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Gunslinger
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Rt 2 Box 399 Old Beckley Hwy
Princeton, WV
 
Dehart'S Guns & Supplies
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3722 Wesendonck Rd
Bland, VA
 
Paps Sport Shop
304847255
115 S Main St
Webster Springs, WV
 
Halls Supplies
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111 Conaway Dr
Elkins, WV
 
Cadle, Arthur D
304965997
Rt 5 Box 260
Charleston, WV
 
Cm Sporting Goods
304325770
2061 Coal Heritage Hwy
Brush Fork, WV
 
Midway Guns
304457372
Rt 2 Box 107
Belington, WV
 
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304622195
550 Emily Dr
Clarksburg, WV
 
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Buckhannon, WV
 
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Renick, WV
 

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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