Is there a 32 Cal Police Positive CTG?
If your gun is a Police Positive Special, there is some chance it is chambered for .32-20 WCF [Winchester Center Fire], which is a whole different ball game.) Older Colt revolvers used 32 Long Colt, which is long out of production and hard to find.
What kind of gun is A.32 Colt?
Colt, Smith and Wesson, Charter Arms, Taurus and others produced substantial numbers of .32 S&W Long /Colt New Police revolvers right up until the development of the .32 H&R Magnum Cartridge.
What kind of gun is the Colt Police Positive?
The Colt Police Positive is a small- frame, double-action revolver featuring a six- round cylinder, chambered for either.32 or.38 caliber. A.22 caliber model was also offered.
When did the Colt 32 new police come out?
32 S&W Long/.32 Colt New Police made in 1938. Colt Police Positive revolvers marked with Colt D.A..32 on the barrel are chambered for .32 Long Colt. Revolvers marked with .32 Colt New Police on the barrel are chambered for .32 Smith & Wesson Long.
Is the Colt 32 police a police positive?
THIS IS A COLT POLICE POSITIVE, 1ST ISSUE, .32 POLICE. THE REVOLVER IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION, SHOWING VERY LITTLE USE. ALL ORIGINAL, NUMBER MATCHING, VERY GOOD BORE AND GRIPS, 5″ BARREL.
What kind of ammo does a Colt 32 CTG use?
I have a similar Colt, a Police Positive Special, it is the same pistol with a slightly longer frame and cylinder. Mine is in 32-20, another old and hard to get size. I have been very satisfied with Magtech ammo in .38 S&W in an old top-break. Your friend is lucky.
What’s the serial number on a Colt 32?
The pistol’s serial number is 39489. It is fitted with a 3 1/2 inch barrel. This Colt is chambered for the 32 Colt Long. This pistol has …Click for more info This engraved Pre-War Police Positive Revolver was manufactured in 1908 with a 4″ barrel and chambered for the 32-20 cartridge.
What kind of cartridge does the Colt Police Positive Special fire?
Colt did this – both with the .32 and the .38 Special – named them the “Colt New Police” to avoid advertising the Smith and Wesson developments. The Police Positive Special will fire the old .32 S&W cartridge as well as the Long and will not do at all well with the old .32 Colt and Long Colt Cartridges.
What makes a Colt 32 special so special?
The designation “Special” Comes from the lengthened cylinder which allowed it to house its most popular cartridge – the .38 Special / Colt New Police and incidentally, the 32-20 WCF cartridge. What makes my particular example “Special” is that it is chambered for the .32 Colt New Police Cartridge.