357 LCR questions...
This is a discussion on 357 LCR questions... within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by Alex_C
The cylinders are also slightly different shapes. Not sure if this has anything to do with the higher pressures of the ...
November 8th, 2012 09:08 AM
The chamber on the .38 is shorter and you wouldn't be able to close the cylinder with .357 ammo in it.
Originally Posted by Alex_C
There is actually enough capacity in a .38 Special case to get magnum velocity and pressure if you so desired. The extra length of the .357 was purpose designed to prevent it being loaded into a .38.
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