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#204655 - 12/29/19 09:54 PM New toy
junebug
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Did some selling and trading. Dan Wesson .44, I was happy. I have pictures on bragging board if someone would be so kind. I can't seem to get them here.
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#204666 - 12/30/19 06:04 AM Re: New toy [Re: junebug]
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#204669 - 12/30/19 06:30 AM Re: New toy [Re: Randy M]
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I love it. Had a DW years ago shot silhouette with it. One day while hunting a vary thick swamp decided to use that instead of my Win. M94. Hooked on handgun hunting ever since. That is one great shooter you got there.


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#204670 - 12/30/19 06:34 AM Re: New toy [Re: bluecow]
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Awesome gun!
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#204681 - 12/30/19 09:47 AM Re: New toy [Re: KYODE]
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kicking myself for a three barrel set i got rid of back in the 80's that will be a fine shooter.

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#204683 - 12/30/19 12:28 PM Re: New toy [Re: dave thomas]
jamesfromjersey
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Way to go JB.... she`s a beauty... They can be accurate revovers
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#204685 - 12/30/19 12:44 PM Re: New toy [Re: jamesfromjersey]
junebug
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Thanks Randy for getting the picture up.
She is a heavy beast with the 10 in barrel, balances pretty well with the 6 in. It has tighter cylinder holes than my 10 in Blackhawk or at least empty, fired brass from the Blackhawk will not fit in the D W . Now to find out what she wants to eat. Then some silhouette targets to chew on this spring.
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#204778 - 01/02/20 08:01 AM Re: New toy [Re: junebug]
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Very nice.

I have a DW in .357 Max. with the 8 inch barrel. Very accurate and easy to shoot.

Keep us posted on how this one shoots.

John

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#204804 - 01/02/20 09:39 PM Re: New toy [Re: jcp161]
billa
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I had a 10 inch DW 44 back in the early 80s that I used for IHMSA. Probably the most accurate revolver I ever owned. Shot several 38/40 with it. Could consistently drop 200 M chickens. It had great sights and a great trigger. What I liked best is that you could set the cylinder gap to 0.002 - 0.003 inches and get extra velocity over the typical 0.006 of Most revolvers. Wonderful gun.


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#204808 - 01/02/20 11:09 PM Re: New toy [Re: billa]
junebug
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Put 39 rounds thru it yesterday more just getting a feel for it and tweaking sights, clay targets and fist sized rocks at 80 yds. Did some trimming on the grip where it was hurting my thumb [arthritis]. I will replace the pawl, has some wear and is [already ordered] then set down with it and see what it shoots best. Very pleased with it so far, nice trigger ,would like a narrower partridge style front sight.
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