Story behind the grips..........
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > Revolver Handguns >

Story behind the grips..........


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-02-2008, 02:48 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 823
Liked 272 Times on 168 Posts
Likes Given: 21

Default Story behind the grips..........

The grips on the 6" Model 586 (extreme left gun in photo) have sort of an interesting story to me.

Story behind the grips.......... - Revolver Handguns

I saw these grips on a used K-22 Smith & Wesson offered for sale at my local gunshop. I commented at the time that it was almost worthwhile to buy the little .22 just to get the grips. I went back a week or so later, and the gun was gone. But, Mrs. Faulk told me, the buyer had put Pachmyers on the gun and left the grips. I asked her what the price was, and she told me "Ten Dollars."

So, I left that shop with the grips. When I got home, I showed thwem to my wife.

"They're beautiful," she told me, "What gun did you get them for?"

"Well, I don't have a gun for them yet," I told her, "but they were too pretty to pass up."

That's when Smith came out with the Model 586.

Bob Wright
Bob Wright is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 07-02-2008, 11:11 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 43
Default

Sounds like good timing. VERY nice looking!
__________________
"Never argue with an idiot. They will only bring you down to their level and beat you with experience". - George Carlin
Gramps is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
sad story... janikphoto The Club House 13 03-10-2009 03:24 AM
Your story dirtysouth The Club House 7 08-09-2008 03:22 AM
12 ga. slug story... supergus General Shotgun Discussion 5 07-31-2008 02:01 AM
A Really Good Story Dillinger The Club House 1 05-27-2008 03:29 AM
Gun Horror Story cnorman18 The Club House 9 08-12-2007 04:44 AM



Newest Threads