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40-82 Winchester

40 - 82 - 260 Winchester

Originally černoprachý american hunting charge from the year 1885. The hub survived the transition into the era of smokeless powder, but discontinued around 1930, and today it is completely outdated. Shot 16,85 g has a muzzle velocity of 453 m/sec. The charge on the image manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.(W.C.F. = Winchester Center Fire). To the right is the bullet 7,92 x 57, photo by author.

Source: J. Hýkel, In. Malimánek "Bullets in small arms" Our troops, Prague 1998. Andersen, In. Andresen, T. Stromstad "Cartridge Cases" load your own, Norway, 1995..
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