Smith and Wesson Model 36 For Sale
For sale is a Smith & Wesson Model 36 revolver in .38 S&W SPL. Serial number- 367J58. This 5 shot Model 36 is in good condition and features a nickel plated finish with wood grips. The Model 36 was designed in the era just after World War II, when Smith & Wesson stopped producing war materials and resumed normal production. For the Model 36, they sought to design a revolver that could fire the more powerful .38 Special round in a small, concealable package.
The Smith and Wesson Model 36 For Sale design was introduced at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) convention in 1950, and was favorably received. A vote was held to name the new revolver, and the name “Chiefs Special” won. It was produced as the “Chiefs Special” until 1957, when it then became the Model 36. This revolver has proved to be reliable and popular for personal protection due to its size and weight.
This Smith and Wesson Model 36 For Saler, designed primarily for plainclothesmen and off-duty police officers, made its public debut at The International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in 1950. At the conference, the Smith & Wesson sales force asked the police chiefs to vote on a name for the new revolver. The most commonly suggested name was .38 Chief’s Special®. Designed with the needs of law enforcement officials in mind, the Chief’s Special proved to be a popular revolver for personal protection due to its size and weight. When Smith & Wesson adopted model numbers in 1957, the Chiefs Special became the Model 36.
Smith and Wesson Model 36 For Sale have had your back since 1950. These small revolvers were designed to fire full power rounds and are as simple and easy to use as they are reliable. Available in various calibers and with three diverse hammer designs, it is no surprise that the Smith & Wesson J-Frame has become the most popular, small-frame, defense revolver on the market.