Pew Pew Tactical reals their choice for the seven best .38 caliber pistols for CCW use. The .38 caliber pistol, according to article was among the preferred choices for a CCW weapon. One of the reasons is that the .38’s predominately come as revolvers and revolvers are:
One of the main reasons you’d want to carry a .38 this because it predominantly comes as a revolver. Revolvers, as we know, are very reliable. There are less moving parts and there’s less to go wrong. That’s why a lot of the police and other agencies used it in great quantities before the advent of reliable semi-automatic pistols. The 7 Best CCW .38 Revolvers – Pew Pew Tactical
Semi-automatic weapons carry more ammo. So, if you are military or law enforcement, the bigger carrying capacity in a CCW pistol the better. Some of the specific 38 caliber pistols listed are . . .
The Ruger LCR comes in a lot of calibers, .38 just happens to be one. What you get with the LCR internal hammer, alloy frame revolver is is an ultra-lightweight, reliable carry gun. The internal hammer helps remove the possibility of any snags as you’re drawing it from your holster. The 7 Best CCW .38 Revolvers – Pew Pew Tactical
Also, this .38 pistol is listed also listed . . .
The Model 85 is one of the most popular guns in the Taurus fleet. What makes it the popular kid in class is the +P capability. It’s light and accurate—as accurate as a short barrel revolver can be. The 7 Best CCW .38 Revolvers – Pew Pew Tactical
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