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I laid away a model 15-2 snubby today.It had some **** grips on it.but it did have tyler t-grip on it.hardly any blue wear on it.ssn is K732xxx.it was $485
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Wait until you carry it a while. Just about the smallest thing you can call a real gun. J frames are OK, too, for some people, but the 2" 15, in a world of compromises, doesn't give up much.

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Old 06-16-2011, 04:07 PM
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I was happy to find it.the guy said it just came in this morning.I have been wanting one for years.
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sw44spl,

cooooooooooooooool

Here's a nickel 15 with a set of Sile's grips on it.Took the Pac's rubber finger grove square to round but grips of. This thing carries very well and shoots very very well and oh so smoooooooth. Those Sile's made a big difference. This was Xmas gift a few years ago from the "woman of the house"(wife)
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that is sweet I love them grips.thanks for offering to send them to me.just kidding.the 15-2 I laid away has some aftermarket blk pearl grips. but I finally got a tyler t-grip. yeah!
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Don't they always come in multiples?
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I laid away a model 15-2 snubby today.It had some **** grips on it.but it did have tyler t-grip on it.hardly any blue wear on it.ssn is K732xxx.it was $485
Sell the t-Grip and recoup half your cost.
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I got this one from one of the members. I like it.
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nice holster
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I have a snub M15 that has had Parkerizing and hard chrome done to it.
The price was good though and the the two-tone look grew on me.
It's a great shooter and goes to the range almost every trip I make.
It feels better to me than my short M19 and M66.

If I could find a nickeled one at a reasonable price I'd grab it in a second.
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Beautiful gun. Ok, so here's my question -- and no, I'm not trying to hijack this thread. Why do you suppose that Smith made its 15 snubs square butt while the 19 snubs are mostly round butt? And why are the 15s 2" whereas the 19s generally are 2 1/2"?
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Hey sw44spl,

I have a 2" model 15 that is serial number K732412! Hows that for close?
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Beautiful gun. Ok, so here's my question -- and no, I'm not trying to hijack this thread. Why do you suppose that Smith made its 15 snubs square butt while the 19 snubs are mostly round butt? And why are the 15s 2" whereas the 19s generally are 2 1/2"?
I am contemplating on making a 1 7/8 md 15 round butt. I don't know why Smith never made it.
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that is sweet I love them grips.thanks for offering to send them to me.just kidding.the 15-2 I laid away has some aftermarket blk pearl grips. but I finally got a tyler t-grip. yeah!
If those black pearls are Jay Scott or similar quality I would offer to buy them from you. I like those; slightly tacky, yet refined.
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hey LC92 it is 323 off from mine,and6gunsonly they are the jay scott grips with the wood backing.the gun is still on layaway I dont have it yet.but you can get the grips.
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I will send you a PM and you can let me know when you have the gun in hand. Thanks!
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Old 06-20-2011, 11:39 PM
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BTW, I need a 2" 15 to go with the -3 / 4" one I picked up at the B'ham show a couple of months ago.
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