Ruger LCRx External Hammer

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Ruger has expanded its line of partial polymer pistols, introducing the LCRx. The twist on the petite revolver is the addition of an external hammer so it can be fired as a single action. You won’t find many smaller .38 Specials with the revolver weighing in at 13.5 ounces and boasting a 1.87-inch barrel. The MSRP is $529.

When it comes to dependability and versatility in handguns it’s hard to beat revolvers. Not to mention, there is just something eye catching about the classic lines of wheelguns. This year’s new market offerings in the way of revolvers have plenty to offer. Whether you’re shopping for a revolver for self defense, competition or hunting one of the 11 following guns has you covered.

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