What kind of ammo does a Smith and Wesson 500 take?

What kind of ammo does a Smith and Wesson 500 take?

500 S&W Magnum or 12.7×41mmSR is a . 50 caliber semi-rimmed revolver cartridge developed by Cor-Bon in partnership with the Smith & Wesson “X-Gun” engineering team for use in the Smith & Wesson Model 500 X-frame revolver and introduced in February 2003 at the SHOT Show.

Is the Smith and Wesson 500 a good gun?

The gun is well worth the money. The cost of it, considering what it is, did not shock me. So, if you have a couple thousand bucks sitting around, and you love to shoot big guns or hunt with revolvers, grab a Smith and Wesson 500 magnum. You won’t be disappointed in it’s appearance or performance.

What caliber does a 500 Magnum shoot?

50 caliber
The . 500 S&W Magnum is a 50 caliber handgun cartridge that was developed with two purposes: to be a hunting cartridge capable of handling all North American big game and to be the most powerful handgun cartridge in the world.

Is the 500 Magnum the most powerful handgun?

The Smith & Wesson Model 500 has held its rank as the world’s most powerful handgun since it was first introduced in 2003.

What size barrel was Dirty Harry’s 44 Magnum?

6.5 Inches
But being that this is a . 44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world, and would blow your head clean off, you’ve gotta ask yourself one question: ‘Do I feel lucky?…Technical Specifications.

Smith and Wesson Model 29
Caliber .44 Magnum
Barrel Length 6.5 Inches
Overall Length 12 Inches
Weight 47.7 Ounces

What caliber was James Bond’s gun?

James Bond’s Walther PPK Explained 25 caliber rounds of the Baretta, the Walther PPK used by 007 is chambered for . 32 ACP rounds, a far more popular bullet easily available all over the world, which is useful for an agent like Bond.

What is the best 38 caliber handgun?

Colt Gold Cup Trophy 38 Super. A lot of newer buyers were quite happy with this pistol.

  • Colt 1991 Government 38 Super Pistol. A lot of new users are pretty impressed with how well this pistol is performing overall.
  • Rock Island Armory GI Standard FS.
  • EAA Witness Elite Match.
  • Dan Wesson Guardian.
  • What are the different types of 38 caliber ammo?

    Winchester Defender+P,130 gr JHP: 17.86 inches

  • Federal LE Tactical 129 gr JHP: 16.44 inches
  • SinterFire Special Duty 110 gr Frangible HP: 16.3 inches
  • Winchester SilverTip Super-X 125 gr JHP: 15.96 inches
  • Federal LE Hi-Shok 125 gr HP: 15.82 inches
  • What caliber is more powerful 380 or 38?

    Yet the 380 typically offers the advantage of higher capacity ( even if by only 1 or 2 rounds) plus the ability to reload quicker. The tradeoff is that most self defense ammunition offered in 38 Special will yield 25% to 45% more power than the 380 ACP.

    What is difference between 38 and 38 Special ammunition?

    Rich History. To start,learning the legacy behind each of these rounds and why it was developed can shed a little bit of light on the difference between .357 and

  • .38 Special.
  • .357 Magnum.
  • The Difference.