Saxon Pig said " I see them as fun shooters, not serious rifles."
I will have to disagree with you on this, the 45C & 44mag can pick up some serious power and work great for hunting out of a rifle VS a pistol, even the "little" 357 picks up a little more out of a rifle. Plus you have a longer sight radius to help with the longer shots. Also as a reloader it helps me to be able to stock fewer types of powders, bullets and primers.
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