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#3171004 - 02/20/13 04:33 PM 45-70 conversion complete
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Got my barrel back last night and put her all back together.The barrel was done by slufoot. The gun is a cva stainless 45-70 that I mounted a nikon 4.5-14-40 on. Gonna run some rounds through her this weekend.
I appreciate the help from some tndeer members as I was deciding which direction to go.
Steve


Edited by fullstream (02/20/13 04:35 PM)

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#3171108 - 02/20/13 06:05 PM Re: 45-70 conversion complete [Re: fullstream]
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Awesome, let us know how it does
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#3171164 - 02/20/13 06:47 PM Re: 45-70 conversion complete [Re: Nhill]
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Congrats...
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#3171299 - 02/20/13 08:44 PM Re: 45-70 conversion complete [Re: Roost 1]
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Awesome. You won't regret it. What powder are you gonna shoot? I just got mine lined up a few weeks ago and shooting 60 grs of H4198 with a 195 gr Barnes.
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#3171431 - 02/20/13 10:32 PM Re: 45-70 conversion complete [Re: TN Larry]
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 Originally Posted By: TN Larry
Awesome. You won't regret it. What powder are you gonna shoot? I just got mine lined up a few weeks ago and shooting 60 grs of H4198 with a 195 gr Barnes.


Gonna start w 60gns of n120 & Barnes 195. Gonna try and also work a mild recoil load w 4759 for my 10yr old boy as well.

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#3171485 - 02/21/13 12:54 AM Re: 45-70 conversion complete [Re: fullstream]
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Awesome Steve, I bet you will be 100% satisfied. I may get up with you one day and take a look at it. Thanks for sharing.
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