45 Colt Don Andersen by CCI


#1

This is a retirement cartridge. Anyone knows Don Andersen?
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#2

Sksvlad, I enjoy collecting CCI aluminum cased rounds, any chance you can post a photo of the cartridge profile? If not, can you tell me if it is loaded with the full lead bullet or a hollow point of some kind?
Thanks
Leon


#3

CCI has a tradition of honoring employees by have a small head stamp run for that honored employee. This could be an example of one. Even if there seems no obvious Google connection between the name and CCI WAG. Vic


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#5

Sksvlad, thanks for posting the new photos of the cartridge. Very much appreciated!
Leon


#6

CCI Retirement Commemorative cartridge for Don Anderson, June 1995. Courtesy of Otto Witt.
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#7

Egad!! They called them 45 Long Colt!!!


#8

Yes, Ray, even the factories are getting brainwashed by the popular media. But it is [color=#FF0000]still[/color] wrong, wrong, wrong!!!


#9

Yes Ron, it is wrong. I was just seeing if you were reading Vlad’s thread.;)

Ray