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    Picked up my nickel SAA tonight

    I had the notchiness in the hammer fixed and the grips replaced. These are Hogue ebony grips and the custom fitting turned out really nice. I’m thinking of having nickel Colt medallions installed in the grips. Anyone know a place that could do this? I think it would really set this gun off. I’m going to call Nutmeg Sports tomorrow and see if they can install their Colt medallions in these grips for me.

    Really pleased with the work Duncan’s Gunworks did. They even fixed the original pallet wood grips so if I need to send off the ebony grips I can put the original grips back on temporarily.

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    Very nice!
    Ask Olle about your grips: https://www.deerhollowonline.com/
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    That a beauty you got there, i bet you feel like 'Dirty Harry'.
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    Quote Originally Posted by revolverman68 View Post
    That a beauty you got there, i bet you feel like 'Dirty Harry'.
    Thanks!

    I actually have a Smith & Wesson model 29 with a 6” barrel. It’s a punishing gun to shoot with magnum loads. I’m going to try .44 Special loads in it the next time I go to the range.
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    Quote Originally Posted by revolverman68 View Post
    That a beauty you got there, i bet you feel like 'Dirty Harry'.
    Way back in 1971,I might have felt that way but now I feel like,
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    That is a fine looking SAA!
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    Very nice colt, What year manufacture?
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    Very Nice Score SD...

    Congrats !!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Revolver View Post
    Very nice colt, What year manufacture?
    1979. Not a great year but this gun looks pretty good and now that the notchy hammer has been addressed it functions as it should. Timing and lockup is very good.

    Another picture of the gun.

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    That looks sweet , I think the best option for nickel , period .
    i had to log in to see it , this site has been locking me out after one thread viewed - for about 2 weeks.
    Revolver Looks really great , I’ve been wanting a set bad .
    i saved the image , Congrats - you’re on a nice roll .

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