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Charter Arms 74420 Bulldog 5RD 44SP 2.5"

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Model: 74420
Condition: Factory New
Bud's Item Number: 38055
UPC: 678958744200

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Known for its rugged reliability and stopping power, Charter’s Bulldog is a versatile revolver for personal or home protection. With a barrel length of 2.5”, this .44 Special is one of the larger revolvers to qualify for concealed carry. This safe, reliable revolver is powerful enough for serious home protection, but has the size and functionality for effective concealed carry!

If you are looking for a safe, reliable revolver powerful enough for serious home protection, but with the size and functionality for effective concealed carry, Charter’s .44 Special is an outstanding double-duty choice for the job.

Finish Charcoal
Type AK Pistol
Action Recoil Operation
Caliber 22 Short
Barrel Length 2 1/2"
Capacity 40 1
Safety Internal Sear Block and Integrated Trigger Safety
Grips Orange Polymer
Sights Fiber Optic Front, White Dot Rear
Weight 21 oz
Finish Stainless
Type Revolver
Action Single/Double
Caliber 44 Special
Barrel Length 2.5"
Capacity 5
Safety Hammer block Only
Grips Black
Sights Fixed
Weight 21 oz
Finish Tan
Type Single Shot
Action Double Action
Caliber 22 Mag
Barrel Length 1.88"
Capacity 10 + 1
Safety Slide Safety ,Decocker
Grips Zytel
Sights Buckhorn
Weight 21 oz

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Reviewed By: william l on 01/27/2016 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
This was my first purchase from Bud's Gun Shop and I must say the transaction was smooth, the Charter Arms Bulldog 44SP arrived in a nice caring case and the gun was in perfect condition. I opted for the 90 day pay plan and actually completed the purchase early. The delivery was "on time" and never had an issue from the time I selected my gun until it arrived at the FF dealer.

I have picked out a 1911 and it is already on 90 day layaway, it not easy these days to find a company that provides customer service, so I will continue to shop with Bud's , and thank you Bud's for a real satisfied buying experience.

Bill, Newport News, Va.

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Reviewed By: Gregory A on 01/23/2016 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Fast delivery from Bud's, as usual. Great light weight and slim revolver. Everyone should have one of these!

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Reviewed By: Scott M on 12/12/2015 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Great revolver for carry, night stand or glove box. A pleasure to shoot, even more so with the Pachmayr Compact Grip. The .44 Special is a fine calibre for a defensive firearm. Given thatt it is a Bulldog with the lightened frame, you want to be very selective in your ammunition choice. Save the very hot rounds for your beefier revolvers (Ruger, Smith, Colt)...go with 200gr Speer Gold Dot .44 SPL #23980 or similarly pressured personal defence rounds. More than enough to do the job.

Excellent service from Buds Gun Shop. Am buying all my new firearms through this site, can't beat the price or service.

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Reviewed By: William H on 11/17/2015 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Caution, this gun and .44 Special caliber are habit forming. This is my third Bulldog. The first gun I bought to replace a shotgun as stand by at home gun. It's role changed when I bought another Revolver for that. The second gun I traded with Gurney for an Undercover .38 Special. I got this one 'cause even though the first gun functioned nicely, I didn't like the sights. At Bud's prices, why not just buy another? I have yet to shoot this one but the sights are nice. Some parts from the first gun have migrated to the third gun. I have three different sets of grips I can use. I recommend to you: that you load your own ammo with Winchester or Federal Primers. You should polish the sides of the hammer. You can get lighter hammer springs and Federal Primers will prevent light strikes. Reloads should be only for practice not carry.

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Reviewed By: William J. B on 07/30/2015 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
I purchased a Charter Arms .44 Bulldog in May 2015 and have put about 150 rounds through it. This is an excellent firearm. Very easy to shoot, accurately. Not much recoil and easy to put on target. Buds did a good job and working through them was smooth and effortless. The price for the Bulldog was the best I could find! I highly recommend the Charter Arms .44 Bulldog and also am very pleased with Bud's Gun Shop. They are good to work with.

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