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Old March 23, 2006, 03:53 PM   #1
frabor68
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Smith & Wesson Model 60

I bought a S&W Model 60 and would like to know the year of manufacture. The gun has a 2 inch barrel, is stainless steel, is a .38 Special, and the serial # is R106XXX. If anyone can help confirm it's date I would really appreciate it. Thanks.
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Old March 23, 2006, 05:07 PM   #2
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S & W 60

My 60 has a serial number of R3175xx and I bought it new in 1982.

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Old March 23, 2006, 10:41 PM   #3
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Serial numers in 1974 started with R100000 and ended in 1977 with R190000.
Willis, you are right on the money with yours.
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