|Bullet Weight||225 Grain|
|Bullet Type||Solid Copper Hollow Point (SCHP)|
|Ammo Casing||Nickel-Plated Brass|
|Ammo Caliber||.44 Magnum|
|Muzzle Velocity (fps)||1280|
|Muzzle Energy (ft lbs)||818|
|Cost Per Round||$2.30 per round|
These rounds are powerful but not advisable for self-defense due to their high recoil. They're much more effective for hunting due to the relatively unlikelihood of having to make multiple shots quickly.
Federal Vital-Shok ammo is loaded in Anoka, Minnesota and uses non-corrosive Boxer primers and brass cases. Barnes bullets are made in Mona, Utah.