Taurus took over the company, thread floating around here somewhere about it. I heard nothing but good things from these guns. Don't except it to last 30+ years like a Ruger Single Six.
SHTF vs TEOTWAWKI you ask? SHTF, just some crap on the ceiling and walls, TEOTWAWKI end of the world as we know it. Orignally made by 9mm/®™©