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Eagle 1 Law Enforcement Supply Inc
4410 Craftman Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
919806515
8021 Brier Creek Parkway 100
Raleigh, NC
 
S & D Firearms
919369098
3801B Auburn Knightdale Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
South Raleigh Jewelry & Loan
919816060
3231 Avent Ferray Rd # 103
Raleigh, NC
 
Max Greene Customs
919846633
1437 Kinsdale Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Def-Tech Ltd
919859529
5 W Hargett St #401
Raleigh, NC
 
Friendship Jewelry & Loan
919212007
3110-110 Newbern Ave
Raleigh, NC
 
American Gold Exchange & Pawn
919231643
3404 Poole Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Plaza West Jewelry & Loan Inc
919859332
133 Jones Franklin Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Carolina Outdoor Sportsman Inc
919676679
9650 Strickland Rd #149
Raleigh, NC
 

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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