I kinda figured the recoil would be a tad "snappy" , especially after shooting a S&W air weight snubby in .357 with hot loads. But it would make for a great all day on the trail carry gun. I've already got a few .44's but have always been interested in this one.
I have carried one for several years while I am on the farm and have had no problems with it. I have shot full power loads but generally use midpower reloads for everyday use. There are not too many things around here that need full power loads. A long barrel 629 serves that purpose when the need arrives. I shoot it often at the range and am very pleased with how accurate I am with it. It certainly is a pleasure to carry.
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