Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Anything, JayJacked, maxout1, Qoutfitters, jco9
61987 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 81814
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44190
BOBO the Clown 42272
BMD 40617
bill oxner 38662
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34380
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31248
facebook
Forum Stats
61987 Members
46 Forums
430090 Topics
5929396 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6305677 - 05/20/16 04:54 PM Taurus 605
texasdude28 Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 06/12/11
Posts: 2833
Loc: Clairette
I have a chance to purchase a new Taurus blued 605 for under $300. Can anyone with actual experience with this model tell me pros or cons to purchasing it? Thanks in advance.

Top
#6305921 - 05/20/16 09:15 PM Re: Taurus 605 [Re: texasdude28]
patriot07 Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 11/06/11
Posts: 1456
Loc: Royse City, TX
I have a Taurus model 85. It out-shoots my Colt, S&W, and Dan Wesson.

Top
#6305940 - 05/20/16 09:32 PM Re: Taurus 605 [Re: texasdude28]
KC Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 09/29/08
Posts: 16432
Loc: Hunt County
I had a 605 for a while. It worked just fine, as good as any other snubbie.
_________________________
It is what it is...


Top
#6306462 - 05/21/16 04:20 PM Re: Taurus 605 [Re: texasdude28]
Couzin Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 12/31/07
Posts: 1035
Loc: Terrell, Texas
I have had two - a 605 and a 617. I had trouble at the range with short stroking the trigger and locking it up. Probably operator error but it happened enough that I sold them down the river. My SIL picked up a new 605 and first time at the range it broke something internal and locked up real tight. Some folks swear by em, some swear at em...
_________________________
“Only at the end do you realize the power of the Dark Side.”

Top
#6307754 - 05/22/16 10:29 PM Re: Taurus 605 [Re: texasdude28]
texasdude28 Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 06/12/11
Posts: 2833
Loc: Clairette
anyone else?

Top
#6308151 - 05/23/16 10:31 AM Re: Taurus 605 [Re: texasdude28]
JESmith Offline


Registered: 03/03/09
Posts: 499
Loc: Allen, TX
Had one for a while. It did not like hi-power magnum loads like buffalo bore. Shot fine with most everything else. Try one before you buy it. That little gun has a LOT of recoil. Not comfortable to shoot.

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide