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HammerDown Rifle 45-70 Government

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HammerDown Rifle 45-70 Government

Part # LG45701
  • Bullet Weight: 300
$43.99
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Product Overview

Make your lever gun run like never before with the industry's only ammunition truly designed for optimal cycling and overall performance from the time-tested rifle platform. Velocities of Federal Premium HammerDown loads are customized to produce superior ballistics and terminal performance through lever-action barrel lengths. The construction of the molecularly bonded soft point bullets has also been adjusted for the best accuracy and expansion at those velocities. The geometry of each round's case, bullet and cartridge ensures flawless cycling through tubular magazine and typical lever-action feeding systems.

  • Specifically engineered for lever guns
  • Functions flawlessly in side gate loading and tubular magazines
  • Modified chamfered case for easier feeding
  • Bullets optimized for better terminal performance out of lever-action rifles
  • Designed in partnership with Henry Repeating Arms
  • Bullets provide best-in-class expansion and weight retention on impact
  • Increased velocities and performance in pistol cartridges
  • Nickel-plated cases

Specs

Caliber 45-70 Government
Bullet Weight 300
Bullet Style Bonded Soft Point
Muzzle Velocity 1850
Ballistic Coefficient .290
Bullet Length In 0.810in. / 20.57mm
Package Quantity 20
Usage Medium Game

Ballistics

Velocity in feet per second
Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
1850 1612 1401 1227 1099 1011
Energy in Foot Pounds
Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
2280 1731 1307 1003 804 681
Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 mph)
Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
0 2.3 8.7 20.6 37.6 59.3
Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 MPH Crosswind)
Average Range
50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y
0.7 -11.9 -41.6
Height of bullet trajectory in inches above or below line of sight if zeroed at 100 yards. Sights 1.5 inches above bore line.
Long Range
50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
3.7 5.9 -23.8 -70.9 -146.5
Height of bullet trajectory in inches above or below line of sight if zeroed at 100 yards. Sights 1.5 inches above bore line.