Originally Posted by DaleA
I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about a handgun and rifle set in the same caliber (my favorite would be .454 Casull) but I’m always held back by the fact that I would be lugging around a rifle but I wouldn’t be getting ‘rifle’ performance out of it.
Being able to share ammo between the two would be neat but not neat enough, IMhO to give up the performance advantage a rifle COULD provide.
44 mag out of a rifle is pretty nice. You're talking 240gr at 1750 ft/s. It's not a .308 but it should still take about anything in North America.