What ammo can you shoot in a 460 Smith and Wesson?

What ammo can you shoot in a 460 Smith and Wesson?

460 S&W Magnum cartridge, the revolver can chamber . 454 Casull and . 45 Colt ammunition. Smith & Wesson states that Model 460 XVR (XVR stands for X-treme Velocity Revolver) is the highest velocity production revolver, while being the most powerful .

Why choose a Smith & Wesson 460xvr™?

Let us help build a firearm based on your needs – select from a range of calibers, capacities, safety preferences and compliance requirements. Smith & Wesson’s Model 460XVR™ has the highest muzzle velocity of any production revolver on earth.

Can you reload a 460 from a 45 Colt?

And with adjustments, you can use dies from your .45 Colt to reload the .460 (of course you can’t full length resize the case and the decapper might not work) but the case mouth belling and the bullet seater & crimper can be adjusted in the press to work.

Why choose Smith & Wesson Performance Center?

From hand-cutting and fitting to fine tuning for precision, these firearms are top performers. Products from the Performance Center are the ultimate expression of old-world craftsmanship blended with modern technology. ALL BACKED BY OUR SMITH & WESSON LIFETIME SERVICE POLICY.

What powder does Hornady use in 460 S&W?

300 Grain Hornady XTP (Hodgdon Powder)

Who makes 460 ammo?

Smith & Wesson
Smith & Wesson says that the . 460 S&W is the highest velocity revolver cartridge in the world, firing bullets at up to 2,409 feet per second (734 m/s). The . 460 cartridge achieves high velocities by operating at chamber pressures (65,000 psi max) normally reserved for magnum rifle cartridges.

How far can a 460 S&W shoot?

This conventional-format, straight-wall cartridge sends a 200-grain handgun bullet out the muzzle of an S&W Model 460XVR “X-frame” 7.5-inch revolver at more than twice the speed of sound. It offers a maximum point blank range (MPBR) of 250 yards for deer-sized targets.

How accurate is a 460 Smith & Wesson?

The 83/8-inch version is the standard catalog gun, but the S&W Performance Center offers the 460 in barrel lengths of 35/8, 6, 7½ and 10½ inches. Weight: 73 oz. Accuracy: Average size of five-shot groups at 100 yards from a bench was 3 inches using 200-grain Cor-Bon Barnes X loads.

What can you shoot in a 460 Rowland?

The only ammo you can you use is . 460 Rowland®…..it is a true . 45 caliber round with the casing 1/16 longer than regular . 45 ACP so it will not chamber in a gun that has not been converted.

How far will a 460 S&W shoot?