45/70 Government 400gr Soft Point Flat Nose

$25.99

  • 45/70 Government (modern and strong actions only)
  • New brass
  • Hunting
  • 20 rounds
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Description

45-70 Government 400gr SPFN

This is our all-purpose 45/70 hunting load.  This load is capable of cleanly taking deer, elk, and moose-sized game.  The Speer soft point is proven to expand uniformly while providing more than adequate penetration on all but the largest brown bears.  The cartridge overall length is < 2.545″ so they run smoothly through all lever guns.

Recoil with this 400 grain jacketed bullet falls between our trapdoor safe loads and our High Power load.  It can be described as a moderate push- compared to the more abrupt recoil felt when driving a lighter bullet significantly faster.

  • 1,610 FPS (18″)
  • 400 grain Soft Point Flat Nose Speer
  • 20 Rounds
  • New Starline Brass
  • Hodgdon (smokeless) Powder

Like all of our 45/70 loads- accuracy is impressive and reliability is unmatched.

Range (yds)Velocity (fps)Energy (ft-lbs)Trajectory (in)
                         –        1,610        2,302            (1.5)
                        50        1,488        1,967             1.2
                      100        1,377        1,683               –
                      150        1,277        1,448            (5.8)
                      200        1,191        1,259          (16.9)
                      250        1,119        1,113          (34.2)
                      300        1,062        1,001          (58.4)

Additional information

Weight1.625 lbs
Dimensions3.30 × 6.00 × 1.5 in