.357 Magnum

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.357 Magnum
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Game information
All information listed assumes Standard FMJ (Reg/SP/FMJ)
Category (P)istol caliber
Recoil level 4
Cost per round Parallar symbol.png 2.00
Weight per round (units) 0.02
Quantity (retail box/bulk can) 50 / 500
Damage tables
Type LDV C1 C2 C3 A1 A2 A3 A4 A5
Bullet +3 58% 55% 52% 46% 38% 29% 14% 4%
Handloading information
Primer type Small pistol
Powder type Pistol powder
Projectile type .357, 125 grain
Cost per case Parallar symbol.png 0.427
Standard load (SP) 128 pwdr
Cold load (-P) 115 pwdr
Hot load (+P) 141 pwdr
Super load (+P+) 154 pwdr
Real world information
Ref. barrel length (inches) 6 (S&W Model 686)
Muzzle velocity 523 m/s (1717 ft/s)
Muzzle energy 1109 Joule (818 ft-lbf)
Country of origin United States (48 stars).png United States
Year 1935

.357 Magnum is a type of ammunition for firearms. It is classified as a (P)istol caliber.

.357 Magnum is pronounced three fifty-seven Magnum.

This caliber may also be known as .357 S&W Magnum (its former full name), .357 Mag, 9x33mm R. It may be referred to as simply .357, though it is not encouraged due to the similarly-named .357 SIG.

Compatibility

Base weapons

There are 15 base weapons chambered in this caliber.

Class 1 weapons:

Class 3 weapons:


Barrel length groups

The reference barrel length belongs to the group listed in italics.

Group name Barrel length range Damage multiplier
Short handgun Up to 3.9" 0.6x
Medium handgun 4" - 8" 1.0x
Long handgun 8.1" - 12" 1.2x
Rifle 12.1" and up 1.4x

Retail information

.357 Magnum ammunition can be purchased in gun shops and weapon shops in boxes of 50 rounds or bulk cans of 500 rounds.

The following brands and projectile types are available in retail:

Brand name Composition Available projectile types
Standard Reg/SP FMJ (1.0x)
Lead (0.5x)
LSWC (0.85x)
JHP (3.0x)
JSP (2.0x)
LSWCHP (2.5x)
SF (1.5x)
Reduced Velocity Reg/-P FMJ (0.9x)
Lead (0.45x)
LSWC (0.765x)
JHP (2.7x)
JSP (1.8x)
LSWCHP (2.25x)
Personal Defense Reg/+P FMJ (1.1x)
JHP (3.3x)
JSP (2.2x)
LSWCHP (2.75x)
Pocket Dragon Reg/+P+ FMJ (1.2x)
JHP (3.6x)
JSP (2.4x)
Competition Prem/SP FMJ (3.0x)
Match (12.0x)

The multipliers listed correspond to the value multipliers to cost of ammunition provided by powder type, pressure level, and projectile type. They are included on this table as a convenience, in order to tell at a glance the cost of a given brand and projectile combination.

Maze Customs

Availability of .357 Magnum as a Customs family chambering:
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1911SS
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1911DS
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Blackhawk
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Redhawk
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Glock-SF
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Glock-LF
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MP5
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AR-15
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AK
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Rem700
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BA
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