Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Long Guns > General Shotgun Discussion > 410 can I use any other ammo

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-08-2014, 06:57 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Boone, NC,North Carolina
Posts: 156
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default 410 can I use any other ammo

I have a 410 single shot 5410/22lr combo gun.
Can I use a standard pistol round such as a long colt or other ammo in the 410 barrel with IC choke.
I realize without rifling accuracy would be poor



__________________

montveil in the NC mountains
Salute
All persons present in uniform should render the military salute. Members of the armed forces and veterans who are present but not in uniform may render the military salute. All other persons present should face the flag and stand at attention with their right hand over the heart, or if applicable, remove their headdress with their right hand and hold it at the left shoulder, the hand being over the heart.

montveil is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 02-08-2014, 08:43 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
SRK97's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 730
Liked 264 Times on 187 Posts
Likes Given: 33

Default

You 'might' be able to bit is it worth possibly blowing off your fingers?



__________________

Mamas don't let your cowboys grow up to be babies.
better dead than red

SRK97 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2014, 09:18 PM   #3
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
c3shooter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Third bunker on the right,Central Virginia
Posts: 16,323
Liked 8386 Times on 3629 Posts
Likes Given: 1291

Default

NO

Sorry- did not mean to shout.

.45 Colt is .456
A .410 is .410

Will it blow up shotgun? Maybe. Maybe not. In the word of Dirty Harry- "You have to ask yourself- do you feel lucky? Well.........do ya?"

Guns like the Judge are bored for .45 Colt dimensions, and designed for the pressures. Your shotgun is not.
__________________

What we have heah is.... failure to communicate.

c3shooter is online now  
kfox75 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2014, 06:10 PM   #4
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
bobski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Va., Ct. & Mo.
Posts: 2,949
Liked 644 Times on 508 Posts

Default

just a 410 a slug. nothing else.

its a shotgun bbl, not a rifle or a pistol bbl.

__________________

Retired Naval Aviation
Former Member U.S. Navy Shooting Team
Contact Man for the FTF Shotgun Shoot
http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f138/4th-ftf-shotgun-shoot-hoot-vanzant-mo-oct-4-5-2014-a-105142/

bobski is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2014, 06:33 PM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Boone, NC,North Carolina
Posts: 156
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

NO -I understand.
Just wondered
Thanks

__________________

montveil in the NC mountains
Salute
All persons present in uniform should render the military salute. Members of the armed forces and veterans who are present but not in uniform may render the military salute. All other persons present should face the flag and stand at attention with their right hand over the heart, or if applicable, remove their headdress with their right hand and hold it at the left shoulder, the hand being over the heart.

montveil is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2014, 06:42 PM   #6
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
John_Deer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 4,628
Liked 1382 Times on 939 Posts
Likes Given: 474

Default

Given it is a single shot 410 it likely has a 3 1/2" chamber. A 3 1/2" 410 slug packs a wallop. Why would you want to load a 45 long colt in the shotgun? The idea is to go forwards!

__________________

Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety - Plato

John_Deer is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2014, 11:23 PM   #7
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
SRK97's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 730
Liked 264 Times on 187 Posts
Likes Given: 33

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by John_Deer View Post
Given it is a single shot 410 it likely has a 3 1/2" chamber. A 3 1/2" 410 slug packs a wallop. Why would you want to load a 45 long colt in the shotgun? The idea is to go forwards!
Im not sure there is such thing as a 3.5 .410
__________________

Mamas don't let your cowboys grow up to be babies.
better dead than red

SRK97 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2014, 11:27 PM   #8
Supporting Member
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Sniper03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 4,978
Liked 2195 Times on 1097 Posts
Likes Given: 1123

Default

NO!

The normal 410 shotgun is not built for the preasure of the pistol round!'
The reason some pistols like the Judge Pistol and others can shoot the .410 shotgun round is due to the fact the weapon will handle the presure of the pistol round. And the 410 being less causes no problem when fired in them.
03
__________________

The Constitution is not an instrument for the Government to restrain the people. It is an instrument for the people to restrain the Government!
*Patrick Henry

Today, we need a nation of Minutemen, citizens who are not only prepared to take arms, but citizens who regard the preservation of freedom as the basic purpose of their daily life and who are willing to consciously work and sacrifice for that freedom."

-- John F. Kennedy


Last edited by Sniper03; 02-09-2014 at 11:30 PM.
Sniper03 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2014, 12:15 AM   #9
No Longer a NY Resident.
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
kfox75's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Erie County PA,
Posts: 2,428
Liked 1489 Times on 913 Posts
Likes Given: 7328

Default

As others have stated above no. However, if you can find .22 shorts or longs, you can fire them through the .22 long rifle barrel. That's one advantage to the older bolts and break actions. You cant get a 10\22 to cycle on shorts.

__________________

Is it better to do the right thing for the wrong reason, or to do the wrong thing for the right reason? If you do the wrong thing for the right reason, is it still the wrong thing?

Si vis pacem parabellum.

To those who wish to take away our Second Amendment rights. What will you do when we, all 100,000,000 of us, stand as one, and say no?

kfox75 is offline  
montveil Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2014, 03:54 AM   #10
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
303tom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Missouri
Posts: 3,328
Liked 1079 Times on 742 Posts
Likes Given: 1095

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by montveil View Post
I have a 410 single shot 5410/22lr combo gun.
Can I use a standard pistol round such as a long colt or other ammo in the 410 barrel with IC choke.
I realize without rifling accuracy would be poor
Can you ?.........YES

Should you ?...........NO !.........


__________________

When all else fails.

303tom is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
GUNSHOW! Cape Coral! 22 AMMO! 5.7 Ammo! sharkcoasttactical Gun Shows 0 01-31-2014 03:48 PM
What's with all of thses online ammo sellers requiring you to be 21 to buy ammo? HotFudge Legal and Activism 19 11-11-2013 02:01 AM
1000 Rds Sellier & Bellot 9mm Brass Ammo w/ Two .50 Cal Ammo Cans - $213 shipped Slickguns Sponsor Display 0 10-16-2012 07:28 PM
Ammo question about Aguila .22 LR Sniper Subsonic 60-gr ammo somawas .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 23 06-27-2012 11:21 PM
gunpowder - civilian ammo vs military ammo erandyc AR-15 Discussion 10 03-02-2012 06:32 PM



Newest Threads