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Taurus 85 Ultra-Lite .38 Special +P Revolver, 2" Barrel, 5 Rounds, Black/Blued

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This Taurus 85 revolver is fast and powerful, yet deceptively lightweight.

This Taurus Model 85 Revolver is an incredibly compact concealed-carry handgun. This revolver carries five rounds of .38 Special +P ammo; powerful with manageable recoil and great accuracy, its everything youd want in a critical situation. With a two-inch, six-grooved barrel, the revolver fits comfortably in any carry position. With the transfer bar safety and Taurus Security System, you have multiple measures to inhibit firing until youre ready.

Taurus started out as a tool-and-die manufacturer that today focuses on firearms, with a focus on revolvers, pistols and related accessories. Their background gives them expertise in modern machinery, processes, and quality assurance protocols to ensure customers receive accurate, reliable products. They hold high standards across all of their lines so that you can rely on their firearms as your Everyday Gun.

Cheaper Than Dirt! has .38 Special ammunition, including +P with hollow point bullets for effective personal protection. Browse our holsters by carrying position to find the size and style that best fit your needs. We also have a wide range of additional self-defense options ready to ship to your door, whether youre a civilian or on duty.

Taurus Model 85 Ultra-Light Re volver Specifications and Features:

Caliber: 38 Special +P
Capacity: 5 Rounds
Action: Single/Double-Action
Barrel: 2"
Rifling: 1:16.5", 6 Grooves
Sight: Fixed
Grip: Black Rubber
Safety: Taurus Security System, Transfer Bar
Dimensions: 4.28"H x 1.356"W
Weight: 17 oz
Finish: Blued

Free one-year NRA membership available with the purchase of any new Taurus firearm.

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