OK, I know there are varying opinions on this gun but when I saw the Smith and Wesson Thunder Ranch .44 in American Handgunner, I had to have one. After nearly two months of waiting, I picked it up last night.
I've not shot it yet so I can't give you range report. I can tell you that it is a beautiful gun, blued to an almost black finish. The grips are great--they fit the hand and the gun has great pointability.
Here are some pics:
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December 16, 2004, 11:57 PM
That thing looks beautiful!
December 17, 2004, 12:53 AM
What is that gawdawful blemish on the sideplate? :evil:
December 17, 2004, 01:06 AM
Good for you! I drooled over that article too.
Is it going to be mostly a safe queen or are you going to take it out to play often?
December 17, 2004, 01:27 AM
I can't afford to have guns I don't shoot! I may even carry it if I can find some leather that won't bankrupt me.
December 17, 2004, 01:29 AM
Uh, why don't you show the left side? :p
December 17, 2004, 04:42 AM
THAT THING!!!! :eek:
It's Beautiful! :)
December 17, 2004, 06:54 AM
Other than that thing on the side, it's a beauty.
Now, to see how it shoots! :)