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  1. New to this forum- A Warm Howdy to y'all

    New Members Introduction
    Hope to pick up and share helful hints about my re-acquired love for the snubby model 36. I joined Michael deBethencourts' group "I'mWithRoscoe". Michaels book and his videos have so many helpful tactics, methods, and suggestions. He is my snubby (and wheel gun) guru. I only wish he was in...
  2. Help with Model 36 manufacture dates?

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    I've seen manufacture dates by S/N in forums but still a little confusing for me. Hoping someone can help... I have a .38SPCL (Model 36) with S/N 1J7xx5. I'm guessing that means 1971 but hoping someone can confirm. Mange Takk
  3. I need help with this model 36!!

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    I have a Smith and Wesson Model 36. I'm trying to figure out the year, and the value. i was tryin to sell it for 400, guy was even going to buy it, until this morning when he told me "they don't make stainless steel model 36, it was probably blued, than somebody cleared off the bluing and...
  4. 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
  5. Help Date This Model 36

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    My wife traded her 642 Airweight for this Model 36. She decided that an old blued steel gun was nicer...and I have to agree! I've checked a number of threads about the serial numbers but haven't found anything on the serial format of this particular pistol. Serial number is 3J7XX. I'd...
  6. Searching for answers for my Model 36

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    My great-grandfather was a sheriff for 12 years and before that he was one of the original highway patrol officers in South Carolina. He passed away 8 years ago and handed all his firearms to my grandfather. I few months ago my grandfather decided to give me one of my great-grandfather's guns...
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