Desert Eagle .44
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Background[edit | edit source]
A large-framed, gas-operated pistol chambered in .44 Magnum. Popularized by late 20th century action movies, this respectable weapon has earned a reputation for firepower and an enduring popularity. The fact that it can load high powered cartridges due to it being gas operated certainly helped.
Models[edit | edit source]
Desert Eagle .44[edit | edit source]
A veritable relic, the Desert Eagle in .44 still features its original nickel finish. It's one of the earlier models, easily distinguished by its distinctive teardrop shape.
Desert Eagle Mark XIX .44[edit | edit source]
A top of the line model, featuring scope rails and larger cocking serrations on the slide, as well as a simplified caliber-switching method, allowing for changing the chambering by simply swapping the barrels out.
Notes[edit | edit source]
- According to the Fallout demo the Desert Eagle .44's item name was originally going to be called "Magnum Pistol".