Author Topic: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges  (Read 11369 times)

John Boy

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Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« on: June 12, 2008, 09:52:23 PM »
http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd220/Meadowmucker/Misc/SharpsChartofBullets-1.jpg?t=1213331741
Compliments of BarnacleBill on Cast Bullets



06-12-2008, 09:53 AM         #80
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http://www.flickr.com/photos/27653389@N08/2573117278/

If this link works right it is a high res photo I just took of a very old Sharps Poster of all the Cartridges they made. It is to scale so you can blow it up and print it to original image size 17" X 23" on 18" X 24" paper and the cartridges will be actual size. If you have a resolution problem I will redo the photo in a higher resolution.Thanks again to all of you who have helped me along so far. I am still waiting for some back ordered reloading supplies, including Cerrosafe metal so I can make casts of my Chambers.

Enjoy the bit of history
http://www.castboolits.gunloads.com/showpost.php?p=351433&postcount=80
« Last Edit: December 25, 2008, 01:21:16 PM by John Boy »
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John
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Ailean Mac

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Re: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2008, 03:01:23 PM »
Hey... if nobody said it yet -  THANKS!

Just seeing the chart makes me want to see about changing my 50-70 to a 50-90.

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Pistolero

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Re: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2008, 09:37:09 AM »
yeah, thanks from me too! I love pics like that so you can compare sizes and all. I have a Pedersoli Sharps 45-70 with a 30" Octagonal Barrel. I wish I had've gotten a "Big Fifty". I would trade mine for either a 50-90 or a 50-100.
Later,
Dave
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Re: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2009, 06:43:40 PM »
Good show ol chap!

concho

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Re: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2012, 12:41:20 PM »
Change tour 45/70 to a 45/90 and you will be happier .

John Boy

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Re: Chart of Original Sharps Cartridges
« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2012, 03:33:13 PM »
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Change your 45/70 to a 45/90 and you will be happier .
Have a 45-90 and a 50-70 too!  ;D
Regards
John
SASS ~ Darkside WartHog ~ SBSS (OGB, w/Star) ~ SCORRS
GAF Bvt 1st LT, Atlantic Division Scouts
Devote Convert to BPCR