What rounds can you shoot in a 410?
410 pumps chambered for both 2 ½- and 3-inch shells. The other is a Skeet chambered specifically for 2 ½-inch shells.
Can I shoot 45 long colt?
You cannot shoot . 45 Auto Rim in a . 45 Colt revolver. Even if it has been altered to take ACPs in moon clips, there is usually enough of the rear face of the cylinder left uncut so you can still shoot .
Is a 410 pump shotgun good for home defense?
Specifically, a 410-bore (not “gauge” because the 410 is designated by its approximate caliber — . 410″ — instead of a gauge) for home defense. Some may say, “It’s a shotgun, therefore it’s got to be good for home defense. The 410 holds a much smaller payload of shot than 20-gauge or 12-gauge shotgun shells.
Can You shoot.45 Long Colt in a.410 shotgun?
If not the .45 Long Colt, then which .410 shot shell would you want packed away with a survival gun? Unless it has a rifled barrel and the weapon is designed to shoot 45 LC I would not do it. Without a rifled barrel the ballisitics are meaningless since the round will not be stabilized it could go literally anywhere at range.
Where can I get a.45 Colt barrel for my son?
Check out www.hr1891.com and look at NEF’s Barrel Exchange Program. You can get a .45 Colt / .410 barrel fitted to your son’s gun, although it might not shoot .410’s worth a damn!
How much Buckshot is in a 410 shotgun?
Within that distance, though they should do the job on two legged threats and small to medium edible critters. .410 slugs run 1/5 oz (88 gr) to 1/4 oz (109 gr). You can get buckshot loads with 3 to 5 OOO buckshot (70 grains each). Get a set of calipers… And measure the bore of your .410 at the muzzle.
Is it legal to shoot deer with a 410?
The .410 is usually not a legal caliber for deer hunting, but having a few shells capable of taking deer might be important in a survival situation. Personally I would not like to have to see off a wolf/feral dog, or God forbid a bear with just birdshot.