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Lott Companies Inc
601355475
314 W Fortification St
Jackson, MS
 
Jackson Police Pistol Range
(601) 960-1234
138 E Mcdowell Road
Jackson, MS
 
Mississippi Serum Dist Inc
601372843
165 Willington
Jackson, MS
 
Dj'S Silver Mine Inc
601982118
4631 I 55 N
Jackson, MS
 
Academy #99
601572366
1187 E County Line Rd
Jackson, MS
 
Discount Hunting & Fishing
5497 Lakeland Dr
Flowood, MS
 
Terry Road Pawn Shop
601352525
1425 Terry Rd
Jackson, MS
 
Discount Pawn & Jewelry Corp
601923899
3770 Hwy 80 W
Jackson, MS
 
Big Daddy'S Scrap Gold Ex & Fine Jewelry Inc
601981729
4463 N State St
Jackson, MS
 
Ruffin Arms
601939829
450 Hwy 49 S
Richland, MS
 

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....

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