Ruger GP100 4.2" vs Smith & Wesson Model 642

Ruger GP100 4.2" facing right

Ruger GP100 4.2"

DA/SA Full-Sized Revolver Chambered in 357 Magnum
vs
Smith & Wesson Model 642 facing left

Smith & Wesson Model 642

DAO J-Frame Revolver Chambered in 38 Special +P

Dimensions

  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
GP100 4.2" 9.5 in 5.7 in 1.56 in 40 oz
Model 642 6.3 in 4.2 in 1.3 in 14.4 oz

Details

  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
GP100 4.2" 4.2 in DA/SA ruger.com
Model 642 1.87 in DAO smith-wesson.com

Capacity

  357 Magnum 38 Special +P
GP100 4.2" 7 -
Model 642 - 5

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