February 2016

Snubbies, Holsters, Rifles and A Cartridge Shortage

The December 2015 issue had a big compilation of these short-barrel handguns we’ve tested. A Montana reader asks for more magazine testing, and we dish how we set up our gun trust.

Snubbies, Holsters, Rifles and A Cartridge Shortage

I’m a long-time customer and would like to get three or more comparisons of 357 Magnum lightweight snub-nose revolvers. The index shows the captioned rifle being reviewed in November. When I go online for past reviews, I only find a 2007 review, and it was not from November, as stated in magazine. The Blackhawk GripBreak 421903BK holster seems like just the ticket for this coming year for those of us who are predisposed to reject Kydex and plastic holsters for reasons of them being ugly and inelegant. Problem is, no one has the GripBreaks. Check your Schmidt-Rubin for a possible Christmas present. Remove the buttplate and see if there is anything under it. Many original owners wrote a personal note or ID and hid it under the plate. - Winslow

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