What is a pre Lock Smith and Wesson 686?

What is a pre Lock Smith and Wesson 686?

What does “Pre Lock” mean? A PreLock Smith and Wesson is a revolver made before the introduction of an internal locking system to ‘Smith’s products around the year 2000.

What does pre lock mean?

Pre-lock simply means you will overpay for the gun (used).

Why did Smith and Wesson putting locks on revolvers?

By using a key that’s included with the purchase of every new revolver, owners can lock the action of the revolver, supposedly making it “safe” from use by children or other unauthorized persons. The vast majority of S&W revolver owners completely ignore this lock.

Who makes a 7 shot revolver?

The Smith & Wesson L-Frame revolvers are built to suit the demands of the most serious firearms enthusiast. Available in seven shot cylinders, this L-Frame has a strong, durable frame and barrel built for continuous Magnum usage. As police officers and hunters will attest, this firearm is made to withstand heavy use.

What is an internal gun lock?

Lock-equipped revolvers feature a small key-hole just above the cylinder release latch. By using a key that’s included with the purchase of every new revolver, owners can lock the action of the revolver, supposedly making it “safe” from use by children or other unauthorized persons.

What’s the price of a Smith and Wesson 686?

357 Mag. Smith & Wesson S&W Model 686 PLUS Revolver 357MAG 3″ Stainless 357 Mag DLX 022188145175 6 inch ” barrel 150853 PRICE: $905.00 MANUFACTURER: Smith & Wesson

Is the 686 a k or L frame?

The 686 is built on the L-Frame, Smith & Wesson’s medium-large revolver chassis. The L-Frame was designed to correct the weaknesses of the smaller, lighter K-Frame with a thicker top strap and heavier forcing cone, while keeping the grip the same size. A few other dimensions in the gun were increased,…

Are there any problems with the internal lock on a 686-6?

I know the debate of the internal lock has been going on for a long time. I don’t like them as much as the next guy but have several J frame with them and never had a problem. Today I purchased a used 686-6 3” classic deluxe for a reasonable price. I got it home and have been messing with it all day.

What’s the price of a new Smith and Wesson?

NEW SMITH AND WESSON 686 PRICE. .357 Mag. M686 PLUS Smith & Wesson 686 Plus Deluxe Revolver 357 Mag-BADLAND GUNS 022188145151 150855. PRICE: $849.00. MANUFACTURER: Smith & Wesson. CONDITION: New. MODEL: M686 PLUS. SOLD: 9 hours ago. UPC: 022188145151.