Horace Smith and Daniel Wesson formed a partnership to create and market a lever action pistol with repeat action in 1852. By 1854, after experiencing financial troubles, they sold the company to Oliver Winchester. In 1856, Smith and Wesson formed the second partnership to market a revolver that would shoot with Rimfire cartridges, it was patented in 1854.
The 669 was made from 85-88
If you call S&W they will tell you when it left the factory.
SEnd to to Smith and Wesson, they will charge you thirty dollars to give you the history of your gun. SEnd to to Smith and Wesson, they will charge you thirty dollars to give you the history of your gun.
No, that is a different company.
Call Smith and Wesson and they will tell you. The Blue Book of Gun Values has some sn data.
Mine was made in 1980. However if you send the serial number located at the bottom of the butt of the gun to Smith and Wesson via email they can tell you exactly.
According to Smith and Wesson this gun was made in 1969 and is an early N series.
serial number 28402
Standard Catalog of Smith and Wesson, 3rd ed.
The 29-2 was the variant produced for the most years, from 1961 to 1982. To find what year a particular Model 29 gun was made, it is necessary to telephone Smith and Wesson. (For Remington or Ruger or Winchester, etc, you need only do an internet search for "Winchester serial numbers" for example, and you can quickly find what year a particular gun was made. This works for almost every company except Smith and Wesson.)
Try e-gunparts.com, Smith and Wesson, gun shops, gun shows, want ads.
Tales of the Gun - 1998 Guns of Smith and Wesson was released on: USA: 1999
Your serial number indicates that your Smith and Wesson model 34-1 was made in the year 1982.
Somewhere between 1852 and today. That was when they opened for business, and they are open today.
You must call S&W to find out.
This gun was made from '54-'59 (Standard Catalog of S & W); I don't know exactly when the serial no. 1982 was made.
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Smith & Wesson M76
100-500 or so
A Smith and Wesson M&P 40 is a .40 caliber hand gun.