Thread: .32 Long Colt?
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Old September 18, 2012, 10:37 AM   #47
James K
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bedbugbilly wrote, "They seemed to fit the chamber alright but they wouldn't work because the tip of the bullet projected out the end of the cylinder just enough that the cylinder wouldn't rotate."

And that, folks, is why the .32 Colt New Police has a flat tip on the bullet while the otherwise identical .32 S&W Long does not. Some Colt cylinders were shorter than the S&W cylinders.

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