If it was an older Smith & Wesson I would pick that (pre lock if the 686 has one now and a couple if years). But with the current production guns I have picked up recently, as much as it hurts me, I’d have to go with the Ruger.
“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!