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Old 07-11-2017, 11:48 AM
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That's 3", 5" and 7" barrel lengths...



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Nice. I see what you did there.
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Old 07-11-2017, 06:30 PM
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Nice. I see what you did there.
Yeah, kinda catchy, ain't it??
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Old 07-13-2017, 04:44 PM
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That's 3", 5" and 7" barrel lengths...



Nice! I have 4", 5", & 6". 4" is a 586 though. It was the start of the L's. Bob
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Got the 3" and 5". Haven't come across the 7" yet. The 5" balances great!
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Old 07-13-2017, 05:34 PM
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My 6" is a little long for me, but there's no problems with it. It's a great range shooter and would be good for hunting.
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Old 07-13-2017, 09:33 PM
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Smithnut, nice revolvers and nice photography as usual! What photo sharing service do you use. I am a Photobucket refugee.
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I didn't know the -4 came in these barrel lengths. I have two -4+ models, and 2.5 and a 4 inch. I love all the L frames.
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I have a-4 in 4 ". Love it
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Old 07-14-2017, 03:58 PM
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I've had a Fototime account for about 8-10 years...
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LOL.... I've only got 586s in S&W 446 and stainless in 44


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Old 07-14-2017, 09:22 PM
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I didn't know the -4 came in these barrel lengths. I have two -4+ models, and 2.5 and a 4 inch. I love all the L frames.
The three inch -4 is totally factory.... The other two were project guns, taking later barrels and transplanting them on -4 guns.....

Both the 5" and 7" sport non-factory grips, sights and finishes....

These are examples of what the factory should have made....
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Having a 586L comp I thought I better have a stainless to keep it company and bought a Talo version to keep it company. I am in love with both these 3" firearms and now carry one of the two regularly at work as an instructor/RSO. I gets a lot of comments about being "old school", then I just reach into my top front shirt pocket and pull out my one one round. (a visual that will go over most here under 50 years old)


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