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Hawkeye
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« on: March 15, 2019, 02:40:53 AM »

While not a concealed carry gun my the Department of Correction sold all of their S&W Model 19's. I was able to have one put aside for me. I got a somewhat used but still in good shape .357 pistol for just $100. Any day you get to buy another gun is a good day.
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« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2019, 03:03:43 AM »

While not a concealed carry gun my the Department of Correction sold all of their S&W Model 19's. I was able to have one put aside for me. I got a somewhat used but still in good shape .357 pistol for just $100. Any day you get to buy another gun is a good day.

Great gun.   A real classic.   Actually was my first handgun and I still have it.  Not something you will be carrying around concealed but still fun at the range and a @@@@ nice home defense piece. Works every time.  Never jams
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« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2019, 05:52:30 AM »

K-frames are wonderful revolvers. I have a Model 64. Sometimes I wish it were chambered for .357, but mostly I don't miss it too much.

Nice find on your Model 19. Sounds like you made off with a heck of a bargain.
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2019, 11:48:59 AM »

Large gun, but not any larger for carry than a 1911 or similar.  I have a Colt Trooper MK III that I bought on the 60's, nice gun.  The only one that my wife likes.
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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2019, 02:18:28 PM »

Hey, let's see a picture. Here's the Model 64.

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« Reply #5 on: March 16, 2019, 04:50:42 AM »

Ahhhh.....makes an aging gun geek wax nostalgic for good old blued steel, nice wood and the scent of Hoppes #9.
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