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Old November 26, 2022, 02:38 PM   #1
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Went in to my local pawn shop to buy some ammo…….and I see this. A stainless Charter Arms Undercover .38. Based on the serial number, most likely a late 70’s gun. The gun is in perfect shape and locks up tight. Bore is great and trigger is better than I expected. For $200, I had to take it with me.
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Old November 26, 2022, 03:03 PM   #2
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Those are nice little guns!
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Old November 26, 2022, 03:19 PM   #3
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My wife and daughter both have one.
I was very surprised at the trigger,lock up,and accuracy .
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Old November 27, 2022, 03:26 PM   #4
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Beautiful revolver sir. The research I’ve done puts the first stainless Undercovers at 1980-1981 after serial number 500,000. I believe they first appeared in the ‘81 gun digest. That is an extremely nice specimen! Congrats.
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Old November 27, 2022, 11:21 PM   #5
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That was back when Charter was a good buy - my first ever centerfire handgun was a Charter Off Duty. Nice find, sir, and a steal at that price!
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Old November 28, 2022, 07:33 AM   #6
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I have one of the blued Undercovers. It was my first carry gun. Carried it for quite a few years before I graduated to a Smith Centennial.
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Old November 28, 2022, 03:04 PM   #7
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We keep a couple stashed around here.
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Old November 30, 2022, 07:53 PM   #8
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That's a great price for a great gun.
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Old December 1, 2022, 10:48 AM   #9
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I had a blue one I got used. It ended up cracking through frame at barrel threads. Have no idea of round count before I got it, we shot probably 250 before it gave up the ghost.
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