There are a lot of answers to your question.
Originally I purchased one because of the history and the fact my father carried one. But later it became a wonderful gun to shoot. Personally if you don’t have a Grand in your collection, your collection is not complete. And how much longer will they be available in the quality and quantity that the CMP has?
8 rounds down range 300 yards and hold 8 inch groups (Good for me) and that end block metallic ping at the end, just brings smiles to my face.
“Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.” – Thomas Jefferson.
Politician's are like diapers.
You need to change them often,,,,, for the same reason!