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S&W mod 29 4"

Discussion in 'Sold' started by Caleb C, Apr 28, 2016.

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  1. Caleb C

    Caleb C Distinguished Poster

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    I'm looking for a S&W mod 29 with a 4" barrel. It must be blued but the condition of the finish isn't critical. An older gun would be preferable but something newer would also suffice.

    I can trade, partial trade, or pay cash. I might have a good shooter that you need to sweeten the deal.
     
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  3. Caleb C

    Caleb C Distinguished Poster

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    You'd think there would be more of these available. They've been in production since the 50s. I guess when people get them they don't let them go.
     
  4. patchz

    patchz Court Jester

    Unless they have a bout of stupid attack them, like I did when I sold my 6 1/2". :(
     
  5. Trashy

    Trashy Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    CalebC, it's true about the 29 being in production since the 50's, but the 4" are harder to come by.
     
  6. maxhush

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    For a very long time people preferred the 6" and 8 3/8" barrels due to less muzzle blast and many folks figured if they were going with a .44 magnum, they were going to get all the velocity out of it that they could. 4" bbl Model 29s weren't all that popular until the more recent years of production. And, Dirty Harrys' wasn't a 4". :D
     
  7. oO_Rogue_Oo

    oO_Rogue_Oo Distinguished Poster

    Love my 4" model 29; competes closely with my 41 mag for best all around revolver
     
  8. patchz

    patchz Court Jester

    Elmer Keith proved a 4" could be a very effective long range gun.
     
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  9. rigrat

    rigrat Semper Fi

    Always wanted a 4" model 29.
     
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  10. Rachet_36

    Rachet_36 Distinguished Poster MSGO Supporter

    Saw one on a table at the show this last weekend. 4" Blue $850
     
  11. O.S.O.K.

    O.S.O.K. Distinguished Poster

    I had a nice 6" at one time. I prefer single action for the 44 Mag but I have to admit the 29's are sweet.
     
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  12. Caleb C

    Caleb C Distinguished Poster

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    I saw that one too. It looked to be a new gun. The price wasn't terrible but I'm still kind of holding out for an older gun.
     
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