Post War Transition Heavy Duty

This 4 inch Transition was shipped from the factory on July 11, 1946 to Dicator & Hopkins Co., Boston, Massachusetts.  It was shipped with a 4 inch barrel, blue finish and checkered walnut magna grips.

This 5 inch Transition was shipped from the factory on July 24, 1946 to Hoffman Hardware Co., Los Angleles, CA.  It was one of 3ea in the shipment and was shipped with a 5 inch barrel, blue finish and checkered walnut magna grips.

This 6.5 inch Transition was shipped from the factory on July 19, 1946 to Baker, Hamilton & Pacific Co., San Francisco, CA.  It was one of 3ea in the shipment and was shipped with a 6.5 inch barrel, blue finish and checkered walnut magna grips.

This 6.5 inch Transition is consectutive to the previous gun and was shipped from the factory on July 18, 1946 to Dave Cook Sporting Goods Co., Denver, CO.  It was one of 15ea in the shipment and was shipped with a 6.5 inch barrel, blue finish and checkered walnut magna grips.

This 4 inch Nickel Transition was shipped from the factory on July 18, 1949 to Gene Buris, Blackwell, Oklahoma.  It was shipped with a 4 inch barrel, nickel finish and checkered walnut magna grips.  Transition Heavy Duty pistols in nickel finish are rarely seen as it seems that the factory was focusing on blue finished guns.

This late 4 inch Transition was shipped June 6,  1949 to Abercrombie & Fitch Co., New York City, NY.  There were 3ea guns in the shipment and all had 4 inch barrels, blue finish and checkered walnut Magna grips.