.500 Smith & Wesson Magnum


.500 Smith & Wesson Magnum

The .500 SW Magnum is most recent and most monstrous revolver magnum-class round. It is chambered in specially designed S&W X-frame revolvers and several carbines. The most obvious purposes for this round are hunting and protection from large and dangerous animals such as grizzly bears.
Designation Manufacturer Bullet weight, g Muzzle velocity, m/s Muzzle energy, J Comments
JHP Corbon 22.68 488 2700
LRN Corbon 28.5 495 3500

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