Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby Aughnanure » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:15 am

Quel calibre, mon vieux?
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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby DuncaninFrance » Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:08 am

Like wot I said Eoin - .455 :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby Niner Delta » Tue Jul 03, 2018 5:27 pm

"Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver 450. Nickel plated."

I also wondered what caliber it was, no mention of .455 that I could find......... :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby joseyclosey » Wed Jul 04, 2018 2:08 am

There doesn't look like much "meat" between those cylinders Duncan, I'd be conservative loading for that one.
Nice looking handgun though, enjoy.
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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby DuncaninFrance » Wed Jul 04, 2018 2:21 am

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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby Aughnanure » Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:28 am

I missed the calibre because I was looking at the picture. :lol: :lol:
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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby Niner » Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:36 am

Just don't get the bullets mixed up when loading. I've gone to the range a time or two and had the chilling thought that I might accidentally confuse some very similar rounds when loading. 8mm, 308, 30.06... all look pretty much alike.
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Re: Dresse Laloux & Co top break revolver.

Postby DuncaninFrance » Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:24 pm

First job is to slug the barrel I think :cool:
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