1. Get Gear'd Up! Enter to WIN $1000 in gear!

    Please Click Here for full details and to enter. You will need to be registered and logged in to view the details and to participate.

    Thanks and good luck to everyone

44 mag velocities and barrel lengths

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by dbltap, Dec 1, 2009.

  1. dbltap

    dbltap New Member

    Apr 1, 2007
    Is there any significant difference in bullet velocities of a 230 grn 44 mag when fired from a 4" or 6" barrel? Target would be around 50 yds.

    What is the velocities of a 50 cal Beowulf round? How does it compare to the 44 mag?

  2. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    velocity difference would be around 100 fps. with the longer barrel being faster. The .50 beowulf is a faster cartridge than the .44 mag, but performance is similar. Your targets prolly wont notice a difference;)
Similar Threads
Forum Title Date
The Ammo & Reloading Forum Published reload velocities Feb 23, 2014
The Ammo & Reloading Forum Magnum Velocities? Aug 30, 2011
The Ammo & Reloading Forum .22 lr revolver velocities? Jun 17, 2009
The Ammo & Reloading Forum Loading for short barrels Oct 20, 2014
The Ammo & Reloading Forum Your favorite weight bullet for 357 mag - 4 and 2.5 inch barrels Sep 4, 2014

Share This Page