I have a S&W 586 that has, I believe Hogue grips on it. There is one screw at the bottom holding them on. I don't care for the sort of squishy feeling and would prefer the Pachmyr feel. Optics planet has some at reasonable prices but I'm not sure of the difference in butt type.
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February 13, 2011, 11:46 PM
Remove those grips and match your frame with the pictures.
February 13, 2011, 11:54 PM
The 586 has a 99.99% chance of being a square butt.
586 is a square butt revolver in all but the 2 1/2" barrel... what barrel length do you have?
February 14, 2011, 07:56 AM
Thanks guys. It's a six incher.
February 14, 2011, 08:01 AM
Two 6" 586s, one SB, the other RB. The RB is an after-factory modification as indicated by a well off-center serial number. Otherwise, it's indistinguishable from a factory RB. I didn't realize until after I bought the gun that it had been modified.