March 2014

All-Purpose 357 Mag Stainless Revolvers: Taurus Versus Ruger

The Ruger GP100 was well made, but you wouldn’t have to twist our arms to convince us to buy the Taurus Model 66 instead.

We wanted to take a look at 357 Magnum double-action revolvers with 4-inch barrels and adjustable sights because these handguns are so versatile. They can be juiced up with hot 357 Magnum ammo to hunt black bear from a tree stand or kept in the night stand drawer for home defense. They also allow for plenty of training with less powerful 38 Special ammunition, or they can be used competitively in an IDPA match.

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