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Old October 29, 2013, 10:12 AM   #126
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My buddy has an S&W ported revolver called "The Trailboss" in .44 magnum with 3" barrel. I stupidly fired it ONCE without hearing protection. My ears rang for two days afterwards. Even with headphones on I don't like to shoot it much more than a cylinder full at a time.
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Old October 30, 2013, 04:59 AM   #127
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Mine is a toss up between a short barrelled .357 mag and a Ruger Blackhawk .45 Colt with my "Ruger Only" hand loads.
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Old October 30, 2013, 06:48 PM   #128
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A tompson center contender with a 14" .223 barrel, that thing is crazy loud.
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Old October 30, 2013, 06:56 PM   #129
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Im going to have to say my S&W 29-3 in 44mag.
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Old November 1, 2013, 10:54 AM   #130
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S&W 460 XVR... By far my loudest hand gun.
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Old November 1, 2013, 11:17 AM   #131
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T/C Contender 45.- 70 with 12 in. hunter bbl muzzle tamer
Barks a tad..... when it's loaded hot.

what that ringing??
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Old November 8, 2013, 03:20 AM   #132
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My S&W Model 686- Plus - 357 Mag.
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Old November 8, 2013, 04:19 AM   #133
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Loudest i've shot? my dad's .357. Of my personal collection? My .45 P220.
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Old November 8, 2013, 08:58 AM   #134
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SP101 4" in .357
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Old November 9, 2013, 12:06 AM   #135
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Ruger Alaskan

My loudest gun is my Ruger Super Redhawk Alaskan .454 Casull loaded to the max charge and bullet weight.

That 2 1/2" barrel snub-nose is LOUD !!!!!!
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Old November 9, 2013, 01:24 AM   #136
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Loudest I ever shot probably goes to a TC in 44-440. Loudest I own recently went to the Coonan .357. It is pretty ridiculous on the decibel level but a lot of fun to shoot.
Seams like once we the people give what, at the time, seams like a reasonable inch and "they" take the unreasonable mile we can only get that mile back one inch at a time.

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Old November 9, 2013, 05:15 PM   #137
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Probably a 44 mag. NAA semi auto in 32 acp is amazingly loud for its tiny size.
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