Power: Full – heavy (Heavy bullet)
45 Colt ammunition, box of 50 cartridges.
A powerful cartridge that lives up to the full potential of the 45 Colt. They can be used both for your rifle and your pistols.
The bullet is a 250 grain copper coated lead bullet. The copper coating is extra thick with no speed restrictions. Note, this cartridge cannot be used with Cowboy Action Shooting due to its plating. If you are looking for cartridges for CASS (Cowboy Action Shooting), consider the 45 Colt, Cowboy load.
It has a Flat Point (suitable for tubular magazines).
- Pistol: 840 ft/sec (StDev 20) — Pietta 45 Colt revolver, 4.5″ barrel
- Rifle: 1100 ft/sec (StDev 40) — Uberti 45 Colt 1873 replica, 20″ barrel.
- Power Factor
- Pistol: 210
- Rifle: 278
- Pistol: 393 ft pounds
- Rifle: 686 ft pounds
Is it safe?
All Sleeping Dog ammo follows SAAMI specifications and is suitable for all 45 Colt firearms that are in good repair. More information about the different types of 45 Colt firearms and ammunition can be found on the 45 Colt resources pages.
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