Current Rifle Cartridges
458 Winchester Magnum
The massive .458 Winchester Magnum, "belted" cartridge was introduced in 1956 for the Winchester
Model 70 "AFRICAN" version rifle, and later used in many other rifles by other manufactures.
Designed for Dangerous Game this cartridge has stood the test of time as one of the most popular
African cartridges created in the USA, with over 60 years of use.
With a 500 grain projectile traveling at 2100 feet per second, creating up to almost 5,000 foot pounds
per square inch of energy this caliber will work dispatch any large animal on the planet.