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Taurus Gun Barre VT

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R&Larchery Inc.
(802) 479-9151
70 Smith Stree
Barre, VT
 
Parro''S Gun Shop & Police Supplies Inc
(802) 244-8401
95 U.S. Route 2
Waterbury, VT
 
Ron Resden Gunsmith
802238276
3545 Fellows Rd
Guildhall, VT
 
Parro''S Gun Shop & Police Supplies Inc
(802) 244-8401
95 U.S. Route 2
Waterbury, VT
 
Midstatesports Inc.
(802) 877-3776
2470 Route 7 F
Ferrisburg, VT
 
Big D''Sguns
(802) 476-6307
44 Waterman St.
East Barre, VT
 
Thepowderhorn Outdoor Sports Center
(802) 878-2865
5755 Williston Road
Williston, VT
 
R&Larchery Inc.
(802) 479-9151
70 Smith Stree
Barre, VT
 
Century Intl Arms Inc
802527125
236 Bryce Blvd
Georgia, VT
 
Mr. O''S Sporting Goods
(802) 334-5525
1670 E M
Newport, VT
 

Taurus PT740 Slim

With the right ammunition, the potent PT 740 is most likely a gun that will be carried a lot but shot little unless you are shooting masochist.

I need to make a confession. After several blissful, totally reliable months of sharing my life with Taurus' successful PT 709 Slim pistol in 9mm, I have begun to see its more buxom cousin, the still svelte PT 740 in .40 S&W. This reluctant decision has involved sacrifices--such as the loss of one to two rounds depending on the magazine employed--but admirably the bigger-bored beauty kept her weight the same as the 9mm at only 19 ounces.

However, her temperament is more spirited than her older sister's, and she is a bit harder to handle. Nevertheless, looking ahead to winter in my part of the world, which means multiple layers of clothing that can give some hollowpoint rounds fits, I'm comforted by the larger, heavier bullets the 740 can deliver.

You have to look very closely to determine if you're holding the PT 709 or the 740. Both have similar dimensions and controls, and both have carbon or stainless steel slides with fully adjustable sights and polymer frames with enhanced grips....

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