One of the most powerful handguns in the world against ballistic vest [Video]
Will a ball of Smith & Wesson 500 Magnum revolver penetrate a bulletproof AR500 Level IIIA;
An incredible revolver that each of us would like to have in his possession. A huge caliber (the largest available on handguns) with recoil is difficult to handle, even shooters are familiar with weapons.
Unfortunately, it is a weapon that is not imported and by extension not sold in our country ... .. Even in the United States the availability subject to applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances.
The Smith & Wesson handguns with large frame length (X) revolvers are the most powerful production revolver Performance Center, ever built. These revolvers shoot 200- grain, .500 S & W Magnum bullets at a speed of about 2,300 feet per second. The X- Frames come equipped with chalinotiria barrel to reduce recoil.
The .500 S & W Magnum, is the most possible cartridge for handguns in the world! If it meant that a cartridge for handguns, not a cartridge for rifles! In fact, that was exactly the intention of the company S & W, when the production manager Herb Berlin, designed the cartridge and a completely new revolver, with the appropriate frame size for the cartridge .500 S & W, 2002. The standards .500 S & W cartridges, the Cor Bon company offer more than 1 ¼ energy tone muzzle. All .500 S & W cartridges operating at pressures under 50,000 psi.
Today the .500 S & W Magnum cartridges are available from Hornady - Winchester companies - Federal - Magtech, and a host of other smaller manufacturers. The pistols .500 S & W Magnum, available currently from Taurus USA and Magnum Research companies.
These pistols are used in hunting big game around the world, from wild pigs to elephants! Such a revolver can with a single shot to neutralize an African buffalo or an American bison!