Revolvers For Self-Defense And Concealed Carry
In many cities across the country Revolvers are the firearm of choice for Self-Defense of one’s person, family, and home. There is good reason for this in that the Revolver is very versatile as it can be used for Self-Defense and it is easily adaptable to hunting, target shooting, competitive shooing, and many maintain their resale value and others can even be considered a financial investment.
Revolvers are also prized for some physical and mechanical attributes such as; Revolvers are quick and easy to use in a stressful situation, they are safer in Double action which significantly reduces the chance of an accidental discharge that is unfortunately common with automatics in single action mode, Revolvers don’t jam, They are tolerant of any bullet design and will NOT malfunction as automatics tend to do with some bullet shapes.
In the debates everywhere about the different advantages of revolvers vs. automatics and their high capacity magazines, this is critical to understand; “it is not the number of rounds you fire it is the accuracy of the first shot fired”
In any city US Precision Defense can show you both the advantages and disadvantages of the Revolver, become a member and see for yourself.
Concealed Carry Revolvers For Self-Defense
Revolvers seemed to have escaped the cross hairs of the liberal media and the politicians who are seeking various new gun regulation and or outright ban laws. Automatics with high capacity magazines and Semi-auto sporting rifles are the main focus of their attention. If you are a fan of revolvers this is good news, as the modern revolver has been able to hold its own as a highly viable platform for Self-Defense purposes.
Revolvers have made some recent and significant advancement in modernization. There are now revolvers make of lightweight metals, they have in some models expanded to hold 7 or 8 rounds, they come with Night Sights and even a Picatinny or tactical rail which allows for the mounting of accessories.
Revolvers for Self-Defense is a good if not an excellent choice as part of your self-defense preparation. Easy to use, powerful, and with up to 8 shots coupled with unparalleled reliability you really cannot go wrong with the choice.
There is a wide variety of Revolver manufacturers and models to choose from, a good thing!
Revolvers For Concealed Carry And Self-Defense
The iconic and one of the single most recognizable handguns in all of firearms history was the Colt Peacemaker, it revolutionized Self-Defense in the hands of common citizens. This one model of handgun had such a profound impact on the U.S. west in the early years there was a famous quote that were words to the effect of: "God created man, Sam Colt made them equal."
The Revolver has been the firearm of choice for Self-Defense for many decades and continues to be so to this very day and for good reason. Revolvers are typically cheaper than most automatics with calibers of near or equal stopping power. Also, revolvers come in known “Man-Stopper” calibers as the .357 Magnum, .41 and .44 magnums. These are as about as large and powerful a caliber as one would carry regularly as a self-defense firearm.
Revolvers are still very popular as a self-defense handgun for a variety of reasons, one of the reasons is their easy to recognize shape that leaves no question that you are armed with a firearm in the mind of a would be attacker. Unlike an automatic when an attacker is looking down the barrel of a revolver they also see that HUGE cylinder (Guns look bigger if you think your about to be shot) and in the cylinder the bad guy can actually see the tips of the bullets they are about to be shot with, this gives you a massive psychological advantage! This alone has been known to stop further aggression.
The revolver as with any firearm there are distinct advantages and disadvantages, there are three primary advantages; Ease of use, reliable, easy to maintain. With a double action revolver you aim, and pull the trigger, it’s that simple. Even without extensive training you can operate a revolver. It is very rare for a revolver to malfunction, or jam, and in stressful situations there are to safety mechanisms or other complexities to deal with. As a member of US Precision Defense you can learn more about Self-Defense shooting with a Revolver.
Smith And Wesson Revolvers
As you already know, Smith & Wesson revolvers are some of the best in the world. For over 100 years, this firearms’ maker has been leading the industry with their top of line handguns. Below you will find several popular revolvers models this gun maker offers. Smith & Wesson L-Frame revolvers are built to suit the demands of the most serious firearms enthusiast. Available in six and seven shot cylinders, the L-Frame has a strong, durable frame and barrel built for continuous Magnum usage. As police officers and hunters will attest, this firearm is made to withstand heavy use.
Smith And Wesson Model 27
This classic model has been around for many years. Chambered in either .357 magnum or .38 S&W special +P this gun gives you plenty of options. This gun has been carried for many years both law enforcement officers around the country and is a highly durable firearm.
Smith And Wesson Model 69 Combat Magnum
The Model 69 comes in powerful .44 caliber and packs a strong punch. Complete with rubberized combat grips, this handgun is perfect for the serious shooter. Great for home defense or simply for target shooting, this revolver won’t let you down.
Smith And Wesson Model S&W 500
This large caliber model carries the impressive S&W500 cartridge. Designed as a hunting firearm, the Model 500 has 2600 ft./lb. worth of muzzle energy. Perfect for taking large game including deer and beer, this impressive handgun will come in very handy in the wilderness. In 2003 the gunsmiths and engineers at Smith & Wesson wanted to deliver maximum power for serious handgun hunters. The power they sought required an entirely new frame, the massive "X-Frame™," and was the basis for the new Model S&W500™, the most powerful production revolver in the world. This ushered in the era of the "big gun" and was only the beginning. For ultimate power and velocity there's nothing even close to an X-Frame model handgun.
• Most powerful production revolver in the world today
• Massive .500 S&W Magnum cartridge 2600 ft/lb. muzzle energy
• A hunting handgun for any game animal walking
• Recoil tamed with effective muzzle compensator
• Internal Lock
• Ultimate defensive carry and dangerous game backup handgun
• Easily removeable muzzle compensator for different recoil reduction effects and to accomodate different types of ammunition
• Comes with 2 compensators; 1 for lead bullet and 1 for jacketed bullet ammunition
• Muzzle energy capability in excess of 2000 ft/lb. in a 56 oz. package