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Old 04-30-2018, 09:24 PM
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Can anyone comment on the merits of owning and shooting the model 67, especially current production ones?

Do the current production Model 67 have one, two or three piece barrels?

I am thinking about one of these over a 686 because I like the size of the K-frame and rarely shoot magnums.
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Old 04-30-2018, 10:24 PM
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Default K-frames are a joy to shoot!

No two ways about it. I have model 67 as well as several model 15s. They are not for sale. I would say that anyone that does not have one should. They are drying up and going up in price. The pre lock ones that is. I have no experience with the current production K frames. Not really looking to either.
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My 67-6 has the lock and has a one-piece barrel and came with a set of Crimson Trace round-to-square butt conversion grips.
As I understand it the two piece barrel started with the 67-7.
IMO, mine is just as good as my 15-5 with the advantage of being stainless steel.
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Mine is a -3 LEO trade-in.
After cleaning and tuning, it's my field pistol silhouette gun.
I use a +P 160 grain handload in it.
Very accurate out to 100 yards.
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I have a -5 with a 1 piece barrel but everything else purists hate. Bought brand new, sent it off to Frank Glenn and just asked him to make it right which he did as the action/accuracy is phenomenal. I added a set of Culina combats and this revolver is one of my absolute favorites.


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