Knew a gun shop owner and gunsmith who has had any number of people over the years bring in family heirloom Colt SAAs and want them to re-blue it...
Those just reek of the 19th Century. Kool!
No. The RR and the Ruger do not have the same grip frame.
Question #2 - No.
Question #3 - That depends on what you call an advantage. If ballistic performance is you goal then indeed a 357 Magnum, even...
When I carried a 1911 all through my LEO career and for many years afterward. I squeezed the grip front to back with my right hand and side to...
I have always believed the "5-screw" S&Ws are superior to later versions, particularly the recent offerings with frame mounted firing pins and...
If you are going to stick with smokeless powder, 44 Special is the way to go. If you are willing to venture into the historic and wonderful world...
If you carry 147s for self defense, practicing with the same weight bullet makes eminent good sense.
I wonder how different this thread would have been if the OP had said "character" instead of "soul"?
Not trying to be snarky but if you wanted a 9mm, why did you buy a 40 S&W?
I didn't, and thank you!
Everyone on this thread apparently knows what "Classic" stands for. Interesting!
Your gun and your choices. But, unless you like the Pinto look of a white/silver grip frame and ejector rod housing, I would think a steel ejector...
Guns are lousy investments, period. Are there exceptions? Of course there are but a used 586, even in excellent condition, isn't one of them....
Every uniformed officer I've seen for the last few years has carried a Glock.
More like Internet Commandos calling magazines "clips".
Ah! Had I known we were talking about a Heritage RR I wouldn't have bothered asking.
My apologies. No offense to the OP intended.
What are we supposed to see in that out of focus picture? And what exactly does it explain?
The Remington you pictured looks to be a percussion 1858 Rem, not the 1875 cartridge model. As for the Cattleman, if by correct you are only...
I remember reading about him years ago and I'm pretty sure his bullet of choice was a lead alloy SWC. I don't remember if it was a HP or solid and...
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