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BrotherEsau
Member since Aug 2011
2059 posts

re: 2 new wheel guns


Mind if I ask a ballpark on the price paid? I've really been craving a regular old .357 revolver. Had one years ago (sort of, not mine, was given to me, then taken back later), but I shot it a lot and loved it.





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KBeezy
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Baton Rouge
Member since Dec 2004
12451 posts

re: 2 new wheel guns


$500


I know the fellow I purchased from and when he tells me "my books tell me I bought it in 1988 and I fired it a few times and its sat in the safe ever since" I believe him

It's LNIB even being as old as it is






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VetteGuy
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Mandeville
Member since Feb 2008
11629 posts

re: 2 new wheel guns


I am looking ffor that (top) exact gun!





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shutterspeed
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Da Sipp
Member since May 2007
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re: 2 new wheel guns


Nice purchase.





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BrotherEsau
Member since Aug 2011
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re: 2 new wheel guns


Nice buy.





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Tesla
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the Laurentian Abyss
Member since Dec 2011
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quote:

686 is stainless (or nickel) L-frame.


I have this in nickel with Hogue grips...sweet shot.






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ZacAttack
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The Land Mass
Member since Oct 2012
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re: 2 new wheel guns


quote:

$500


Damn, you got a good deal






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REB BEER
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The South
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Anyone know the difference in a model 66 and 686?

I have a model 66-2 I bought from a coworker when I was 18 in 1990 that is my favorite gun.

It looks a lot like the S&W you have there.






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hypnos
Texas Fan
Member since Dec 2009
2224 posts

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quote:

Most newer revolvers have a small locking mechanism by the hammer to disable it with a small tool.


Kind of ignorant when it comes to pistols so please excuise my ignorance but why would you do this?






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VetteGuy
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Mandeville
Member since Feb 2008
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re: 2 new wheel guns


Yep. On GB they are $700-$800





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ZacAttack
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The Land Mass
Member since Oct 2012
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The 66 s&w is built on a smaller frame than the 686





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REB BEER
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The South
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Gotcha.

It's a sweet shooting lil revolver that I can carry around in my back pocket.






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