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Badgerguns & Ammo
(414) 383-0885
2339 South 43rd Street West
Milwaukee, WI
 
Shooters'' Shop
(414) 347-7044
2465 S 84th Street W
Milwaukee, WI
 
Somarenterprises
(262) 679-1460
W191 S 7691 Racine Ave
Muskego, WI
 
Schuldt, Charles E
262246980
N64 W24801 Main St #102
Sussex, WI
 
Theshooters Sports Center Inc.
(262) 681-1040
4900 6 Mile Road
Racine, WI
 
The Shooters Shop
(414) 327-7044
2465 S
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jay''Ssports
(414) 251-0550
N88 W15263 Main St.
Menomonee Falls, WI
 
Fletcherarms1
(414) 549-4488
1441 A East Main Street
Waukesha, WI
 
Specialty Arms Corporation
W212 N11286 Meeker Hill Lane,Suite 102
Germantown, WI
 
Gunsupply Of Racine
(262) 639-2697
5417 Douglas Avenue
Racine, 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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