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S&W Performance Center Model 657-5 41 Magnum, $750-$850 (Grade: B 2014)

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The Model 657-5 was a snappy shooter in 41 Magnum, with less recoil than the 44 Magnum. Ammo is plentiful, but does not offer as much variety as the 44 Magnum/44 Special duo.

S&W Performance Center Model 657-5 41 Magnum, $750-$850 (Grade: B 2014)

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Home Defense
Law Enforcement
Concealed Carry
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Barrel Length
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Front Strap Height
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Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
Trigger Span Double

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Stacked on top of each other, you can see how much bigger a rubber grip is compared to the Secret Service grip.
The Eagle Secret Service grips (left and right) are thin and tapered, well suited for conceal carry.
Note how tall the 657-5 sits in the user’s hand, just like the 629-6. Those sights are tall.

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