July 2005

Firing Line: 07/05

Where Does It Shoot?
Re “Budget Self-Defense Revolvers: Taurus, Rossi, and Comanche,” November 2004:

I was very interested in the Taurus M605B, but I have a question. Where does it shoot relative to the point of aim? I have been disappointed by fixed-sight revolvers for their lack of accuracy because they do not shoot to the point of aim. It’s impressive that such a modestly priced gun shoots 2.5-inch groups, but not so nice if they are off the point of aim by 3 or 4 inches at 15 yards. How difficult/expensive would it be for a gunsmith to fix this?

Stu Kupferman

Our Taurus generally shot to point of aim elevation at 15 yards; there were some left and right...

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