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Magnum Mikie 11-23-2008 02:51 PM

Hey guys, newbie here............
I came across some unusual ammo and I'm hoping you guys can help ID it and help place a value on it. Thanks!

matt g 11-23-2008 05:35 PM

Looks like it's UMC prduced .43 Spanish. Google turns up a little info, but nothing overly useful.

CA357 11-23-2008 06:33 PM

First of all, welcome here.

I'm posting a link to your photo on another board. There's some real experts there and they may be able to ID it for you.

junho806 11-23-2008 09:08 PM

welcome to the forum
hope you enjoy your stay

CA357 11-24-2008 01:11 AM

Here ya' go:,3868.html

matt g 11-24-2008 01:58 AM


Originally Posted by CA357 (Post 52129)

Wow, so you're saying that they're a UMC produced .43 Spanish?

That's surprising. I'm amazed that no one else came up with that. :D

CA357 11-24-2008 02:13 AM

Remington made the rifles and UMC made the ammo for half or more of the world. There was a time when Paraguay and Uruguay were fighting a war, and both nations had civil rebellions going on at the same time. All four sides were fighting with Remington rifles and UMC ammo. ;)

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