My mother asked me to find ammo for an old revolver she got from my great grandfather and had stashed in an antique armoire. I have browsed the forums and believe what she has is a circa 1900, .32 caliber lemon squeezer. Before putting a round through it, I will have it checked by a local...
I recently purchased a S&W .32 “Lemon Squeezer” small frame 5 shot revolver with a recessed hammer. It is black and the serial number is printed on the bottom of the grip. The serial number is 222937. I have been unable to determine the date of manufacture, I tried the Smith and Wesson...
I recently purchased a first model 32 S&W Safety Hammerless and noticed that the firing pin would fall back onto the hammer and jam as the trigger was pulled. It seems as though there is no firing pin spring. My question is, if I can find a spring, how does it hold the firing pin in place so...
Let me first of say hello. I recently acquired a revolver at a storage locker auction and wanted to learn more. I have been reading and found this site to be the most helpful so far. Sound like a bunch of knowledgeable and helpful people.
I am looking for more information- things like date...
New in original box.
S&W .32 New Departure Lemon Squeezer.
Appears to be drawer kept it's whole life. It's been in my safe 25+ years.
$700.00 or interesting trades.
I like big bore S&W revolvers. Everything 357, 44mag, 45, 460, 500 What ya got.
I have inherited an old nickel finish .38 top break, hammerless 5-shot revolver the only markings other than barrel and grips(black) were butt and cylinder
# 2275xx just curious about the piece thanks
Barrel markings were Springfield mass and caliber