Handguns


Smith & Wesson Model 686SSR Dublin GA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Smith & Wesson Model 686SSR. You will find helpful, informative articles about Smith & Wesson Model 686SSR, including "Smith & Wesson 686SSR". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Dublin, GA that will answer all of your questions about Smith & Wesson Model 686SSR.

South Forty Machine
478274128
1340 Mclendon Rd
Dublin, GA
 
Coyt'S Gun Shop
478275318
651 Parker Dairy Rd
Dublin, GA
 
Shamrock Pawn Inc
1501 B Rice Ave
Dublin, GA
 
R & J Pawn'S
478275900
709 North Jefferson St
Dublin, GA
 
Bridges, John D
478272478
546 James Deal Rd
East Dublin, GA
 
Lane, Forrest J Jr
478676233
615 Hatchee Ridge Rd
Dublin, GA
 
Benjamin Customs
478274116
1002 Honeysuckle Rd
Dublin, GA
 
Dublin Hunting & Fishing
478272832
1099 N Jefferson St
Dublin, GA
 
Reece'S
478272924
334 Central Dr
E Dublin, GA
 
Oconee Bait & Tackle Shop
478272355
754 Central Dr
Dublin, GA
 

Smith & Wesson 686SSR

While I am often accused of being a dinosaur, I am proud to be one of an ever-shrinking group of handgunners: a revolver fan. To my way of thinking, the handgun hasn’t been invented yet that can equal the ergonomics, ease of use, reliability and shootability of a fine, medium-frame, double-action revolver. And of the breed, none is finer or more famous than those produced by Smith & Wesson.

In 1935 S&W introduced what was to prove the most effective law enforcement handgun cartridge ever: the .357 S&W Magnum. Early .357 revolvers were based on S&W’s large N frame, and they were rather large, heavy and expensive. Requests for a lighter magnum revolver were answered in 1955 with the .357 Combat Magnum (Model 19), a K-frame revolver with a heavy barrel and an ejector rod shroud to provide recoil-dampening weight.

This was followed by the stainless steel Model 66, which was an instant hit with civilian shooters and police. But there was a downside. When fed a steady diet of magnum ammo, these K-frame revolvers sometimes shot themselves loose or went out of time. To rectify this problem, in 1981 S&W introduced the slightly larger and stronger L frame, which was capable of digesting an unlimited diet of magnum ammo. The blue Model 586 and stainless steel Model 686 provided an excellent compromise of weight, power and performance....

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handguns Magazine