saves at least 1 oz. Detonics slash of the slide, and rounding front and rear ends of slide (SEVERELY) saves another 2 ozs. 7 rds of 60 gr 38 Casull add only another 2 ozs. 23 ozs, loaded= same wt as Steel chief's special, with Boot grips and 5 rds of 158 gr lhp's. 700 ft lbs, instead of 250, no overpenetration, rifle SP type temporary cavity damage to fragile organs, AP, and still controlable, by a top hand. 3x the power, and 2x as fast repeat hits, and 2x the effective range, too.