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Old May 10, 2016, 11:44 AM   #1
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An original 1895 Webley RIC model 83

This is a Webley 83 in .455 Webley in good and original condition. I'm obtaining cases for it from 45 LC ones that I cut to just 1 in. I load it with about 20 gns black powder or 4 gns of Red Dot that normally give me about 650 fps with 200 gns lee round nose bullets.

A moderate load that could be shot for fun with an old warrior without risk of damage.
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Old May 10, 2016, 11:51 AM   #2
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Did you have to turn the rims thinner?
As always, YMMV.
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Old May 10, 2016, 12:24 PM   #3
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Just with Winchester cases. But I'm normally using Magtechs and these ones don't need it for this particular revolver.

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