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.40-100 3 ¼” Winchester Experimental Cartridge
Item #: Z5950
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Z5950 .40-100 3 ¼” Winchester Experimental Cartridge
Description: Scarce example known as the .40-100 Express cartridge. This is the experimental forerunner for what is known as the .40-100 Express cartridge. This cartridge has a brass case, a Berdan primer, and doesn’t have a headstamp. The projectile has a flat nose and is paper patched. The brass case has a shiny band near the head from tape. A hard-to-find early example!
Headstamp: None
Measures: CL 3.266” RD .603” HD .503” CM .422”
Reference: "W.R.A.Co. Headstamped Cartridgez & Their Variations” Vol. 1 Shuey Pg. 55 at the bottom.
Reference: "W.R.A.Co. Headstamped Cartridges & Their Variations” Vol. 2 Shuey Pg. 11 with W.R.A.Co. 40-EX Headstamp


Shipping Weight: 0.25 lb
Item # Z5950
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