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Old October 15, 2004, 11:41 AM   #1
c&bc96
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.50-70 cartidges

Hi,

Does anyone know where I could get information on loading the .50-70 govt.
round. Availablity of cases, Dies?
Thanks,
Jerry
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Old October 15, 2004, 02:52 PM   #2
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Buffalo Arms
www.buffaloarms.com
has most everything the BPCR shooter needs except the powder itself.

Accurate Arms is one of the few sources of smokeless powder load data for the .50 Gov't, if you should for some reason not want to shoot the real thing.
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Old October 16, 2004, 08:45 PM   #3
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Like Jim, I'd suggest Buffalo Arms. If you have trouble finding bullets, we have them. If we can help just holler.

The only 50/70 I've fired was a custom T/C Contender. Great round.
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