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The mighty .45/70 cartridge is even more popular than ever. How often have you heard the phrase: “the .45-70 is “the only govt I trust?” Since its introduction back in 1873, it has become one of the most iconic rifle cartridges in the world. First used by the U.S. Army in the iconic Springfield single-shot […]

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