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Bobcat Arms & Tack
541389127
60540 Bobcat Rd
Bend, OR
 
Ghost Warrior Specialties
541383234
61341 King Solomon Ct
Bend, OR
 
High Desert Shooters Supply
541389691
20985 Knott Rd
Bend, OR
 
Nosler, Inc
541382392
107 Sw Columbia St
Bend, OR
 
Shooters Pro Shop
107 Sw Columbia St
Bend, OR
 
Tamminga, Ronald L
22570 Rickard Rd
Bend, OR
 
Keith Kearcher Llc
541617929
60232 Ridgeview Dr E
Bend, OR
 
Heinz, Nicholas Walter
541382407
60250 Hanes Road
Bend, OR
 
Central Oregon Firearms
541382302
205 Se Taft Ave
Bend, OR
 
Elf Enterprises
541390413
19032 Shoshone Rd
Bend, OR
 

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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