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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 8/6/2005 9:36:50 PM EDT
These just started shipping around July 7, I believe. I'm usually the last one in the projects to get hold of the latest guns, but this time I was lucky enough to be the first.

The 460XVR sends a 200-grain bullet downrange at 2330 fps. For comparison, the FN Five-seveN does 28 grains at around 2100 fps. I know it's apples and oranges, but still:



That's actually the slower SS196 5.7x28 round on the bottom (around 1600 fps).

The 460XVR also shoots .454 Casull and .45 Colt. I don't have any .45 Colt, since I'm not a cowboy, but here's the .460 compared to .454 Casull and .500 Mag:


Link Posted: 8/6/2005 10:04:42 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/6/2005 10:06:22 PM EDT by RTOinIraq]
Thats a nice new round

I cant wait untill someone makes it for a carbine just think of it coming out of a 16 in barrel
Link Posted: 8/8/2005 4:11:48 PM EDT
That revolver would have more power than my AK!
Link Posted: 8/8/2005 4:28:52 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/8/2005 4:29:32 PM EDT by lu380]
I can't imagine that gun lasting for more than 500 rounds or so. VPC will shit a pickle when they hear about this new round!
Link Posted: 8/8/2005 4:36:08 PM EDT
this thing is a cannon I got to play with one (was too afraid to shoot it)... 45 caliber round at 2400 fps without a stock HHHHHHHHHEEEEEEELLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL no. If I was to get a cannon it would be for extremely large animal self defense and it would be this:





the ruger next to their 357 for a little size comparison....


Link Posted: 8/10/2005 4:00:25 PM EDT
200-grain .45 Colt cowboy bullets can travel around 700-800 fps... that's less than 1/10th the muzzle energy of the Hornady .460 Mag 200-grain loads. Recoil from .45 Colt must be almost negligible -- or at least the spread between minimum and maximum load power is the biggest I know of for any current handgun.
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