Smith & Wesson Forum

Go Back   Smith & Wesson Forum > >


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-27-2014, 06:03 PM
caupwhiting caupwhiting is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: United States of America
Posts: 3
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default New guy from Utah

New guy to the forum. I own about a dozen guns, most of which belonged to my father. Several Winchester model 12's, a model 70 with peep sights, a few hand guns, and a model 12-2 S&W 38, and a S&W Model 1000 20ga shotgun (never fired).

I am trying to find information on the age of the 12-2, and read some posts that there is no S&W Serial # database. Here is the serial number, D766832 which is printed on the box. This gun was given to my father by an old friend. I assume it has been fired, but it has been stored for a very, very long time. Would appreciate it if someone could tell me when this gun was manufactured. It is a 6 shot.

Last edited by caupwhiting; 11-28-2014 at 03:31 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-27-2014, 11:49 PM
CIsland CIsland is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: NW Ohio
Posts: 8,643
Likes: 205
Liked 655 Times in 560 Posts
Default

Welcome from Ohio!!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-28-2014, 12:05 AM
loveaffair#686 loveaffair#686 is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Illinois
Posts: 66
Likes: 1,619
Liked 124 Times in 26 Posts
Default

Hey there, welcome from another new member...and Happy Thanksgiving!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-28-2014, 02:36 AM
srings's Avatar
srings srings is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Dayton, OH
Posts: 2,547
Likes: 138
Liked 222 Times in 212 Posts
Default

Howdy from Ohio...good to have you in the house!
__________________
M&P FS 9mm
M&P Shield 9mm
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-28-2014, 02:38 AM
VPNAVY's Avatar
VPNAVY VPNAVY is offline
US Veteran
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: May 2012
Location: PA - FL
Posts: 4,925
Likes: 1,049
Liked 464 Times in 371 Posts
Default

Welcome aboard from the great state of Pennsylvania!
__________________
.:God Bless America:.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 11-28-2014, 10:12 AM
S&W Oldtimer's Avatar
S&W Oldtimer S&W Oldtimer is online now
SWCA Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: SW VA
Posts: 14,956
Likes: 3,337
Liked 961 Times in 802 Posts
Default

Welcome from Va.
__________________
Roger
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 11-28-2014, 12:36 PM
MOONDAWG's Avatar
MOONDAWG MOONDAWG is offline
US Veteran
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: REPUBLIC OF WEST FLORIDA
Posts: 15,135
Likes: 2,305
Liked 3,212 Times in 1,544 Posts
Default

Welcome aboard from Florida the "GunShine"state.

State of "1 MILLION 150 THOUSAND" Concealed Carry Licenses and counting!
__________________
NULLI SECUNDUS
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 11-28-2014, 12:52 PM
MSG Glenn MSG Glenn is offline
US Veteran
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 5,089
Likes: 203
Liked 651 Times in 589 Posts
Default

Welcome from Wisconsin!

According to Wikipedia it seems the Model 12 Airweight was produced in 1957 & the 12-2 was the 1962 updated version with the front sight changed from 1/10" to 1/8".

The Air Force M13 version had an aluminum cylinder & a 2" barrel but was withdrawn from service after many failures.
__________________
Former USN, Retired US Army
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 11-28-2014, 03:11 PM
gdnagle gdnagle is offline
US Veteran
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Charles Town, WV
Posts: 4,148
Likes: 959
Liked 1,896 Times in 1,118 Posts
Default

And a warm from “wild and wonderful “ West Virginia at least that’s what they tell us.
__________________
Psalm 23:4
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 11-28-2014, 04:42 PM
snubbyfan's Avatar
snubbyfan snubbyfan is online now
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: WVa East Panhandle
Posts: 23,280
Likes: 61,618
Liked 63,377 Times in 14,652 Posts
Default

Welcome from the panhandle of West Virginia.
__________________
Keep on Chooglin'
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 11-28-2014, 04:45 PM
tekarra tekarra is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 4,090
Likes: 108
Liked 502 Times in 410 Posts
Default

Welcome aboard.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 11-28-2014, 06:42 PM
mustangman's Avatar
mustangman mustangman is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: La Grange, TX
Posts: 2,722
Likes: 1,167
Liked 563 Times in 373 Posts
Default

Welcome from Texas!
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 12-09-2014, 10:33 PM
pawncop pawncop is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: TEXAS
Posts: 17,153
Likes: 1,955
Liked 2,733 Times in 1,343 Posts
Default

Welcome from Texas caupwhiting. Great forum for all things S&W, have fun, learn lots, share what you know.
__________________
I am a sheep dog!
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 12-14-2014, 09:23 AM
fyimo's Avatar
fyimo fyimo is offline
Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 18,602
Likes: 5,811
Liked 5,472 Times in 1,905 Posts
Talking

Welcome to the forum from Arkansas
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 12-18-2014, 09:30 PM
islamoradamark islamoradamark is offline
SWCA Member
New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah New guy from Utah  
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: florida
Posts: 5,340
Likes: 2,463
Liked 1,740 Times in 1,174 Posts
Default

welcome from south florida
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Utah LEO/ Utah attorneys: Please step inside.... rojodiablo The Lounge 5 06-09-2014 10:34 PM
Hello from Utah Ceicei New Members Introduction 18 02-04-2013 04:06 PM
Hi from Utah craigar New Members Introduction 14 01-08-2013 09:24 PM
Also from Utah Colonel Sanders New Members Introduction 14 01-08-2013 09:42 AM
Utah CCW thndrchiken Concealed Carry & Self Defense 10 06-22-2011 01:23 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
smith-wessonforum.com tested by Norton Internet Security smith-wessonforum.com tested by McAfee Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:09 PM.


S-W Forum, LLC 2000-2018
Smith-WessonForum.com is not affiliated with Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC)