|For an overview of .44 round models, see .44 Magnum.|
The powerful .44 Magnum round was originally developed for revolvers and then adapted for pistols and rifles.[Non-game 1] It is found commonly throughout the wasteland by way of several variants.
The .44 round is a powerful rimless center-fire cartridge produced by Circle G ammunition. The ammunition came packaged in fifty round bright blue and orange boxes. .44 rounds are used exclusively by the most powerful per shot cartridge firing pistols in the game.
- Standard .44 rounds
Known by default
.44 round (15)
- Ultracite .44 rounds
Learned from plan/recipe
Plan: Prime .44 receiver OR
Plan: Prime single action revolver receiver OR
Plan: Prime western revolver receiver
Ultracite .44 round (60)
Weapons using this ammunition
- Crafted at a tinker's workbench.
- Purchased at an Ammo Converter at rate of 15 rounds of standard .44 for 200 AmmoPoints.
- Inside Hornwright air purifier site 03.
With the Ammosmith perk or Ammo Factory legendary perk, the crafted amount of rounds increases incrementally, coinciding with the perk's added percentages, crafting more rounds for the same amount of materials.
- Fallout: The Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook, p. 93: "The powerful .44 Magnum round was originally developed for revolvers. Its excellent stopping power makes it well suited for any inhabitant of the wasteland needing a round capable of stopping monsters, human or otherwise. All this is limited mainly by the scarcity of these rounds"