.45 Colt #05, 2007 Limited Edition, John Wayne Limited Addition, Nickel Case, “DUKE” Head-Stamp One Cartridge not a Box!
One Cartridge, not a box, the picture of the box is for reference only
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One Cartridge, not a box, the picture of the box is for reference only!
One Cartridge,not a box: 45 Colt, by Winchester produced in 2007 for the John Wanye 100 Birthday, Winchester Limited Addition Collection. Nickel coated brass cases with “ W DUKE W 45 COLT” Head-Stamp, brass primer, and 250 grain, soon to be obsolete LEAD projectile.
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History of the John Wayne (THE DUKE) special limited addition set:
A set of 4 cartridges with one each of the 30-30 Winchester, 32-40 Winchester, 44-40Winchester and 45 Colt cartridges produced by Winchester over a period of decades.
The 30-30, 45 Colt and 30-30 were produced for what would of been John Wayne’s 100 Birthday in 2007 (if he had not died in 1979) the 32-40 Winchester ammunition and a rifle were produced in 1981.
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History of the 45 Colt Cartridge:
The famous cartridge that won the west. The 45 Colt, a.k.a. 45 long Colt and Colt Peacemaker revolver are well know for the pistol that won the west.
The 45 Colt was introduced in 1873 as one of the cartridges for the Colt Peacemaker revolver, adopted by the U.S. Army in 1873 and used until 1992 until replaced with the 38 Long Colt.
It is still a very popular cartridge today in cowboy action shooting. Also use as a Rifle cartridge.