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Cruse Uniforms & Equipment, Inc
501223277
1201 John Barrow Rd
Little Rock, AR
 
Southern Trading & Loan Co Inc
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8316 W Markham
Little Rock, AR
 
Pawnderosa Pawn Shop Inc
501568729
6416 Colonel Glenn Rd
Little Rock, AR
 
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501568266
2201 Ridge Park Drive
Little Rock, AR
 
X-Ring Enterprises, Inc
501772662
25724 Kanis Rd
Little Rock, AR
 
Braswell & Son
501228729
8601 West Markham
Little Rock, AR
 
Alternative Investments
501666289
# 5 St Vincent Circle St 501
Little Rock, AR
 
Dave'S Gun Shop
501562747
2908 S University
Little Rock, AR
 
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Gunners Mate, The
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6100 Evergreen Dr
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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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