My local gun shop has one of those sitting on the shelves right now. It's a nice piece, and not real pricey used.
January 29, 2008, 02:38 PM
What are the DAO triggers like on these Smiths? Smooth? Heavy?
January 29, 2008, 03:11 PM
I'd heard that the DAO Smiths were "precocked" and tended to be about 2-3 pounds lighter than the traditional Double Action triggers. Heavier than a Glock or an XD, but on par with a good revolver.
January 29, 2008, 06:43 PM
I have a 4063 (?) as my bedside gun. It's an excellent DAO trigger if one has the action polished--or you shoot it a lot.
January 29, 2008, 06:58 PM
S&W DAOs do indeed have sweet triggers, with a shorter stroke than the DA first shot of the traditional DA versions. My 3953 is with a dear friend, who can keep it as long as she needs it. I would not trust her life to less than the best, and that little gun has always been 100% reliable.
January 30, 2008, 12:32 AM
i have one (3953) it is one of the best guns ive ever owned...
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