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  1. Help Dating 38 Special Mod 36 Saved it from Police Buy Back

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    Hello, I just purchased a 38 Special Mod 36 that was going to be turned in at a police dept buy back...Got it for $100 I suspect its worth much more and I'm glad I saved it from a sure death. The Serial number starts with AEY39XX. It is in almost new condition...Any help dating would be awesome. :D
  2. S&W 38 special snub want to know year or model

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    I just bought this 38 spl. And i cant tell the difference between model 36 10 60 they all look so much alike the picture isn't much help sorry but i'm on a tablet which doesn't have a regular camera only it only has the camera used for skype which is a lot harder than you would think to estimate...
  3. What ammo can I use in my inherited S&S ?

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    I have inherited my Grandfather's pistol and have read a few posts concerning what type of ammo is safe. The serial number below the grip (bottom of frame) is 514558. The barrel says 38 S&W Special Ctg. Is this the the correct location for the serial number? Any info would be appreciated.
  4. Model 60 no dash 2in .38 Spl

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    Hello, I have been trying to do some research for a long time on this pistol and I keep coming up short. I am looking to find a little about the history of this particular pistol. I am new to this forum and looking forward to having many more posts and questions. I am hoping that I could find...
  5. Smith & Wesson 38 Special

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    Here's a oldie but goodie. Asking Price is $550. Have a really nice/great condition Smith & Wesson .38 special. Wood grips. This gun looks amazing. Really well taken care of. Pics show that. 5 shots. PM me with any questions. The pistol has got to be over 15 years old. My best friends...