Originally Posted by Tiro Fijo
Loaded question. It depends on whether one is a reloader. Both are highly reloadable in a cornucopia of power factors. The .44 Special really comes into its own in a Ruger SA, IMO. The N frames are just too big for anything less than a full house magnum, IMO.
Sorry for the confusion but my question doesn't pertain to reloading but only to overall range and effectiveness in multiple scenarios.
Pick which caliber you'd want to have as the sole choice.