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    02-22-2018, 09:58 AM
    Out of all these guns, two are similar to guns I already own. I have a S&W 629 that is very accurate, very versatile, and pretty much fills in the role the Ruger would have had. I also have an 1858 Remington clone, which I guess you could say is...
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    02-21-2018, 11:48 PM
    I've been wanting another revolver for awhile now, and I cannot decide what to get. I have it narrowed down to 4 drastically different choices. 1. Ruger Blackhawk Conversion (45 Colt/ACP) - $572 Extremely versatile and strong. I could load it...
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    02-20-2018, 05:38 PM
    Whelp, that makes my decision a whole lot easier. I probably wouldn't ever bother with the conversion cylinder if it involved a lot of trouble, but I'm glad to see that's not the case. Now I just have to decide what barrel length I want. :D ...
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    02-20-2018, 03:25 PM
    How well does the Ruger Blackhawk work with lead bullets when you use the 45 acp conversion cylinder? 45 colt is supposed to be .454" and 45 acp is supposed to be .451". Do you just have to load 45 acp with fatter bullets? Will they even work in...
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Shooting, reloading, milsurps, casting bullets, woodworking.
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BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check