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Mystery Smith & Wesson .357 Magnum

TheHammer

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Today we have a mystery. Most likely this is a miss-stamped no-dash Model 686 stamped as a 681. However, I cannot say that for certain as I do not have a letter on the revolver. It may be worthwhile to get the letter.
I can say it is a very nice shooter.
Mechanically the revolver is in excellent condition with no issues and bank vault lockup and timing.
Condition wise it does show some handling use and a little mark below the cylinder.
Grips are nice and have amazing grain.
I do not have the box or documents for this one.

$1350
Current AL DL & CCW required for purchase
Call me: two56-278-5598
Thank you,

-TheHammer

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kthomson

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Reading up on that, 681's came with fixed sights and 686's came with adjustable sights. Looks like yours has adjustable, but maybe was added at some point? Either way, sure is a fine piece of iron you have there.
 

TheHammer

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That's right. I believe most of the 681's were 4", but regarding the sights...that's where the letter would come in handy.
Thank you,
-TheHammer
 

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