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.45-55-405 Trapdoor Carbine Cartridge
Item #: Z5280
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Z5280 .45-55-405 Trapdoor Carbine Cartridge

Description: Decent early headstamped carbine cartridge for use with the Trapdoor Springfield Carbines. This cartridge is .45 caliber with 55 grains of powder and a 405 grain bullet. The difference between these and the rifle cartridges is the powder charge. This cartridge is an internally Benet-primed centerfire cartridge. This one is in decent shape with some oxidation near the mouth and a few very very small dents.

Headstamp: Impressed "C / 4 / 78 / F"

Measures: OAL 2.544" CL 2.124"

Reference: Hoyem Vol. 2 Pg. 61

Price: $45.00 UPS Shipping Required


Shipping Weight: 0.25 lb
Item # Z5280
Your Price $45.00 USD

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