45-70 Ammo

.45-70 ammunition is a former military cartridge developed by the US Army and used in the "Trapdoor" Springfield Model 1873. Effective against man-sized targets out to 300 yards, the .45-70 was a powerful cartridge for its time and was used in both rifles and Gatling guns.

.45-70 cartridges fire heavy 300 or 400 grain bullets at muzle velocities in the 1,500 to 2,000 feet per second range. This gives them excellent close-range performance but significant drop-off at a distance. As a result, modern use of this caliber typically involves hunting in areas with dense vegetation; in these environments, the .45-70 can be used against everything from deer and hogs to bears.

Despite its length, the .45-70 has also been used in revolvers such as the Magnum Research BFR. Shooters of these "hand cannons" must be steady-handed and strong of wrist!

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  1. Prvi Partizan 45-70 Government 405 Grain SJFP – 20 Rounds

    $32.95

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    Manufacturer Prvi Partizan
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 405 Grain
    Bullet Type Flat Soft-Point (FSP)
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer, really big game hunting
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU PP4.1
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 8605003807759
    Cost Per Round $1.65 per round

    20 rounds of Prvi Partizan 45-70 Government ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 405 Grain Flat Soft-Point (FSP) bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer, really big game hunting. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

  2. Winchester Super-X 45-70 Government 300 Grain JHP – 20 Rounds

    Winchester Super-X 45-70 Government 300 Grain JHP – 20 Rounds

    $36.50

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    Manufacturer Winchester
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 300 Grain
    Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP)
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU X4570H
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 020892201149
    Cost Per Round $1.83 per round

    20 rounds of Winchester 45-70 Government ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 300 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

  3. Hornady 45-70 Gov 250 Grain MonoFlex Polymer Tip - 20 Rounds

    Hornady 45-70 Gov 250 Grain MonoFlex Polymer Tip - 20 Rounds

    $39.85

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    Manufacturer Hornady
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 250 Grain
    Bullet Type Flex-Tip-Technology (FTX)
    Use Type hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer, plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU 82741
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 090255827415
    Cost Per Round $1.99 per round

    If you want a powerful cartridge that you can use in you lever-action rifle, order this 20-round box from Hornady. You’ll have .45-70 Government cartridges that are consistent and reliable, delivering smooth feeding and accurate shot placement to your shooting sports. Thanks to an innovative Flex Tip bullet and LEVERevolution design, these cartridges maintain superior feeding with excellent ballistics.

    When these cartridges are fired, the 250-grain bullet comes out of the muzzle with a velocity of 2,025 feet per second and a hammering energy of 2,276 foot pounds. Even when the bullet reaches 300 yards, it still has a speed of 1,071 feet per second and 636 foot pounds of energy.

    Hornady is one of the nation’s most popular ammo manufacturers. Since 1949, this innovative company has been creating world-class bullets for American gun-owners. Although they started with big-game hunting bullets, they now make whole cartridges for a wide range of purposes.

  4. Remington Core-Lokt 45-70 Government 405 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    $43.50

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    Manufacturer Remington
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 405 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer, really big game hunting
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU R4570G
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 047700057804
    Cost Per Round $2.18 per round

    An excellent choice if you're in search of a great 45-70 Government round for hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer, really big game hunting. This New Remington ammo comes loaded with a 405 Grain Soft-Point (SP) along with a Boxer primer that's loaded in a Brass case. With this package, you'll receive 20 rounds ready to fire. Plus, you know it'll come fast from our warehouse to your door because we know shooting ammo is a lot more fun than looking at it online or waiting on delivery!

  5. Winchester 45-70 Government 405 Grain Lead Flat Nose - 20 Rounds

    Winchester 45-70 Government 405 Grain Lead Flat Nose - 20 Rounds

    $45.00

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    Manufacturer Winchester
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 405 Grain
    Bullet Type Lead Flat Nose
    Use Type plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU X4570CB
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 020892219656
    Cost Per Round $2.25 per round

    20 rounds of Winchester 45-70 Government ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 405 Grain Lead Flat Nose bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for plinking at the range. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

  6. Federal Power-Shok 45-70 Government 300 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    $45.00

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    Manufacturer Federal
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 300 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer, plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU 4570AS
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 029465091439
    Cost Per Round $2.25 per round

    This is a great round for hunting whitetail deer, plinking at the range. From Federal, this 45-70 Government ammunition is New with a Soft-Point (SP) 300 Grain bullet. You'll get 20 rounds of Brass cased ammo that's ready for your next trip out to shoot. Like every round for sale, we stand behind this ammo and have your back so rest assured you're not only getting a good deal, you're getting the peace of mind that comes along with a trusted supplier.

  7. Corbon 45-70 Government 460 Grain Hard Cast – 20 Rounds

    Corbon 45-70 Government 460 Grain Hard Cast – 20 Rounds

    $49.95

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    Manufacturer Corbon
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 460 Grain
    Bullet Type Hard Cast
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU HT4570460HC/20
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 757750458222
    Cost Per Round $2.50 per round

    20 rounds of Corbon 45-70 Government ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 460 Grain Hard Cast bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for hunting whitetail deer. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

  8. Buffalo Bore 45-70 Goverment Mag 300 Grain JHP-FN – 20 Rounds

    Buffalo Bore 45-70 Goverment Mag 300 Grain JHP-FN – 20 Rounds

    $56.95

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    Manufacturer Buffalo Bore
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 300 Grain
    Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP)
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU 8E
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 651815008059
    Cost Per Round $2.85 per round

    This is a great round for . From Buffalo Bore, this 45-70 Government ammunition is New with a Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) 300 Grain bullet. You'll get 20 rounds of Brass cased ammo that's ready for your next trip out to shoot. Like every round for sale, we stand behind this ammo and have your back so rest assured you're not only getting a good deal, you're getting the peace of mind that comes along with a trusted supplier.

  9. Buffalo Bore Magnum 45-70 350 Grain LFN – 20 Rounds

    Buffalo Bore Magnum 45-70 350 Grain LFN – 20 Rounds

    $57.75

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    Manufacturer Buffalo Bore
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 350 Grain
    Bullet Type Lead Flat Nose
    Use Type hunting big game, really big game hunting
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU 8C
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 651815008035
    Cost Per Round $2.89 per round

    45-70 Government ammo complete with Brass cases and a Lead Flat Nose projectile. Manufactured by Buffalo Bore to the highest of standards with a Boxer primer and 350 Grain bullet, the quality components come together and add up to a round that's great for hunting big game, really big game hunting. You'll get 20 rounds shipped fast when you order this today.

  10. Corbon Hunter Bonded Core 45-70 Government 350 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    Corbon Hunter Bonded Core 45-70 Government 350 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    $71.95

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    Manufacturer Corbon
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 350 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 45-70 Government
    Manufacturer SKU HT4570B350/20
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 757750458109
    Cost Per Round $3.60 per round

    This is a great round for hunting big game, hunting whitetail deer. From Corbon, this 45-70 Government ammunition is New with a Soft-Point (SP) 350 Grain bullet. You'll get 20 rounds of Brass cased ammo that's ready for your next trip out to shoot. Like every round for sale, we stand behind this ammo and have your back so rest assured you're not only getting a good deal, you're getting the peace of mind that comes along with a trusted supplier.

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