Originally Posted by hunter29180
the .410 slug weighs as much as the bullet fron a 44 mag, 454,and 500 mag
that 500 mag can have projectiles that mirror 12g shotgun slug performance:
'Indeed, some rounds use bullets weighting almost 1 oz. (28 g ~ 440 gr.), which are sent at about 1,500 ft/s (460 m/s) – essentially the same performance of a 12 gauge shotgun slug.
there is now a 500 gr (32 g) JSP/Hard Cast that makes 1500fps and 2,500 ft·lbf ... probably not getting that out of the average 410