Smith & Wesson S&W Model 617-6 160584A .22 LR 4″ 10 Shot DA/SA Revolver

SOLD FOR: $1275

LSB#: 210909BW18

Make: Smith & Wesson

Model: 617-6, The K-22 Masterpiece Stainless Full-Lug, SKU 160548A

Serial Number: CZY6848

Year of Manufacture: 2015-2021

Caliber: .22 Short, Long, and Long Rifle

Action Type: Single and Double Action Revolver with Swing-Out Cylinder

Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “.22 LONG RIFLE CTG.” and the right side of the barrel is marked “SMITH & WESSON”. The yoke cut is marked “CZY6848 / 617-6”. The left side of the frame has an S&W logo and the right side of the frame has the four line Marcas Registradas address. The butt of the grip frame is marked with the serial number. There are inspection marks on the sides of the grip frame and on the yoke. The underside of the topstrap is marked “A”.

Barrel Length: 4”

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a Patridge blade pinned on a serrated ramp on a serrated solid rib. There is a square notch S&W micrometer click adjustable rear sight installed on the topstrap, it is adjustable for windage and elevation. The topstrap under the rear sight is drilled and tapped for mounting optics (none included).

Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are black rubber with finger grooves, raised oval texturing, and S&W logos on each side. There are light handling marks, no major defects. The texturing is strong. The grips rate in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish: Stainless

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There are a couple tiny spots of erosion at the muzzle.

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 97% of its metal finish. There are some draglines and swirls from use and storage. There are a couple of little scuffs that have caused smooth spots, most noticeable on the trigger guard. There is a little hairline scratch on the left side of the frame below the rear sight. There is a turn line on the cylinder. There is light operational wear. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear. Overall, this handgun rates in about Fine condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The single-action trigger is crisp and the double-action smooth. The cylinder lockup produces light side-to-side movement. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be required to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included is a case with a mismatched label and paperwork including the manual.

Our Assessment: This is a Smith & Wesson Model 617, 10-Shot .22 Long Rifle Single and Double Action Target Revolver with a 4” barrel. These revolvers are tremendous fun to shoot. So much fun, that an aftermarket supply of speed-loaders and speed-loader blocks has sprung up to service the demand. You can use this revolver to compete in everything from Ruger Rimfire Matches to the Steel Challenge. You can use it for informal or formal target shooting. You can use it for pest control or use it for practice, as an understudy, instead of using expensive centerfire ammo to practice double-action revolver shooting. But most of all, you can use it with your friends and family to have fun! Please see our photos and good luck!

Smith & Wesson S&W Model 617-6 160584A .22 LR 4" 10 Shot DA/SA Revolver
Smith & Wesson S&W Model 617-6 160584A .22 LR 4″ 10 Shot DA/SA Revolver