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#187073 - 12/04/17 05:31 AM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: tradmark]
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Hooked?? Congrats!!

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#187084 - 12/04/17 08:41 AM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: tradmark]
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Thanks for the positive comments. Got pics on the Bragging board now just gotta figure out how to post them here.

I have been an avid bow hunter in PA for over a decade and have also enjoyed rifle, inline muzzleloader and flintlock hunting. I reload for every caliber I own and only own double action revolvers and semi-auto pistols. No single action revolvers yet. I started to really enjoy these older Dan Wesson Revolvers and have enjoyed collecting and acquiring varying barrel lengths. I am very much enjoying this open sight handgun hunting. I own two handgun scopes with rings for my Ruger Redhawks and a nice base for my Dan Wessons, but I am enjoying the open sight hunting for the time being. When my bifocal wearing eyes finally get so bad I can't make a shot using open sights, I think I will switch to the scopes.

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#187154 - 12/06/17 01:02 AM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: DanWesson741]
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Good shooting! My first big game with a handgun was a record book black bear with a DW 741. Still kicking myself for selling that one.

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#187157 - 12/06/17 07:14 AM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: cobrad]
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A FRIEND OF MINE SHOT IHMSA STANDING WITH A 741. HE IS A VERY GOOD SHOOTER AND THAT 741 WAS MAYBE THE MOST ACCURATE IHMSA REVOLVER I EVER SAW.
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#187161 - 12/06/17 10:28 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: 45MAN]
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Congrats on the doe and I can't wait to see pictures. I almost had my first doe this past weekend with my Dan Wesson but she turned too soon. Glad to see someone else using a DW. again congrats.

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#187162 - 12/06/17 11:51 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: Cookie125]
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Grats!!
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#187168 - 12/07/17 12:07 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: tradmark]
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Congrats
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#187169 - 12/07/17 12:46 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: ratgunner]
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Trying to post pics hope this works.

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#187175 - 12/07/17 02:31 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: DanWesson741]
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Awesome job and huge congrats on your first handgun kill!!!
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#187176 - 12/07/17 02:54 PM Re: PA Doe and Dan Wesson 741 Magnum [Re: cobrad]
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 Originally Posted By: cobrad
Good shooting! My first big game with a handgun was a record book black bear with a DW 741. Still kicking myself for selling that one.


That is awesome about the back bear. Got one in New Brunswick, Canada with my bow. Too bad about the 741 you sold. I shot the doe with an 8" but I have a 6" and a 4" that go on the 741 as well. One of the fun things about these DWs is the interchangeable barrels. If I ever have to sell some guns there are several that will go in front of the DWs.

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