Lightweight and Reliable S&W Model 642 Centennial Airweight

Smith & Wesson Model 642 Centennial Airweight is a popular 38 Special revolver and an excellent carry option. These small revolvers were designed to fire a full power round and are as simple and easy to use as they are reliable. 

MODEL 642 FEATURES:

• Lightweight Alloy Frame for Easy Carry
• Stainless steel barrel and cylinder
• Snag-Free Enclosed Hammer
• Rated for Continuous +P Use

Smith & Wesson Model 642 Airweight Revolver self-defense Sootch review

Available in various calibers and with three diverse hammer designs, it is no surprise that the Smith & Wesson J-Frame has become the most popular, small-frame, defense revolver on the market.

SPECIFICATIONS:

MODEL: Model 642
CALIBER: 38 S&W Special +P
CAPACITY: 5
LENGTH: 6.3
FRONT SIGHT: Integral
REAR SIGHT: Fixed
ACTION: Double Action only
GRIP: Synthetic
CYLINDER & BARREL MATERIAL: Stainless Steel
FRAME MATERIAL: Aluminum Alloy
FRAME FINISH: Matte Silver
BARREL LENGTH: 1.875 (4.8 CM)
WEIGHT: 14.4 oz.

CLOSING STATEMENT:

All in all the Smith & Wesson Model 642 Centennial Airweight is a reliable, compact, comfortable revolver and a decent choice for a self-defense firearm.

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