Is the EAA Windicator any good?
The Windicator features rugged fixed sights. Unlike the simple groove cut into the top strap on many revolvers, the EAA Windicator features high-visibility sights that offer excellent combat ability. A fast handling double-action revolver is a good all-around choice for personal defense.
Where are EAA Windicator made?
Its name says it all, “Windicator.” Made in Germany by Weihrauch Revolver, this dependable revolver has your back! The six-shot, DA/SA Windicator is purpose- built with 2-inch, 4-inch, and now 6-inch barrel models. You can also choose from Nickel Finish or Blue/Black Finish.
What is a EAA Windicator?
The EAA Windicator is a 2 inch snub-nosed six-shot single action / double action revolver chambered in . 38 special and . 357 magnum. Its fixed sights are comprised of a plain black ramp blade in the front and a plain “U” shaped fixed channel in the back.
Is the EAA Windicator AK frame?
The gun is a basic K-Frame size at about 26 oz. in weight. Lighter than my 1911’s, but still a good size for my large hands.
Is the EAA windicator a good gun?
The EAA Windicator features grooves in the trigger face that add to good control. The shorter-barrel revolver isn’t much more difficult to use well than the four-inch barrel revolver if you use.38 Special loads. It actually comes on target more quickly at close range.
What kind of Revolver is a windicator?
A sturdy double-action revolver with a swing-out cylinder, the Windicator is offered in a .38 Special version and also a .357 Magnum model. Since the .357 Magnum accepts both .38 Special and .357 Magnum loads, without any difficulty it was my first choice. The Windicator is a K-Frame more or less.
Is the windicator a good gun for home defense?
If you are willing to master the .357 Magnum — and it kicks a lot, more than twice as much as a 9mm Luger — you will have a formidable man stopper, more proven than any other pistol cartridge. The Windicator is appropriate for use as a house gun. For a modest price, you have a good home-defense gun that is simple enough for the family to operate.
Is the Ria windicator heavy to carry?
The RIA double action revolvers have a swept down hammer spur that lends itself to shooting in this way. Yes, it is heavy on its own. Compared to the 1911 I normally carry, this is a feather. My Windicator weighs slightly more than 29 oz. due to a larger grip and carries very well with an Azula molded pancake holster.