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What does ME stand for?

ME stands for Muzzle Energy

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Barnes, lists Brenneke shotgun slugs as weighing 364 grains and hitting 1,513 foot-seconds velocity and 1,852 foot-pounds of muzzle energy in 20-gauge--compared to 491 grains, 1,593 foot-seconds and 2,756 foot-pounds in 12-gauge.
As for harder-hitting, William Moore's 19th century 2-bore drove a 3,500-grain roundball with over 17,000 foot-pounds muzzle energy, making our .
But the FCC pointed out the weapon is available in a variety of calibres from a number of manufacturers, warning against a ban by brand name and suggesting a sliding scale based on muzzle energy instead.