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Old April 1, 2012, 06:07 PM   #1
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Does anyone make a tiny 32 like the NAA .22?

NAA made a prototype back in 2006 but decided to stick with 22 revolvers, but you'd think with their success with tiny revolvers that someone would produce a 32acp or H&R in the same vein. I've scoured the internet and only found the Taurus 731 6 shot but it's rather larger than the midi.

Does anyone know? 32 H&R seems like a nice round for a small gun as it is low pressure and still a step up from the 22mag.

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Old April 8, 2012, 09:29 AM   #2
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So, that's a "no" then...
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Old April 8, 2012, 09:47 AM   #3
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NAA has hinted that they will revist the concept. That prototype was a horror. I don't see why they don't just upscale the mini to 22. The attempt to make it a break top seems not to have worked.
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Old April 8, 2012, 09:58 AM   #4
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Wasn't Dick Casull working on a tiny .32 single action ay one point, that never saw the light of day? If NAA offered an slightly larger mini in, say, .32 acp, I'd buy one, just for fun if nothing else.

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Old April 9, 2012, 07:52 AM   #5
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I wonder if the Ruger Bearcat could handle .32. Or isn't that small enough?
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Old April 9, 2012, 07:58 AM   #6
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I have handled and shot more than one Bearcat that has been converted to .32. Do a search on the Gunblast site to see what Boge Quinn had done.
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Old April 9, 2012, 08:06 AM   #7
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The Iver Johnson "Owlhead" 5 shot top-break in 32 S&W is about as close as one could get even with modern design and materials. I regret selling mine.
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Old April 9, 2012, 04:00 PM   #8
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this is about as small as they come... my "lil friends" S&W it is single action though...

double actions... the "lil bicycle guns" ... still in the mild 32 S&W, but double action though... this one is a Hopkins & Allen Safety Police DAO snubbie... pretty darn little

this one an Iver Johnson Bicycle gun, double action, in 32 S&W

This one is just a little bigger & a bit uglier ( cosmetically ) but is chambered in 38 S&W, & works well enough, that I used it to range qualify for my CCW renewal this last time... it is also a single action

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Old April 9, 2012, 04:11 PM   #9
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While I won't speak for quality both Cimarron and Davis/Cobra make a .32 HR derringers. The Cimarron comes with a second barrel for .38sp. As close as I think you'll get today.

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