Gun Report

Taurus M605 .357 Magnum

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This five-shot revolver ran without complaint and delivered 2.5-inch groups with both .38 Special and magnum rounds.

Taurus M605 .357 Magnum

Gun Details

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Model Number
Home Defense
Concealed Carry
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Weight Unloaded
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Sight Radius
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
Trigger Span Double

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Both the Taurus and Rossi revolvers came with stainless steel barrels, but the polished look of the Taurus was more impressive.
Mounting the firing pin inside the frame offers the additional safety of a transfer-bar ignition system. The simple rear sight notch was adequate.

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