Handguns


Smith & Wesson Model 990L High Point NC

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Smith & Wesson Model 990L. You will find helpful, informative articles about Smith & Wesson Model 990L, including "Smith & Wesson 99OL". 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 High Point, NC that will answer all of your questions about Smith & Wesson Model 990L.

Archdaleammo & Arms Transfer Dealer $40.00
(336) 434-1522
10831 N. Main Street
High Point, NC
 
Southern Public Safety Equipment Co
5223 A West Markt St
Greensboro, NC
 
B & B Arms
336685901
1336 Oakland Ave
Greensboro, NC
 
Usa Pawn
336299365
3006 High Point Rd
Greensboro, NC
 
Chips Custom Gunsmithing
336498953
4022 Plainfield Rd
Sophia, NC
 
S & Genterprise
(336) 475-5325
915 Fisher Ferry St.
Thomasville, NC
 
Silver Hill Holding Co. Inc.
(336) 425-3888
1591C Brookford Ind. Rd.
Kernersville, NC
 
Greensboro Industrial Platers
336274765
725 Kenilworth St
Greensboro, NC
 
Gander Mountain #336
651325430
2223 Vanstory St
Greensboro, NC
 
Eagle Pawn & Loan Llc
336498227
118 Pointe South Dr
Randleman, NC
 

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...

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