Gun Report

Taurus M445ULT

Read Gun Tests Rating and Recommendation

The 445ULT brings together subtle features that allow the .44 Special cartridge to perform as intended. This includes a ported barrel, ribbed grip, and modest weight that is neatly distributed to help tame this powerful but underrated defense round.

Taurus M445ULT

Gun Details

Model Name
Model Number
Home Defense
Law Enforcement
Concealed Carry
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Weight Unloaded
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Sight Radius
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
Trigger Span Double

Take the safety off the rest of now, free!

Get complete access to this firearms comparison, and weekly members-only newsletters.

That's just the beginning of your free exclusive benefits.

You're only one click away.

Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

The ejector rod no longer plays a part in lockup. There's now a spring-loaded detent stud inside the crane.
Ports above the muzzle and a blackened front sight are two positives on the Taurus.
The ribbed grip offers an adjustable hold a finger-groove version can't.
A steel barrel liner keeps shots on line but doesn't add too much weight.

Read Gun Tests Rating and Recommendation