.577 Nitro Express

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.577 Nitro Express
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Game information
All information listed assumes Standard FMJ (Reg/SP/FMJ)
Category (R)ifle caliber
Recoil level 6
Cost per round Parallar symbol.png 15.00
Weight per round (units) 0.1
Quantity (retail box/bulk can) 10 / 100
Damage tables
Type LDV C1 C2 C3 A1 A2 A3 A4 A5
Bullet +10 412% 391% 371% 330% 268% 206% 103% 31%
Handloading information
Primer type Large rifle magnum
Powder type Rifle powder
Projectile type .585, 750 grain
Cost per case Parallar symbol.png 3.417
Standard load (SP) 1948 pwdr
Cold load (-P) 1753 pwdr
Hot load (+P) N/A pwdr
Super load (+P+) N/A pwdr
Real world information
Ref. barrel length (inches) 23 (H&H Royal)
Muzzle velocity 614 m/s (2014 ft/s)
Muzzle energy 9156 Joule (6753 ft-lbf)
Country of origin United Kingdom.png United Kingdom
Year 1890

.577 Nitro Express is a type of ammunition for firearms. It is classified as a (R)ifle caliber. It was designed for elephant hunting, and is suitable for use against all types of dangerous game in real life. In the Mazes, this cartridge gained a reputation for suitability against dragons and other large, powerful threats.

.577 Nitro Express is pronounced five seventy-seven Nitro Express.

This caliber may also be known as .577 Nitro, .577 NX (for Nitro eXpress), or just .577. There is no formal metric designation for this caliber, but if one existed, it would likely be 14.6x76mm R.

Compatibility

Base weapons

There is 1 base weapon chambered in this caliber.

Class 1 weapons:


Barrel length groups

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

Group name Barrel length range Damage multiplier
Rifle 22" and up 1.0x


Retail information

.577 Nitro Express ammunition can be purchased in gun shops and weapon shops in boxes of 10 rounds or bulk cans of 100 rounds.

The following brands and projectile types are available in retail:

Brand name Composition Available projectile types
Standard Reg/SP FMJ (1.0x)
Match (4.0x)
JHP (3.0x)
JSP (2.0x)
HPX (4.0x)

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 .577 Nitro Express 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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