It’s known that firearms can serve for a long time after they’re no longer cutting edge. Flintlocks held on long into the percussion era. During the American Civil War, plenty of cavalry units, especially local militias, turned up with single-shot pistols despite Colt’s revolvers having been on the market for a while by then.
When put side by side, how do the Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 38 and Model 642 stack up? Richard Johnson compares these two fantastic handguns from S&W.
Smith & Wesson added a laser-less model to its Bodyguard 38 revolver lineup, offering consumers an affordable, no frills wheelgun for personal defense.
Until the end of 2017, Smith & Wesson is offering a $50 rebate on select firearms, and consumers will receive their pre-paid Mastercard faster than ever, thanks to the company's new rebate-processing system.
DeSantis Gunhide developed six new holsters for the Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 380.