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Eauclaire Scheels
701-8926, 715-833-1886
4710 Golf Road
Eau Claire, WI
 
Ravens Gunsmith Shop
715568431
11535 Cty Hwy Ss
Bloomer, WI
 
Buckskin Guns & Ammo
920261141
226 N Concord Ave
Watertown, WI
 
B & G Sporting
920748779
N 4502 Lakeview Rd
Markesan, WI
 
Bertrand''S Sporting Goods, Inc.
(920) 432-1296
419 N. Broadway
Green Bay, WI
 
B & Dshooting Supply
(715) 835-4867
3192 London Road
Eau Claire, WI
 
Dam Sport Shop
920296293
W6245 Park Dr
Burnett, WI
 
Gun Shop
262724562
3715 S O'Riley Rd
Darien, WI
 
45 Gun & Marine
920233454
3153 Jackson St
Oshkosh, WI
 
Anderson, William C
920667478
6983 Marsh Rd
Fremont, WI
 

Smith & Wesson 99OL

The latest offspring from the S&W-Walther alliance is a flawless performer, but it begs the question, "Just what is a DAO?"

The Smith & Wesson Model 990L is the latest variation of the Model SW99. Changes include a unique trigger mechanism and the elimination of the somewhat controversial decocker button on the top of the slide. Despite appearances to the contrary, the 990L isn't just another polymer-framed semiauto, and working with it led to an exercise in defining the characteristics and key elements of a modern double-action-only (DAO) pistol.

The Smith & Wesson Model 990L is a solid design and from indications experienced during our testing is an accurate and reliable semiauto pistol that will serve both law enforcement and civilian markets quite well.

Is it time for a new and different classification for such semiautos? For years we have classified semiautomatic pistols with terms originally used for revolvers. Single-action revolvers are simple machines to operate and understand. The shooter is required to cock the hammer prior to pulling the trigger and releasing the hammer, which is powered by the energy stored in the mainspring. That is pretty straightforward.

The traditional double-action revolver has always offered the option of single-action shooting by means of manually cocking the hammer before the trigger is pulled to fire a single round. Double-action shooting was originally called "trigger cocking" by the B...

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