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I Have a Governor and LOVE it

This is a discussion on I Have a Governor and LOVE it within the Wheelguns forums, part of the Armory category; Well, I bought one and am very happy with it. All those critics busting on S&W for making this are simply internet idiots. The size ...


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Old June 4th, 2011, 07:08 AM   #1
 
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Well, I bought one and am very happy with it. All those critics busting on S&W for making this are simply internet idiots. The size weight and balance are very similar to my 4" model 19. Accuracy with the acp was @4" at ten yards with the first 12 shots out of the gun. The federal 000 buck held a 6" pattern for each of the first 3 of these i tried. I only had some reloads in 45LC but they were good enough for defensive purposes. These were the first shots out of a new gun so I have a feeling things will get better with breakin and ammo testing. Fit and finish are excellent and the front night site is nice and compliments this as a nightstand gun. I cannot believe some of the comments about how only idiots and new shooters will buy into this hype and that this a mistake on the part of Smith. So far I have been impressed considering what this gun is. If I want to go squirrel hunting I'll take an Ithaca, if i want to shoot a match I'll take an M&P. For a fun gun to shoot shotshells this is much better than the Judges I've shot and a carjacker or home invader would be in serious trouble. Before you wet your pants getting all worked up about this new abomination I suggest you handle one first. The good news is there are lots of holsters already available so this little gem can ride with me in the woods.
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Old June 4th, 2011, 07:18 AM   #2
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Congrats on your new revolver! More guns is always a good thing one can never have enough. As for the Governor to each his own, enjoy!
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Old June 11th, 2011, 08:09 PM   #3
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Congrats, how about some pics...
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Old June 14th, 2011, 06:39 PM   #4
 
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Congrats, how about some pics...
Sorry no pics but it looks just like the photos on Smith's website. So far it is handeling most any factory hardball acp quite well. I got some factory long colts and those shot point of aim as well. I will do some more testing and report.
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