.45-70 Government
Index No. Wt. (grs.) Bullet Style Primer No. Barrel 
Length
R4570L 300 Jacketed Hollow Point 9 1/2  
R4570G 405 Soft Point 9 1/2 24"
Velocity (ft./sec.)
Cartridge Muzzle 100
yds.
200
yds.
300
yds.
400
yds.
500
yds.
300 JHP 1810 1497 1244 1073 969 895
405 SP 1330 1168 1055 977 918 869
Energy (ft.-lbs.)
Cartridge Muzzle 100
yds.
200
yds.
300
yds.
400
yds.
500
yds.
300 JHP 2182 1492 1031 767 625 533
405 SP 1590 1227 1001 858 758 679
Short-Range’ Trajectory *
Cartridge 50
yds.
100
yds.
150
yds.
200
yds.
250
yds.
300
yds.
300 JHP zero -1.3 -6.6 -16.5 -32.0 -54.1
405 SP zero -4.0 -14.5 -32.0 -57.5 -90.6
Long Range” Trajectory *
Cartridge 100
yds.
150
yds.
200
yds.
250
yds.
300
yds.
400
yds.
500
yds.
300 JHP zero -4.6 -13.8 -28.6 -50.1 -115.7 -219.1
405 SP zero -8.5 -24.0 -47.4 -78.6 -169.4 -301.3

Note 1: Bullet does not rise more than 1" above line of sight from muzzle to sighting-in range.
Note 2: Bullet does not rise more than 3" above line of sight from muzzle to sighting-in range.
* Inches above or below line of sight.  Hold low for positive numbers, high for negative numbers.