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Old 05-29-2013, 08:06 AM
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Never knew how sweet the I frame was until I picked up a pre-60 mod 30.

It's just right sized for pocket carry!
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Old 05-29-2013, 08:39 AM
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Yep. I have a 4" 32 S&W long. Love it. Could carry, I guess but I have a 44 snubby which is much better
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Old 05-29-2013, 01:27 PM
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How about an I frame with a short cylinder in 9mm?
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Old 09-16-2013, 05:26 AM
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How about an I frame with a short cylinder in 9mm?
My thoughts exactly.

But not in any aluminum alloy frame! Keep it steel alloy of some sort. (stainless included)
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:59 AM
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I have a few I frames but find that the small trigger guard is a bit too small for me. Nice gun and conceals real easy, but the trigger guard and the small grip frame are the spoilers for me to actually carry one as a SD gun. I have recently carried one (just temporarily) while my EDC M60-7 was at the Grip Makers to have a set of Ivory's made and I was a bit concerned about the small trigger guard while carrying it. It was my Dad's and that contributed to the reason why I chose that one to use, but now I think I should have selected another gun as a stand in. Thankfully it was not called into service.
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Old 10-16-2013, 11:55 AM
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Yep. I have a 4" 32 S&W long. Love it.
Would an I-frame be able to handle .32 H&R magnum? How many rounds would it hold?

Were I-frames ever offered in Bodyguard or Centennial configurations?
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Old 10-16-2013, 11:58 AM
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A 32cal I frame with a flat spring would be awesome!

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Old 10-16-2013, 01:11 PM
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Just like a "j and a half" frame revolver (either a 6-shot 38 or a 5-shot 44 spl), a new i-frame will never be more than just a dream no matter how much sense it might make.
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Old 10-16-2013, 05:23 PM
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How about an I frame with a short cylinder in 9mm?
I would go for one of those.
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Old 10-16-2013, 09:23 PM
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Here's another vote to bring it back.
S&W could offer it in so many iterations for today's concealed carry market.
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The original I frames would probably not stand up well to .32 Mag's but with the heat treating they can do today, I would say they could probably do it.

I would think no more than a 5 round capacity for a .32 Magnum.
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