2003 Smith & Wesson Performance Center 625-8 VComp 170238 .45 ACP 4″ DA/SA

SOLD FOR: $1,280

WOA# WY240311WOA005

Make: Smith & Wesson Performance Center

Model: 625-8 V-Comp, No. 170238

Serial Number: RVC0125

Year of Manufacture: 2003

Caliber: .45 ACP

Action Type: Double Action Revolver with Swing Out Cylinder

Markings: Standard markings.

Barrel Length: 4″

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a blaze orange ramped blade dovetailed into the barrel. The rear sight is a square notch S&W micrometer sight. The topstrap is drilled and tapped under the rear sight.

Grip Configuration & Condition: The grips are smooth wood Ahrends combat stocks. There are a couple little marks through the finish and light surface scrapes, most noticeable on the left panel down at the bottom. There is a gap between the two panels. The grips rate in about very good  overall condition.

Type of Finish: Stainless

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion and for the age, the bore rates a 10 out of 10.

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 97% of its metal finish. There are some minor scuffs that have caused smooth spots. There are some scattered light handling marks. The  non-fluted cylinder has a faint turn line. Every other chamber on the cylinder has light burn marks. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this handgun rates in about excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions fluidly as designed. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a more thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included is a Performance Center hard case, Hogue Monogrip, two moon clips, a non-ported muzzle cap and wrench, paperwork including the manual, and a serial matching white shipping box.

Our Assessment: This Smith & Wesson 625-8 V Comp Revolver is a  firearm that combines power, precision, and heritage. Look no further than this masterpiece. It’s more than just a firearm; it’s a symbol of timeless craftsmanship and unmatched reliability. The 625-8 V Comp revolver has a non-fluted cylinder that is chambered in .45 ACP, a cartridge known for its immense stopping power. Whether you’re in the field or at the range, this revolver delivers the performance you need when it matters most. The V Comp features a Performance Center tuned action for a smooth, competition grade, light trigger pull. Its integral compensator looks great giving the revolver a definitive profile and helps manage recoil, allowing for rapid, accurate follow-up shots. Smith & Wesson’s commitment to quality is evident in every detail. From the stainless steel construction to the wooden grip, the 625-8 V Comp is a testament to over 150 years of firearms excellence. Whether you’re a hunter, a sport shooter, or someone who values the peace of mind that comes from home defense, the 625-8 V Comp is a versatile choice that hasn’t let competition shooters like Jerry Miculek down and won’t let you down either. When you purchase a Smith & Wesson 625-8 V Comp, you’re not just buying a firearm. You’re investing in a legacy of excellence. Remember it’s a 45 ACP revolver.Please see our photos.  Good luck and enjoy the auction.-K.F.

2003 Smith & Wesson Performance Center 625-8 VComp 170238 .45 ACP 4" DA/SA
2003 Smith & Wesson Performance Center 625-8 VComp 170238 .45 ACP 4″ DA/SA