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Old 09-14-2017, 02:18 AM
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Yes - see below highlighted and underlined portion of Model 681-5.

The two below 681 models are Performance Center models:

Model 681-4 Lew Horton Special, 3" ported barrel, 7-shot, chamfered cylinder. About 300 produced. Serial prefix LHB.

Model 681-5 Special for Camfour, 7-shot, chamfered cylinder, (drift) adjustable front sight, ported barrel, matte (glass bead) finish, product code 170172 for the 4" barrel and product code 170178 for the 3". Circa 2001.
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Yes - see below highlighted and underlined portion of Model 681-5.

The two below 681 models are Performance Center models:

Model 681-4 Lew Horton Special, 3" ported barrel, 7-shot, chamfered cylinder. About 300 produced. Serial prefix LHB.

Model 681-5 Special for Camfour, 7-shot, chamfered cylinder, adjustable rear sight, ported barrel, matte (glass bead) finish, product code 170172 for the 4" barrel and product code 170178 for the 3". Circa 2001.
Thank for the help. All my searches came up with the 3" version.
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Stupid question, if the 681-5 has an adjustable rear sight why wouldn't it just be numbered as a 686?
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Stupid question, if the 681-5 has an adjustable rear sight why wouldn't it just be numbered as a 686?
The book is actually wrong, it came wth fixed rear sight fyi.

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Here is a picture of one.
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Here is a picture of one.
There's one on the big site now. First I've seen. Don't like the price.....
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The book is actually wrong, it came wth fixed rear sight fyi.

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Re: Model 681-5 with drift adjustable front sight and a fixed rear sight.

Thanks for the correction. I corrected my previous post so as not to leave incorrect information for potential future viewers.
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Here is a picture of one.
That is awesome!

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