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Re: Breech will not close

Posted by Jim Meredith on Wednesday, 22 April 2015, at 7:42 p.m., in response to Re: Breech will not close, posted by ottis Reese on Wednesday, 22 April 2015, at 3:51 p.m.

I measured the diameter of the bullet nose on a Black Hills Ammunitin 45/70 round and it is .448". If your lead bullets are .010" larger, you may be able to trim .005" off the diameter by making some kind of gig to rim them, by hand, back to the brass.


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