Make sure to check out Clay's full review on GunsAmerica: https://www.gunsamerica.com/blog/sw-mp-bodyguard-38-special-crimson-trace-federal-hst-full-review/.
USA -(Ammoland.com)- I admit being a bit of a traditionalist when it comes to concealed-carry revolvers. I like them with slim grips, fixed sights, and exposed hammers. Why? I couldn’t possibly answer that.
But I am a person of changing tastes. Glock pistols have grown on me given how oddly shaped their subsequent imitators have become. In revolvers, the...Source: www.ammoland.com
Overview. Chambered in .38 S&W Special +P, the M&P BODYGUARD BG38 continues Smith & Wesson’s broad line of reliable, small-frame self-defense revolvers.
Overview. Chambered in .38 S&W Special +P, the new M&P Bodyguard 38 revolver is double action only and features a 1.875” stainless steel barrel with a lightweight, one-piece aluminum alloy upper frame, making it an ideal choice for concealed carry and personal protection.
The Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 380 is a compact semi-automatic pistol produced by Smith & Wesson chambered for the .380 ACP cartridge
Smith & Wesson has produced revolvers over the years in several standard frame sizes. M refers to the small early Ladysmith frame, I to the small .32 frame, J to the small .38 frame, K to the medium .38 frame, L to medium large, and N to the largest .44 Magnum type frame. In 2003, the even larger X frame was introduced for the .500 S&W Magnum.. Smith & Wesson Model 1
Compact revolvers have been popular almost from the birth of the wheelgun. In the 19th Century they were often pretty weak affairs, but near the dawn of the smokeless powder era, Smith and Wesson pioneered the compact, hammerless double action revolver with their “Safety Hammerless” model.