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Shakespeare Theatre Inc
202547323
450 7Th St Nw
Washington, DC
 
Aaa Police Supply
781326884
940 Providence Hwy
Dedham, MA
 
Greg Derr Precision Arms
781834322
879B Old Main Street Ext
Marshfield, MA
 
K S Supply Co
202462357
2800 Woodley Rd Nw #317
Washington, DC
 
Cs Exchange Ltd
1213 Good Hope Rd Se 2Nd Floor
Washington, DC
 
Sugarmann, Joshua Alan
202822820
1730 Rhode Island Ave Nw #1014
Washington, DC
 
Firearms And Explosives Services Division
202648716
99 New York Avenue,Ne,Room 6S144
Washington, DC
 
Arena Stage
202554906
Sixth St & Maine Ave Sw
Washington, DC
 
Capitol Management Services
703465478
1655 N Fort Myer Dr Ste 700
Arlington, VA
 
Pae-Hsc
703243646
1601 N Kent St Ste 900
Arlington, VA
 

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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