.458 Express

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  1. Pawprint Safaris

    Pawprint Safaris SPONSOR Since 2014 AH Legend

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    Sounds like you just might be excited about that rifle?

    Gunsmith started and YOU are building??? Please explain.
     

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    Is the .458 express a full 3" case ?
     

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    A buddy of mine contemplated putting one together.
    (it never got done)

    Inexpensive 3" cylinder brass was available in large lots, making reloading cheap and avoiding time consuming and meanial case trimming work.

    8 more grains capacity over the 458 Lott cartridge gives you a formidable round.


    Good luck with the build.
     

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