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Old 01-11-2017, 10:12 PM
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I must admit I have a weakness for early 4" model 29's as well as Early Combat magnums. I was offered this a couple of months ago and was proud to add it to my collection. Front to back in the last photo. Pre 29 4" 5 screw, middle Pre 29 4" 4 screw and last but not least 29 no dash 4" 4 screw. Now maybe just maybe I will find a 29-1 4" out there someday. I have not had alot of luck finding -1 guns though. ;-)


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Old 01-11-2017, 10:27 PM
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I will keep looking for a 4" 29...-1, -2...Beautiful revolver
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:29 PM
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Nice trio. My grail gun.
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:35 PM
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That is one gorgeous 5 screw .44 magnum. And the fact it's a 4" blued one makes it a grail gun for me as well.
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:37 PM
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Thank you. You passed one of my grail guns to me last year and I'm still grateful. Thanks again Bud!
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Old 01-12-2017, 09:21 AM
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Great looking 44 Magnums. There has only been one 4-inch 29-1 reported with a bright blue finish, but there may be more out there.

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Front to back in the last photo. Pre 29 4" 5 screw, middle Pre 29 4" 4 screw and last but not least 29 no dash 4" 4 screw.

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Great collection of 4"ers.

Thanks for sharing,
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Great looking .44 Magnums
Thanks for sharing. and good luck on your hunt
for the elusive 4" -1.



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Old 01-14-2017, 06:06 AM
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Great looking 44 Magnums. There has only been one 4-inch 29-1 reported with a bright blue finish, but there may be more out there.

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I had no idea. I figured they were scarce but only one reported 29-1 4 "?
I will keep my eyes open but I won't hold my breath. Thank you for the information.
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There is something about a 4" N frame. I bought a 24, 25, 27, 29, 57, 58, as well as a heavy duty and a 520. My 24 is one of the 80s gun and with a set of real stag grips is the gun I pack around most of the time. I even bought one of the new, factory engraved 29s. Just can't resist them. Shotgunner
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Very nice, Stu!
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Stunning,absolutely stunning.Do you have the presentation cases for all three?
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I must admit I have a weakness for early 4" model 29's as well as Early Combat magnums. I was offered this a couple of months ago and was proud to add it to my collection. Front to back in the last photo. Pre 29 4" 5 screw, middle Pre 29 4" 4 screw and last but not least 29 no dash 4" 4 screw. Now maybe just maybe I will find a 29-1 4" out there someday. I have not had alot of luck finding -1 guns though. ;-)


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See my post of S227230,as DOC44 mentioned, the one known blue 3 screw 29-1 wearing a 4 inch barrel. Didn't want to post pics of it here and hijack your thread of great looking 4 inch 44 Magnums.
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Stunning,absolutely stunning.Do you have the presentation cases for all three?
No sir . Just the one black/ blue case for the five screw. It did not come with the case. I bought it from a fellow forum member.
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Go for it Chuck. I'd love to see it again!
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Go for it Chuck. I'd love to see it again! But I did not realize there was only one reported to exist!
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I saw a 5" 29-1 with gold dot front sight and proud pins recently....blew me away.
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