357 Mag was created by Elmer Keith, Phillip B. Sharpe, and D. B. Wesson by Smith & Wesson and Winchester.The .357 Magnum is around 77 years old, it was introduced in 1934 during the Great Depression.
The 357 Magnum brass started the "Magnum era" of handgun ammunition. The first registered 357 was sent to J. Edgar Hoover which he wanted all of his agents to acquire.
The cartridge is an extension .38 Special case, it was stretched out an extra 1/10.The .357 and can be used for self-defense, plinking, hunting, or target shooting
.357 Magnum caliber has lower cost, recoil, noise, and muzzle flash.
This is unprocessed brass sourced from commercial shooting ranges. It has not been cleaned or resized, and still contains the spent primer.
This brass contains different manufacturer's headstamps. It is recommended that all brass be inspected prior to being reloaded and fired.