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Metric Almost-Magnums! Most shooters are familiar with the ever-popular .40 S&W cartridge, but some of you may not realize this cartridge originated from the 10mm Auto. The 10mm actually started life as .30 Remington brass cut down and loaded with .38-40 bullets. The 10mm is an unappreciated and often overlooked cartridge still struggling a bit to catch on with mainstream...Read More
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In 1946 Carl H. Hellstrom was elected president of S&W. An enthusiastic and energetic man, Hellstrom immediately set S&W on a course toward improved production facilities and the development of new models. Favorably impressed with the Walther P38, he wanted S&W to have a double-action 9mm semi-auto. S&W’s chief designer, Joe Norman, had a prototype, serial...Read More