::.44 Special


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The .44 Special or .44 S&W Special is a smokeless powder center fire metallic cartridge developed by Smith & Wesson in 1907 as the standard chambering for their New Century revolver, introduced in 1908.<ref name="hawks">Hawks, C. "The .44 S&W Special" Chuck Hawks website. Accessed February 25, 2008.</ref>

.44 Special sections
Intro  Development history  Ballistics  The .44 Associates  Elmer Keith and his Magnums  Current usage and loadings  See also  References  External links  

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