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What's the most uncommon cartridge you load for?

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  1. Pokajabba

    Pokajabba member

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    .45 Colt
     
  2. Scooter22

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    8x56R Hungarian, .348 Winchester, and 9x21 Largo. Take your pick. Oh and 14ga for my Egyption Martini police shotgun but I cheat on that one.;)
     
  3. Walkalong

    Walkalong Moderator Staff Member

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    .400 Corbon.
     
  4. Kevin Rohrer

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    50/70 Government
     
  5. rcmodel

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    Probably .218 Bee.

    Also, 25-20 and 32-20 WCF.

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  6. cfullgraf

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    38/45 Clerke and 6.5x54 Kurz Mauser
     
  7. Old Sandman 71

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    .32-20, .38-40, and .38-55. Still trying to iron out coal problems with the last one in my '94.
     
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    .455 Webley
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    25-35 and 7.5x55.

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  10. ATLDave

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    .41 Swiss Rimfire (Vetterli) converted to centerfire. Sometimes called 10.4 x 38 Swiss.
     
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    The now obsolete 32 Remington
     
  12. ArchAngelCD

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    I don't consider the .45 Colt to be uncommon.

    I reload for 14+ handgun and rifle cartridges and I don't consider any of them uncommon. I do load for the .45 Colt and the 45-70 but both are still popular today.
     
  13. Buckeye357

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    280 Rem. Have a Remington model 700 Mountain Rifle in that caliber.Rifle shoots great and has some serious kick being its so light.
     
  14. Alderman

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    25-20 and 22 Hornet


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    Swiss 7.55 x 55 in Berdan primed brass. Also 327 Federal Magnum and 45 GAP.
     
  16. hdwhit

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    5.7 mm Johnson. Also known as the 22 Spitfire.
     
  17. FROGO207

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    Lets see----25-20 Single Shot, 33 Winchester, 500 NE, 32 Short and 8 MM Lebel presently.
     
  18. HDGator

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    .357 Maximum
     
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    .38 s&w
     
  20. witchhunter

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    What, doesn't everyone have a .17 Kilborn Hornet?
     
  21. hdwhit

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    No. The Army's SPIW project rejected the use of flechettes.:)
     
  22. SmokingFrye

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    6mm Ackley Improved, .327 Federal Magnum, and .260 Rem, though the latter is not too rare.
     
  23. old heeler

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    Tight neck 222AI,243AI,35 WhelenAI,284 long action OAL 3.300",270WWby doesn't have .378" Wby freebore,tight neck 22BR,tight neck 6ppc, couple 30-338mag's.
     
  24. stubbicatt

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    32-40, 32-20 Martini (a 310 cadet opened up to accept 32-20 cases, but uses a heeled bullet).
     
  25. ZGunner

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    260 Rem and 454 Casull (rifle). Not rare by any means but the most uncommon I reload for.
     
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