The Taurus 856 is a compact and reliable firearm that combines sleek design with practical features. Designed for concealed carry and self-defense purposes, this .38 Special +P revolver offers excellent performance in a compact package.
Key features of this revolver include:
Caliber: The Taurus 856 is chambered in .38 Special, a popular and widely available caliber known for its versatility and effectiveness in self-defense situations. The revolver may be used with both standard .38 Special cartridges and the more powerful .38 Special +P cartridges.
Capacity: The Taurus 856 has a 6-round cylinder capacity, providing you with ample firepower for personal defense. The 6-round capacity ensures you have enough rounds at your disposal to handle potential threats effectively.
Compact Size: With its compact frame and 2" barrel, the Taurus 856 is designed for easy concealment and comfortable carry. Its small dimensions make it ideal for those seeking a reliable revolver that can be discreetly carried on their person.
Double-Action/Single-Action (DA/SA): The Taurus 856 operates in both double-action and single-action modes. In double-action mode, pulling the trigger both cocks and releases the hammer, allowing for quick and consecutive shots. In single-action mode, the hammer is manually cocked, resulting in a lighter and more precise trigger pull.
All-steel Construction: The revolver is built with a durable steel frame, cylinder and barrel, ensuring longevity and reliability.
Spurred Hammer: The Taurus 856 features a spurred hammer design, allowing for easy cocking and manual control over the hammer's position. The spurred hammer facilitates single-action shooting and provides an additional safety measure when needed.
Fixed Sights: This revolver is equipped with fixed sights, consisting of a front blade sight and a rear notch sight. The fixed sight setup provides a simple and reliable aiming system, aiding in target acquisition and accurate shooting.
Ergonomic Grip: The Taurus 856 is designed with an soft rubber ergonomic grip that provides a comfortable and secure hold. The black textured surface reduces the chances of slippage and ensuring better control over the revolver.
Smooth Trigger Pull: The Taurus 856 is known for its smooth trigger pull, enhancing accuracy and allowing for precise shot placement. The smooth trigger action enables shooters to maintain control and improve overall shooting performance.
Transfer Bar Safety: The revolver is equipped with a transfer bar safety mechanism, which prevents the hammer from striking the firing pin unless the trigger is pulled. This safety feature enhances the overall safety of the firearm, reducing the risk of accidental discharges.
Versatility: The Taurus 856 is a versatile revolver suitable for both experienced shooters and those new to firearms. Its compact size, .38 Special chambering and user-friendly features make it an excellent choice for concealed carry, home defense and recreational shooting.
The Taurus 856 revolver offers a great blend of reliability, compactness and practicality. With its .38 Special +P chambering, 6-round capacity, steel construction, DA/SA action and rubber grip it is a viable option for those seeking a reliable self-defense firearm.
Whether you're a seasoned shooter or a beginner, you'll find the Taurus 856 delivers on its promise of power, reliability and value.
|Manufacturer Part Number||2-85621|
|Gun Action||Double / Single Action|