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I seriously thought this was about asking a model that works for S&W on a date. :facepalm: I would start with a small token of my affection... LAPD and LASD, among other LEA, both issued them and 1970 was in that model's big time relative to production.i have a S&W model 15-3 in the family collection and wanted to see if i can find out how to date one of these revolvers so i can a general year of production If you intend to sell it, S&W revolver collectors place value on having the original box, papers, and wax paper. The Model 15 was made in the hundreds of thousands of units over the years. If you intend to sell it, S&W revolver collectors place value on having the original box, papers, and wax paper.
I believe the date tables are in the front part of the book. The Model 15 was made in the hundreds of thousands of units over the years. Out of the family collection, this is my favorite 38, and will never sell this handgun.
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For those Smith Wesson with serial numbers, see the pictures below to find where to look.
Once you've located the serial number, then you can try to contact Smith and Wesson and see if they can give you an information about your particular gun like date of manufacture or other specific details.
But the Stanard Catalog of Smith & Wesson will give you a time frame of the manufacturing of all S&W pistols.
If I remember right there's like a 3-4 month wait for the letter, as there's only one guy doing the research. I don't believe there is a date code chart on line anywhere.
If you own a Smith and Wesson handgun, you might be interested in finding out some more information on your particular gun.
Once you locate the serial number, then you are able to do some research and find out a little history on your gun.
ok its after '68 then, i have the hogue rubber grips on it Go to a bookstore and look for the 3rd Ed of the Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson in the Sports Section.
S&W can probably provide an exact date based on the serial number.