"Handle with Care, Old Style Single-Action Revolvers" announcement for all older single-action revolvers. That Extra 1.13 Inch. Switching back and forth from one firearm to another is thus challenging, and if dire circumstances should ever come, she doesn't need a split-second wasted on the mechanics of operation. Velocity out of that short barrel is only 700 fps, but that turns a panther into a pussycat, and you can plink away with the LCR all day long, which, by the way, is the only way to get good with it. When dressed appropriately and carried in a slim holster, the Ruger LCR can qualify for duty as a pocket pistol. Armed with SIG Sauer's 9-inch-barreled MCX Virtus Pistol loaded with Black Hills' 125-grain TMK ammunition, Beckstrand attempts to ring steel at 600 yards with help from Hornady's 4DOF ballistic calculator in this segment of “Long Range Tech.”.

Please understand that I'm not talking about a carry handgun. The .300 Blackout cartridge was developed to provide greater effectiveness than a 9mm at short and medium ranges when fired from a short-barreled suppressed firearm. This load was accurate, controllable and easy to shoot. She's a good hand with a rifle, and I don't want her shooting at me with a pistol, but she doesn't have a lifelong history with firearms, and she doesn't shoot all the time. innovative firearms. In this Guns & Ammo TV segment, Gun Tech Editor Richard Nance and Pro-Shooter Jim Tarr discuss... CZ is celebrating the 45th anniversary of the CZ 75 in 2020 with another limited-edition CZ... Trijicon has dominated the Carry Optic landscape on hard-use handguns for years. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. |   Just the other day I shot three different levels of loads through the LCR: the Black Hills 158-grain Cowboy Action loads, Double Tap's +P load with 125-grain semi-jacketed hollowpoint and Hornady's Critical Defense .38 Special load with 110-grain FTX bullet. Our motto, "Arms Makers for Responsible Citizens®,"

The old .38 Special isn't perfect, but one of the great things about it is the incredible range of loads that are readily available. It was still moving at 1,026 fps in the LCR, and you could feel it. The box rates the load at 1,010 fps — not especially fast for a 110-grain load. My biggest grip with the LCR and this is mainly for the .357 model. lines. Next Steps Close manufacturing tolerances and firm lockup with a titanium lug un undoubtedly help, and there's nothing in the world wrong with Ruger barrels. The monolithic frame is created from an aerospace-grade 7000-series aluminum forging treated with a black synergistic hardcoat. Although The High Road has attempted to provide accurate information on the forum, The High Road assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information. In fact, over the years there have been quite a few. Ruger has recently received a small number of reports from the field indicating that LCP pistols can discharge when dropped onto a hard surface with a round in the chamber. The Double Tap 125-grain +P load was a whole lot less fun, also not surprising.