range of .45 long colts

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by win94, Feb 19, 2004.

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  1. win94

    win94 New Member

    Feb 19, 2004
    I would like some input on the range of .45 long colts of various grains and if a tang sight is going to be worth putting on my Winchester model 94 .45LC
  2. Dave King

    Dave King Well-Known Member

    May 3, 2001
    It's pretty difficult to divine this information without some knowledge of the particular projectile, muzzle velocity, angle of fire and environmentals (temp, altitude, etc). Give us a little more info and someone should be able to come up with something or point you to a website calculator for the info.
  3. chris matthews

    chris matthews Well-Known Member

    May 14, 2001
    Pick up Elmer Keith's books, he did some longrange stuff with the 45 LC and other stuff. That's back in the days when writer's new something about guns. Now'a'day's so called gun writer's turn out comic books.
    Ian my hat is off to you however, you are still old school.