Under the "Pinned Barrel...." thread, a couple of misguided souls attempted to besmirch the beauty of such a set up, that is, a full lug barrel on a DA revolver from that august firm of Smith & Wesson. I offer for your viewing pleasure my Smith Model 29 with 5" full lug barrel:
And, for a small sized revovler, the Model 586:
And, for those who question the portability of the Model 586, those of us of a more robust constitution have no problem:
Just to clear the air.