Smith & Wesson 24 24-6 .44 S&W Spl Magnum Revolver SA/DA 6 Shot

SOLD FOR: $770

WOA#:  WY230512DK016

Make: Smith & Wesson

Model:  24-6

Serial Number: DCD0302

Year of Manufacture: 2008 (Limited Run 2006-2012)

Caliber: .44 S&W Special

Action Type:  DA/SA, 6 Shot Fluted Cylinder

Markings:  The left side of the barrel is marked, “44 S.&.W. SPECIAL CTG.”.  The right side of the barrel is marked, “SMITH & WESSON”.  The right side of the frame is marked, “MADE IN U.S.A. / MARCAS REGISTRADAS / SMITH & WESSON / SPRINGFIELD, MASS.” with a Smith & Wesson Trademark Crest.  The inside of the crane is marked, “DCD0302 MOD 24-6”.  The grips have S&W medallions.

Barrel Length: 6.5” 5RH

Sights / Optics:  The front sight is a fixed blade pinned to the barrel rib. The rear sight is an adjustable Square notch sight screwed to the top strap.  The top of the barrel rib is serrated for glare reduction.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  The grips are two piece goncalo alves with a S&W medallion in both grips.  The grips are in Excellent condition with some light handling marks.  The checkering is crisp and the peaks are sharp.  There is a small patch of the checkering on the right side that is slightly dulled.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  6 round fluted cylinder

Type of Finish: Blued

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its blued finish. The drag line is crisp on the cylinder.  There are some light hard to notice scratches on the frame.   The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition with minimal operation wear.  Please see our photos for a better understanding of this handgun’s condition.

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

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This revolver comes with its factory S&W case, Owner’s Manual, Chamber Lock & Keys, Takedown Tools, Factory Spent Cartridge and signatured serialized testing receipt.

Our Assessment:  The Smith & Wesson Model 24-6 is a revolver chambered in .44 S&W Special. It is part of the Model 24 Classic Series manufactured by Smith & Wesson, known for its quality and classic design.

The revolver features a solid steel frame with a blued finish and a barrel length of 6.5 inches. It operates with a double-action/single-action mechanism, allowing the shooter to choose between manually cocking the hammer for single-action shooting or firing in double-action mode. The six-round cylinder provides ample capacity.

The Model 24-6 comes with a fixed front sight and an adjustable rear sight, allowing for precision aiming. The checkered wooden grips offer a secure and comfortable hold.

Due to its longer barrel and adjustable sights, the Model 24-6 is well-suited for target shooting and hunting applications. The .44 S&W Special cartridge provides sufficient power for medium-game hunting and can be considered for self-defense purposes.

Smith & Wesson 24 24-6 .44 S&W Spl Magnum Revolver SA/DA 6 Shot
Smith & Wesson 24 24-6 .44 S&W Spl Magnum Revolver SA/DA 6 Shot