Dating smith and wesson revolvers
These older guns will take a little more effort to find out their history.
If you can find the serial number, then you are better off just trying to call S&W customer service first.
Smith Wesson 40 cal Sigma A powerful and economical pistol.
Smith & Wesson Gun History History of Smith & Wesson.
for the factory offers a "Letter of Authenticity" for your pistol. (No they wouldn't convert it...) Thanks huntinguy, I'll call them monday. You may be able to find a kit gun with a snub barrel or you could snub it yourself.
Id=10504 other than that, ive heard its hard to date a s w exactly due to them using a strange numbering system. Why don't you reline the barrel and make a new cylinder??? I ended up with dads guns and gave the kit gun to my sister. My daughter (13) shot it a few times then it went back to its owner.