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Mc Sports
(608) 277-5840
4546 Vero
Madison, WI
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
608241276
350 E Town Mall
Madison, WI
 
Bills House Of Fine Guns
608846167
325 Yorktown Rd
De Forest, WI
 
Gander Mountain #113
651325452
6199 Metro Dr
De Forest, WI
 
Pt Firearms Pete Kraemer Or Tim Will Dealer Transfer
(608) 798-0880
45 Glaciers Edge Square
Cross Plains, WI
 
Rusk Gunshop
(608) 274-8740
6904 Watts Road
Madison, WI
 
Ictgunshop
(608) 873-0648
4028 Rutland Dunn Townline Rd.
Oregon, WI
 
Wilderness Fierarms
608825887
2740 Books Ridge Dr
Sun Prairie, WI
 
Kilian, Timothy G.
(608) 825-6953
520 Wilson Street
Sun Prairie, WI
 
The Ammo Box Llc
608837840
1110 N Bristol Street
Sun Prairie, 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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