A size up from the standard Taurus Judge the Judge Magnum has a 3 chamber rather than the Judges 2.5 chamber. The Judge Magnum is capable of firing 45 Long Colt or 410 shotgun shells and is available with either a 3 or 6.5 barrel. The more powerful 6.5 barrel provides added power while maintaining flexibility in ammunition selection. The double-action Judge Magnum comes standard with a rubber grip fiber optic front sight and the key operated Taurus Security System. Shallow rifling of the barrel means the Judge is not a short barrel shotgun under the NFA though it is illegal in California due to that states more stringent gun laws. Details Action DASA – Caliber .45 Colt.410ga (3) – Capacity 5rd – Barrel 3 Stainless Steel Matte – Frame Stainless Steel Matte – Cylinder Stainless Steel Matte – Grip Ribber Black – Sights Fixed Red Fiber Optic Front – Safety Taurus Security System Transfer Bar – Weight 37 oz – The Taurus Judge is so named because of the number of judges who carry it into the courtroom for their protection. Capable of chambering both .410 3 shotshell and .45 Colt Ammunition this amazing combo gun is ideal for short distances – where most altercations occur or longer distances with the .45 Colt ammo. We have finely tuned the rifling to spread the shot pattern at close quarters or to guide the .45 cal. bullet to the target. Fully customized with fixed rear sights fiber optic front sights and Taurus Ribber Grips the Taurus Judge is one decision-maker that lays down the law.