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Who here carries a snub nose?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by easysteve, Jan 8, 2010.

  1. easysteve

    easysteve Salem, Oregon Member

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    Just curious how many carry a snubby and which kind? I've been looking at the M&P Model 360, LCR and other smith and Wesson's. Any kind of input would be great.
     
  2. Throckmorton

    Throckmorton Florence,Ore ah gone Well-Known Member

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    I have an Airweight , .38. very lightweight,easy to pocket carry.Heavy DA trigger,would like to ge a trigger job when funds allow.Shrouded hammer so can go single action if I want,single action trigger very crisp.
     
  3. curtismann

    curtismann Silverton Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    Model 37 flat latch, 125 gr. Federal Nyclad .38 special, or Model 19, 125 Rem Golden Sabres when I'm feeling a little more magnum.:D
     
  4. spider

    spider Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    I now carry a 2inch 5 shot 45acp/45lc Taurus 450 with a crimson trace laser grip, I feel really comfortable with it and love the moonclip conversion on it.
     
  5. Box13

    Box13 Beavercreek Member

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    I carry a colt detective special quite often.6 shots of hpxtps and one of the nicest triggers I have on any gun.3rd gen I think with a shroud but not the vent rib barrel like a python.I have a small private range close to me and have shot many rounds through this gun.I can generally hit a 6" peice of steel at 35yrds with either hand 5 out of 6 times.At 25 yrds I can do it 6 out of 6 most of the time...I love my snubnose...Robin
     
  6. badclam

    badclam willapa bay Sunny SW WA Active Member

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    A ruger sp 101 with no hammer as a backup.:thumbup:
     
  7. Yankeefan

    Yankeefan Southern Oregon Member

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    Tagged for interest. I have been trying to decided between the LCR and the SP101.
     
  8. swoop

    swoop Milwaukie, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Sp-101 for 15 yrs. nice carry, but into auto loaders lately.
     
  9. mpmax

    mpmax Woodburn Active Member

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    Smith Model 38 airweight.
     
  10. Shootshellz

    Shootshellz Edmonds Member

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    S&W Model 60.
     
  11. crabman21

    crabman21 Wilsonville,Ore Member

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    Smith and Wesson model 60 357 mag with crimson trace laser.:thumbup:
     
  12. Omar73

    Omar73 Mount Vernon, WA New Member

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    Just got a Ruger LCR. Nice, light and easy to conceal.
     
  13. packed

    packed Molalla Member

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    For me its a bobbed hammer, 2.25" SP-101. I have to fight my wife to get to see it at all, but maybe its time for another...
     
  14. Muddman

    Muddman Aloha Member

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    Wifes, S&W 637 Airweight 38 with Crimson Trace.
     
  15. RobertJ.

    RobertJ. Seaside, OR Member

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    I carry either a 2.5" S&W Mod.19, in a Galco Speedmaster holster, or a 2" Mod. 36, in the same style holster.
     
  16. SWCR

    SWCR Sedro-Woolley, WA Member

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    After carrying a stainless Colt Combat Commander for several years I switched to a 3" S&W M60 .357 about ten years ago. I much prefer the M60 for daily carry.

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    Eugene
     
  17. never2many

    never2many halsey Member

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    s&w model 60 .357
     
  18. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Just acquired a S&W 649 in .357. I carry it in an Uncle Mikes Kydex when I'm not packin the CBOB. Now the wife doesn't have to share her 642 Airweight!
     
  19. easysteve

    easysteve Salem, Oregon Member

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    Thx for all the replies. Lately I've been really looking into a snubby for carry and these give me a lot of ideas.
     
  20. hightower

    hightower spokane Member

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    okay i'll be the odd duck. i carry a taurus 85 stainless bobbed hammer (20 some odd ounces) with an uncle mikes? overmold grip(big/wide grip). carry appendix in a cheap'o uncle mikes iwb holster. I've tried a bunch of other gun/holster combos and i'll be danged if it isn't the most comfortable. i do get a new holster roughly once every 6 months though