View Single Post
Old 09-06-2021, 06:23 PM
Hondo44 Hondo44 is offline
SWCA Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: California
Posts: 18,210
Likes: 10,469
Liked 18,889 Times in 7,859 Posts

Great find and very nice gun.

A little too new to be a Post War Transitional Model though. Those were "6 screw" guns counting the leaf spring tension screw and all had the 1/2 round sight.

Originally Posted by gmarshall99 View Post
Looks like gun in upper right corner of photo on page 144
Your .32 Hand Ejector 5 screw does look like the gun at the upper right of the photo because that's what it is, and notice it's labeled "Post-war Late Improved I-frame" with a ramped front sight and barrel rib. The 2nd gun on the left in the photo is a Transitional Model, notice the half round sight. It's happens to be a .32 Regulations Police version hence has square butt stocks. But the .32 Hand Ejector Transitional model is the same except for stocks.

The bottom gun on the left is the .32 Hand ejector Early Improved I-frame 5 screw and still has the half round sight.
S&WCA #819
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Like Post: