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Newington Gun Exchange
(860)667-2658/(860)666-5881
210 Market Square
Newington, CT
 
Hoffman`s Gun Center
(860) 666-8827
2585 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
 
Joseph`s Gun Dealers Inc
(860) 223-3013
363 South Main Street
New Britain, CT
 
Galazan Guns
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Nutmeg Sports
(860) 633-2445
1131-0 Tolland Turnpike#145
Manchester, CT
 
Newington Gun Exchange
(860) 667-2658
210 Market Square
Newington, CT
 
Hoffman''S Gun Center
(860) 666-8827
2585 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
 
Wilkes, David M
860832871
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Cote Guns
(860) 675-1155
45 Main Street
Farmington, CT
 
Connecticut Shotgun Manufacturing Co
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 

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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