Originally Posted by bunk22
Yeah, it's rated for it. The ballistics by the inch is a good website for sure. The 230gr 45 auto out of 16" barrel doesn't gain much velocity over your standard 5" barrel. Lighter bullets gain about 200ft/s, at least from the sight information.
I wasn't talking velocity, but chamber pressure.
But, if it is rated go ahead.
I was always patial to 200gr LSWC for target loads, and the old-style Speer 200gr JHC (flying ashtray) for defense