Here is a recent revival of a very popular revolver, not only for both defense minded civilians and law enforcement professionals, but also for those of us who are interested in collectability. This is the 442-2, named model .38 Centennial Airweight, but its model number should be 442-1, since it is identical to the 442-1 model that enjoyed a production run from 1996, with the introduction of the +P rated J-Magnum frame, until 2002 when the common variant 442-2 with internal lock carried on the matte blue steel and alloy production. Photo specimen shows one from a Smith & Wesson limited run of 442-2 No Locks, Product Code #150544, furnished with the newer, slicker factory boot type short combat rubber grips presently on almost all lightweight J frames. As far as basic features, the Model 442 is full-time double action; since the hammer is completely enclosed inside the frame. For personal protection, many veteran law enforcement officers and firearms instructors recommend this model 442-2, since the Centennial cannot be fired in single action mode, where a person cocks the hammer and then pulls the trigger. It is an exceedingly dangerous situation when a homeowner hears a noise and immediately backs the hammer on any revolver. This configuration has long been very popular and, in our opinion, vastly less dangerous than many of its semi-automatic peers. In spite of its light weight, it is rated to withstand the pressure from +P, high-velocity proof-load .38 Special ammunition. Furthermore, given the state of the handgun market and consequent prices, we believe the Lightweight J-frame Smith & Wessons are among the best values in firearms. As far as Factory Specs, this revolver is .38 Special +P rated, double action only, 1 7/8 inch barrel, overall length 6 5/16 inches; aluminum alloy small frame J designation; satin stainless finish, Finger Grooved short rubber Boot Grip; serrated ramp front sight with fixed notch rear sight; internal hammer with locking mechanism; .312 width smooth Metal Injected Molded trigger; 5 shot capacity. We're offering these fine revived Centennials in limited quantities, brand new in their boxes with fired brass, each for only $ 389.00. Not transferable to civilians in California or the District of Colombia.
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