My Next Toy

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by Seacowboys, Dec 28, 2015.

  1. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Model 929
    [​IMG] $1,189.00 *
    *Suggested Retail, Dealer Sets Actual Pricing

    • SKU:170341

    • Model:929

    • Caliber:9mm

    • Capacity:8 Rounds

    • Action:Single/Double Action

    • Barrel Length: 6.5” (16.5 cm):6.5” (16.5 cm)

    • Front Sight: Patridge:patridge

    • Rear Sight: Adjustable:Adjustable

    • Grip: Synthetic:Synthetic

    • Weight:44.2 oz. (1,253.1 g)

    • Overall Length:12.25” (31.1 cm)

    • Frame Material:Stainless Steel

    • Cylinder Material:Titanium Alloy

    • Finish:Glass Bead

    • Purpose:protection
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  2. AxesAreBetter

    AxesAreBetter Monkey++

    I would love to get my hands on a TRR8. 9mm is not my thing when I could have a .357.
    Much jealousy though.
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  3. Hanzo

    Hanzo Monkey+++

    Eight rounds in a wheel gun! (y)
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  4. Tully Mars

    Tully Mars Metal weldin' monkey

    Very nice! I've not handled one but looks like fun. Please share your thoughts after your range trip:)
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  5. VisuTrac

    VisuTrac Ваша мать носит военные ботинки Site Supporter+++

    seems that you've found the Unicorn.
    Using it for Open Class?
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  6. stg58

    stg58 Monkey+++ Founding Member

    Looks like a winner and the reviews indicate it will handle 9mm +P and +P+ ammo.

    In fact, some 9mm +P and +P+ ammo can approach .357-like ballistics when loaded with similar weight bullets. While both of the 9mm Smiths are primarily marketed to the competitive shooter, with the proper loads there is no reason why they couldn’t be used for personal/home defense or hunting small- to medium-sized game. - See more at: Gun Review: Smith & Wesson PC Model 929
  7. AxesAreBetter

    AxesAreBetter Monkey++

    I don't own any 9mm, and I already pack .357. I also do not believe in purchasing a product with the sole intention of using special performance ammo.
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  8. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    I am getting this for USPSA competition. I already shoot Open, Limited, single-stack, and revolver divisions but want to reduce the number of reloads shooting revolver. I presently shoot a S&W 610 in 10mm in revolver division. I wish I could get the 929 in .38 super.
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  9. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Why not just Ream the Cyl, and make it a 38 Super... or buy a second cyl and have that Reamed.... Then you could have BOTH...
  10. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    I don't think the over-all cylinder length is long enough between the forcing cone to allow a .38 super. Guess I'll find out in a couple of week when I get time to go to Birmingham and pick it up. Reamed for .38 super, it will still handle 9mm so I would only need one cylinder. I shoot .40 S&W in my 10mm most the time.
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