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Who made the first stainless revolver?

Discussion in 'Handguns: Revolvers' started by BigBlock, Aug 7, 2008.

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  1. BigBlock

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    I'm just curious about this. Who came out with the first all stainless revolver, and what was it?
     
  2. luft97

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    Smith & Wesson Model 60?
     
  3. Shade00

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    I believe it was the S&W Model 60, introduced in 1965.
     
  4. rcmodel

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    That would be correct.

    It's hard to think of too many things revolver related that S&W didn't do first!

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  5. BigBlock

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    Except for double action, top straps, swing out cylinders, and big bores. :neener:
     
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    And a really sturdy .44 Magnum.
     
  7. Srigs

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    It looks like this. My Model 60 no dash.

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  8. BigBlock

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    That's purdey...do you know what year it is?
     
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    1968 my birthday gun.
     
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