How much is a 45-70 gun worth?

How much is a 45-70 gun worth?

Recently Sold MARLIN 45 70 rifle

Price Item Condition
$1,500.00 1895GBL MARLIN MODEL 1895 GBL .45-70 GOVT MSR474208CMS 18 INCH ” BARREL Dallas, TX 75205 New Old Stock
$3,025.00 .45-70 GOVT BRAND NEW MARLIN 1895SBL STAINLESS 45-70 1895 SBL 70478 W/ AMMO 18 INCH ” BARREL Blue Springs, MO 64014 New

Are H&R shotguns still made?

H&R is a subsidiary of the Remington Outdoor Company. H&R ceased production February 27, 2015.

What is the effective range of a 45-70 lever action?

While the effective range of the . 45-70 on individual targets was limited to about 1,000 yards (915 m) with either load, the heavier bullet produced lethal injuries at 3,500 yards (3,200 m).

How bad is 45-70 recoil?

45-70 recoil, even with a 520 grain bullet, is not a big deal if you shoot standing up. It’s slow, so it just pushes you back. Hardly even noticeable, believe it or not. Shoot the same load from the bench, and you can get a bruised shoulder, depending on where you brace it against your shoulder.

What has more recoil 444 or 45-70?

With factory ammo, the 444 has a lot more recoil. 444 is loaded for more modern guns whereas 45-70 is loaded to trapdoor levels. The exception is, a couple of mfgs like Garrett have hot loaded 45-70 marked for modern arms only and these guns are listed on the box.

What was the name of the H & are single shot 45-70?

My Old Uncle and I went out to the range to test out his new H&R single shot 45-70. At the first shit the breech came flying open and almost took him out with a rocketing cartridge. We figured we had failed to shut it tightly and loaded another round. Second round went smoothly.

What do you need to know about hunting with the 45-70 Govt?

Here’s what you need to know about hunting with the 45-70 Govt today. Most hunters in North America are probably familiar with the .45-70 Government. However, while the .45-70 Govt was beloved by hunters during the 1800s, popularity of the cartridge has dropped off in recent years.

What kind of ammo do I need for a 45 70 shotgun?

1850 FPS for 18″ with Hornady 250gr MonoFlex Ammo. Allows a 12 gauge Break Action Shotgun to use 45-70 Government Ammo. 45-70 Shotgun Adapters Compatible with 12 gauge Break Action single as well as double barrel shotgun.

What’s the difference between a 45-70 and a 70?

The .45-70 load also hits about 3” high at 100 yards, but drops nearly 28” at 300 yards with that same 200 yard zero. On the other hand, the .45-70 has 2,158 ft-lbs of energy remaining at 100 yards, 1,516 ft-lbs of energy at 200 yards, and 1,083 ft-lbs of energy at 300 yards.