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Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Here is the Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

10. Smith & Wesson .44 Magnum Revolver (Dirty Harry’s gun)

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • Harry’s use of the outrageously chambered .44 Magnum revolver was widely popularized.
  • Furthermore leading to the sales of countless Smith & Wesson and other spin-off model .44s.

 

9. Desert Eagle .45 Long Colt / .410 Shotgun Load Pistol2

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • While the .410 shotgun shell theory has tested well in close quarters scenarios.
  • Iit is not highly recommended for anyone attempting to engage a target at over, say, fifteen feet.
  • The results were variants on the classic Long Colt revolver like Taurus’ “The Judge” and Desert Eagle’s “.410/.45 Long Colt” revolvers.

 

 

8. Desert Eagle .50 Caliber Handgun

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • The Desert Eagle .50 cal. is one of the largest magazine-fed handguns in the world.
  • Developed for use in the Israel’s military, the .50 caliber projectile packs a massive punch that will tear apart any human target.
  • The gun looks incredibly modern and “sexy”, thus increasing its popularity amongst gangsters, young people, and crime bosses.
  • The Desert Eagle brand, although they create a multitude of other pistols
  • Become synonymous to meaning “fifty caliber handgun,” and when a person refers to a “Dezzy” you can bet they mean the .50 cal.

 

7. Smith & Wesson Model 460XVR Compensated Hunter

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • These moose killing, beer drinking, moonshine stilling, happy-go-lucky animal hunters needed a revolver that would penetrate dense brush, foliage, even small trees, and still bring down a grizzly bear.
  • A 5-shot-wonder, the 460XVR will compensate for the hunter’s package size and allow a brief moment of glory in the field comparable only to dropping an atomic bomb.

 

6. Smith & Wesson 500 Magnum

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • Adding .04 calibers to 460XVR, the diameter of the round and pinching more powder into the larger cartridge.
  • Witnessed this projectile strike a deck of Bicycle poker cards at 25 yards.
  • Furthermore the deck of cards literally, disintegrated into the air.

5. .50 Caliber Black Powder Wheel Lock Pistol

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • It was as much as  easy using a modern day hole punch.
  • The .50 caliber flintlock or hammerlock pistols date back hundreds and hundreds of years.
  • The need for the .50 caliber chambering was due to the production standards of the day. A .50 caliber round is exactly one half inch in diameter, making it easy to measure and reproduce accurately by any weapon or ammunition manufacturer.
  • Back in those fabled times, little clamps were produced in the shapes of this common load, meaning that any regular metallurgist could melt down a block of lead or steel and create a projectile for his weapon.

 

4. Colt 45-70 Peacemaker

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • During the 1970s some genius was under the impression that the .45 caliber Colt Peacemaker (John Wayne’s gun of choice) did not “have enough stopping power.”
  • How anyone could arrive at this conclusion is beyond sane reasoning, given that discharging the standard .45 caliber load feels akin to slapping a brick wall.
  • American engineering, however, devised a way to make this gun even larger and more powerful.

 

3. Magnum Research 45-70 Government Hand Cannon

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • Some feel like a jackhammer, while others feel like you’ve pulled the pin on a grenade and forgot to let go.
  • The “Hand Cannon” delivers that good old “grenade-in your-hand” feeling.
  • It is a weapon that should not be fired by the unsuspecting individual, or anyone for that matter.
  • Certain models measure over two feet in length and are impossible to wield (safely or effectively) with one arm.

 

2. WTS .50 BMG (Browning Machine gun Cartridge) Pistol

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • The .50 Browning Machinegun cartridge was designed for use against tanks, airplanes, armored personnel carriers, and in some cases it may be used by high-powered sniper rifles.
  • In addition, More than twice as powerful as the fabled 45-70 government round, and one can only imagine that shooting it in a pistol format would be painful, unwieldy, and quite hazardous for everyone involved.

 

 

1. Pfeifer Zeliska 28mm Revolver

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

Top 10 Huge Handguns in the World

  • Originally manufactured under the name “Remington Model 1859,” this copy of the formerly U.S.-made revolver was built by Ryszard Tobys and measures 4-foot-(1.26 m) long.
  • To give some basis for comparison, the 28mm projectile is 8mm wider than the U.S. military’s fabled “20mm Cannon”.
  • Used primarily for destroying tanks, sinking boats, or shooting down heavily armored airplanes.
  • Impossible to use as an even mildly effective tool for any purpose other than felling trees.
  • In addition, The 28mm revolver has made its mark as truly being the world’s largest pistol.

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