This is a discussion on Another wheelgun adopted within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; S&W M19 nickel 2.5" .357mag Got it at a show last Sat. These are getting harder to find in good shape....
S&W M19 nickel 2.5" .357mag
Got it at a show last Sat.
These are getting harder to find in good shape.
-SIG , it's What's for Dinner-
know your rights!
"If I walk in the woods, I feel much more comfortable carrying a gun. What if you meet a bear in the woods that's going to attack you? You shoot it."
Congratulations on your newly adopted family member. Very nice.
Nice find! There wasn't a whole lot at that show. What was there, was really overpriced.
"The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization." Sigmund Freud
That is SWEET !
U.S. Army Veteran
Lex et Libertas — Semper Vigilo, Fortis, Paratus, et Fidelis!
"Not only do the people who put their lives on the line to protect the rest of us deserve better, we all deserve better than to have our own security undermined by those who undermine law enforcement." -Thomas Sowell
Great find on a real classic. I saw one at a shop awhile back (blue version in good shape), when I went back to buy it a couple days later it was gone...live and learn I guess.
So, you going to use it or will it be a safe queen?
Very Nice revolver. I've always thought those had a classic look and wood grips is just icing on the cake. CONGRATS.
"Fear is nothing more than an emotional response to the perception of danger coupled with the belief that I can't handle it."
"If you change that belief to 'I can handle it', you'll no longer experience FEAR. You'll simply see what you are facing is a challenge... an opportunity to test yourself.
Congrats on the great find!
Glock 26 4gen, H&K USPc, S&W 642, Wilson Combat 1911 CQB
Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.
I want one!!!
Very nice M19.
"If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn't thinking" - George S. Patton.
God bless you for giving those things a home!
ALWAYS carry! - NEVER tell!
"A superior Operator is best defined as someone who uses his superior
judgement to keep himself out of situations that would require a display of his
I've got it's twin sister. One of the best shooting guns in my collection (and I'm a 1911 guy).
Treat me good, I'll treat you better. Treat me bad, I'll treat you worse.
I love those guns. Put a Tyler T grip on and you'll have yourself one heck of a pistol.
The keys to winning a gunfight are first to bring a gun and secondly to take your time, quickly.
Always remember that if your opponent is within range, so are you.
POWER TO THE MEPEOPLE!!!