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I requested;
Model 681
Model 65
preference was 3" barrel in 357 mag. pinned barrels and the older the better.
I hope to hear back Monday as to how much "picking" they will do.
I also asked about a REM 870 if Wingmaster.
 
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I started with nothing,
and still have most of it
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Have never seen or heard of a 3" 681, but there may be one out there. On the 3" 65, if you get one I hope it is not the recent version from about 10 years ago that the barrels would not stay on. NCDOC traded in hundreds that had that problem, but S&W kept all those so no longer in circulation. But the same dash number is. Good luck in your quest!

Here's a security trade in I paid $350 for a few years ago, grips added of course...



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A model 65-2 3" with box and docs just sold on SW forum classifieds for $1179.. FYI


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Ermagherd,
10 Mirrimerter!
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Originally posted by Broadside:
If any of them have the internal locks, none of them are must haves.

With no locks, 60, 637, 681 and 67.

The M64 would be desirable if it was a 3" version or if it had the 4" pencil barrel.

The M65 would be desirable if it had a 3" barrel.

I agree with HKSig, they aren't really collectibles. They are just desirable as shooters.


Bingo!
65 if it’s a 3” would be the only thing I’d go for there
K/L frames in 357 and N frames are where the collectable stuff starts
And that is pre-lock and preferably pinned barrel and recessed cylinder
 
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Well, the most collectible S&W revolvers don't have model numbers. Find a Registered Magnum.

Here's one of mine...














 
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A S&W mod.58 in .41 magnum. 4 inch nickel, fixed sights, pinned & recessed.

A tribute to Buford Pusser, type handgun. Been looking for one to be my blued 58's step brother.


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That way, you'll be a mile away from him; and you'll have his shoes.
 
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For the most part if you buy a S&W in .357 without the built in key lock (Hillary Hole) you would be hard pressed to lose money on it if you don't get robbed when you buy it. The shorter the barrel the more they seam to be worth also.
 
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While I'm no S&W expert, there are some "must haves" that will hopefully live in my household. They are pinned barreled Models 49, 60, 63 and 66.
 
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