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LuckyGunner Shoot Semi-Autos: Coonan, S&W M&P, Kel-Tec PMR, RFB and KSG

The Luckygunner shoot was mostly about fully automatic weapons, but there were plenty of interesting semi-autos to shoot. Yesterday: 7 Full Auto Videos from the LuckyGunner Machinegun Shoot 2011 Today: Video and Notes for non-Full Auto Guns Thursday: People Pictures … Continue reading

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Pics of those $200-300 S&W revolvers at J&G Sales

by Will, who likes his. They look darned nice. Will writes: I picked up my J&G model 10 from my ffl this afternoon. I couldn’t be happier with the pistol, I chose the “very good plus” graded model and they … Continue reading

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S&W Model 10 and 64 Revolvers $200-300

At J&G Sales. Sweet deals on used Smith & Wesson .38 Special revolvers. The Model 10 is blued steel and the 64 is stainless steel. Otherwise they’re identical – .38 Special, six shot, K frame (S&W’s medium frame), with fixed … Continue reading

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Drop-in trigger replacement for S&W J frame revolvers

This sounds pretty awesome.

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How is Smith & Wesson selling the Governor so cheap?

Caleb reports that Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price for Smith & Wesson’s new .410/.45 Long Colt/.45 ACP Governor revolver will be $599. Checking S&W’s Web site, they’re saying $679. Either way, how the heck are they selling it that cheap? For … Continue reading

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Gun Links

Video of the Kel-Tec KSG shotgun being fired. It doesn’t look bad at all for a 12 gauge. Muzzle flip seems pretty mild. The inline design probably helps there. Chris Byrne looks at 1000 yard rifles and what it costs … Continue reading

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Illustrated S&W Revolver Disassembly & Assembly Instructions

By Sylvan Forge, who put a lot of work into it. Instructions are for a Model 10, but they should be applicable to most any K, L, or N frame Smith & Wesson. You may have to register to see … Continue reading

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Pocket Holsters and Gun Pants

SayUncle isn’t crazy about pocket holsters. It’s true that drawing from a pocket isn’t as fast as from a belt, and it’s hard to draw from a seated position, like a car. I mostly pocket carry because it fits the … Continue reading

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The economics of custom guns

Tam and Chris have great posts about the economics of customizing guns. Bottom line: custom build a gun if you plan on keeping it and using it. Don’t imagine you’ll ever get your money back out of it. If you … Continue reading

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Mark Twain's Smith & Wesson

“My brother had a Colt’s Navy revolver, which he carried uncapped for safety. Mister Beemis had an Allen pepper-box revolver. And I was armed to the teeth with a pitiful little Smith and Wesson seven-shooter, which shot a ball the … Continue reading

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Smith & Wesson trivia

When I used “breathalyzer” in this post my Spidey sense told me it was probably a brand name that I should capitalize. I looked it up and sure enough, it’s a proper name that should be capitalized. The surprise was … Continue reading

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Cool mooning/demooning tool

Since I sold the S&W 625 I no longer have a revolver that uses moonclips, but if I did I’d have to try one of these. Demooning video here. Previously: FS: S&W 625JM .45 with Trigger Job, Accessories SOLD Homer’s … Continue reading

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In Tennessee, Even Our Beauty Queens Pack Heat

WBIR – Newly crowned Miss Tennessee packs heat: She’s a daddy’s girl. But don’t think this year’s Miss Tennessee is a pushover. Ellen Carrington, 21, who was crowned Miss Tennessee on Saturday night, has a concealed weapons permit. “I have … Continue reading

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Tam’s Guns – As Seen on TV

Tam: If you watch the show Crime Wave on the History Channel tonight, you will see my vintage Smith & Wesson M&P and my Remington Model 11 riot gun (I think they borrowed my .38 Regulation Police, too) being used … Continue reading

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FS: S&W 625JM .45 with Trigger Job, Accessories SOLD

LATER: It’s sold. I’m selling my Smith & Wesson 625 Jerry Miculek special. It’s an N frame S&W in .45 ACP with a 4″ barrel, Jerry Miculek wood grips, frosted stainless steel finish, adjustable rear sight, and gold bead front … Continue reading

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