashemflat New Member

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    Any of you have experience with a 1911 in 460 Roland? I read about one the first time in a book last night. Apparently Clark in La makes a barrell and comp for it. Takes thicker brass and pushes a 230 gr at something like 1200fps?
  2. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member

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    Check out Clark Custom Guns for the info on this one.
  3. LIKTOSHOOT

    LIKTOSHOOT Advanced Senior Member

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    Might look at this too.


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  4. suryevor

    suryevor Guest

    .45 super brass (starline)

    isn't a bit thicker at the web than is R-P .45 ACP brass. I sectioned and miked them. the 460 brass IS thicker, and gets 230 gr jhp's to 1350 fps, a serious increase above the super. You dont need a fully supported barrel for the Super loads, but you do for the 460 loads.

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