Who hasn’t heard of Dirty Harry, or, more importantly, the pistol he carried in everyone of his movies; the famous .44 magnum Smith & Wesson Model 29? Once again our dear old buddy, Hickok45 takes us down memory lane and breaks-out his own pistol that he bought back in the early 1970’s.
But before you watch his video, here’s a trip down memory lane for all you .44 Mag enthusiasts.
You can still get one of these babies, but the price has gone up quite a bit.
According to Smith & Wesson:
Smith & Wesson makes it possible for you to own a piece of history-in-the-making with these Classic revolvers. They’re the finest new handguns possible with designs harkening back to the most famous and collectible guns that Smith & Wesson ever constructed. Each is based on a model known for legendary performance then enhanced with modern advantages. They’re the timeless best of both worlds, Smith & Wesson Classics.
SPECIFICATIONSSKU: 150145Model: Model 29 – S&W Classics 6 1/2″ BlueCaliber: .44 Magnum, .44 S&W SpecialCapacity: 6Barrel Length: 6.5″ / 16.5 cmOverall Length: 12.0″Front Sight: Red RampRear Sight: AdjustableAction: Single/Double ActionGrip: WoodWeight: 47.7 oz / 1,352.3gCylinder Material: Carbon SteelBarrel Material: Carbon SteelFrame Material: Carbon SteelFrame Finish: BluePurpose: Enthusiast, State Compliance$1,169.00**Suggested Retail, Dealer Sets Actual Pricing