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Old November 10, 2012, 12:07 PM   #1
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S & W 686-4

First, to all that served..HAPPY VETERANS DAY!!

Did s&w make a 686-4 with a 6'' barrel?? I want one , but have yet to see one. If you have one please post a picture. THANKS.
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Old November 10, 2012, 01:50 PM   #2
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Dont know about the 686, but THANKS for your service over all the years Hand SALUTE!
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Old November 10, 2012, 02:58 PM   #3
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Yes, the S&W 686 comes in a 6" barrel. But you don't have to purchase a whole new gun. Just order the 6" barrel and take it and your 686 4" to a gunsmith and he will change the barrels.

Good luck!
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Old November 11, 2012, 08:38 AM   #4
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There were plenty of 6" 686-4s made. I have one myself.
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Old November 11, 2012, 09:20 AM   #5
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I had one too, gave it to my youngest son for his 18th birthday. Internet has made the -4 models one of the most sought after 686s, thus many of them are selling for more than new models. BTW, I have newer and older Smiths and have no preference. Is there reasoning behind your choice other than the internet?
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