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.45 Winchester Magnum


TheĀ .45 Winchester Magnum is a semi-automatic handgun cartridge based on the .45 ACP, it is slightly elongated in comparison and packs roughly 3x the power of a .45 ACP. There are very few handguns in existance that are chambered in this round due to the excessive power and recoil produced by it.


Ammunition Type Damage Bullet Velocity (m/s) Barrier Penetration
230gr Jacketed Hollow Point 19.1 490 1
255gr Hard Cast Flat Nose 15.8 430 6.8
260gr Power-Point 24 340 7
Note: Barrier penetration represents the rounds ability to go through walls and barriers. Armor piercing represents the rounds ability to penetrate body armor plates.