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  1. Model 10-5 4" barrel date check

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    Hi fellas first post here, I just bought this sweet 4 inch Model 10-5 at a Premier show. In my book it's a solid "Good" condition, though in reality it's more like a Fine. It pretty much hits my perfect ratio of EDC wear and tear + out-of-the-factory beauty, a combination that I love seeing at...
  2. Hello, I'm looking for a book.

    S&W Revolvers 1857 to 1945
    hipnp Is there a repair book for the Smith & Wesson top break revolvers that anyone has written???? Thanks nugfaong David
  3. Help with Model 1 serial number question/clairfication

    S&W Revolvers 1857 to 1945
    Hello All - this is my first post to the forum and I'm also just a few days into owning my first S&W. I believe I have a Model 1, 3rd Issue here. My question is related to the serial number - 132448. Many of the references on the Model 1, 3rd Issue indicate that there were only 131,163...
  4. Serial Numbers

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    Can anyone help identify the year of manufacture and any significant details concerning two revolvers? Serial numbers are N65231* and N75527*. Thanks for your help. I am new to this forum and will soon be a new Smith owner - after I figure out what revolver I am buying.
  5. can anyone help me id this and date it

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    New to forum, hoping to figure this out. I just came into possession of what I think is a model 10. I'd really appreciate if someone can confirm this and hopefully give me an idea of manufacture date. 2 in barrel, six shot, round grip, 38 special, serial is S 839xxx.
  6. 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...
  7. .44 S&W Special CTG Identification Help

    S&W Revolvers 1857 to 1945
    Hey Guys, I just came across this forum today and I hope you guys can help me. My uncle has a 44 Smith & Wesson Special CTG that he got from his uncle 60+ years ago. He does not know anything about it and is at the age that he would no idea on how to find that out. I am trying to help him...
  8. S & W Model 66-5

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    I just purchased a model 66-5 and would like to find out some more information about it. The serial number is CER8979. As far as I can tell it is a 2000 or 01. It came in the box with all the papers, and test-fire bullet (unopened) It has the 6" barrel. Can I tell for sure what year / date...
  9. Any information?

    S&W Revolvers 1945 to Present
    Purchased a model 19-3 from a FBI agent. He used it in an ankle holster until he went to auto. It has the original grip and is in great condition. The serial number is 1K51867. Does anyone know anything about this gun? History, Worth? thanks