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Old October 10, 2012, 06:22 PM   #9
Noreaster
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Sometimes comparisons will show newer guns with shorter barrels having similar or better velocity then an older gun with a longer barrel, (Buffalo bore chart.) But generally you need a six inch barrel, at least, for complete powder burn.

For hunting I've always thought a Contender in 357 mag and a 12inch barrel is a totally different gun then revolvers with 6 & 8 inch pipes.
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