GI#: 101560331. The new Colt Python is offered with a high-polish stainless steel finish and either a 4.25-inch or 6-inch barrel. Comparing the old Colt Python model to the new version released on January 1, 2020. Both come with walnut grips that bear the Colt medallion. The new Python is a totally different design then the original Python, who's action dates to the Colt Army Special of 1908. potatojudge 375 Atomic. re: The New 2020 Colt Python already has a couple of issues... Posted by Clames on 1/14/20 at 10:15 pm to finchmeister08 Another Youtube video of the 2020 Python malfunctioning. Building on Colt’s Snake Gun legacy, the legendary double-action revolver returns in stainless steel in 4.25” and 6” barrel lengths. New Colt Python Discussion in 'Revolver Handguns' started by tinbucket, May 6, 2020. When I mentioned the Colt Python. They are similar in size and function to the Colt Trooper and Colt Lawman revolvers. David Bradshaw. Cops’ holsters are filled with either a Colt or S&W DA revolver, with more of the former than the latter. BRAND NEW 2020 Colt Python .357 Mag SP4WTS 4.25 Inch. Shame on you. One of Colt’s major objectives in building the new Python was to make the gun more durable. I will include more of our conversations. There is no doubt in my mind that the newest Snake version is a top hat revolver. Colt launched the new Python in late 2019 in the form of 6-shot stainless steel, double-action chambered in 38 Special/ 357 Magnum. Lots of "coulds" and "mights", I know. A few days after the SHOT Show, a buddy asked what the best thing I saw was. Buy a new colt python online. Colt's Manufacturing Company - firearms, handguns, pistols, rifles, revolvers. The double-action revolver originally debuted in 1955. Colt launched the new Python in late 2019 in the form of 6-shot stainless steel, double-action chambered in 38 Special/ 357 Magnum. It changed the frame at the rear sight to give it a bit more cross-section and to accommodate the new rear sight. 20. I’ve been reading several articles recently about the new Colt Python that is now available (limited availability). Next Last. Now, new guns are not the "real" classic versions, but any time production is ramped back up it may very well depress the value of the originals. Posts: 1,516 . Slightly heavier built than original ones with thicker top strap. The 2020 Colt Python is a six-shot, stainless steel, double-action revolver chambered in .357 Magnum. true price: $ 245.00 In Stock! Moran is a wizard of the Colt Python. Jan 25, 2018 #1 Saw the new Colt Python at the gun shop yesterday. As far as revolvers go, the Python is iconic. The new Python is a "version" of the Mark III/original King Cobra in that it's a transfer bar safety-ignition design, but which has an updated "vee" type mainspring similar to the old Colt spring, and still has the old Colt "Bank Vault Lockup" cylinder. Having never shot the original, I can’t compare it to the classic. Revolvers; 2020. Jerry Moran called to discuss the new Python. tinbucket Well-Known Member. Find out what's the same - and what's different. Written By John Taffin. It’s available in 4.25”/ 108 mm and 6”/ 152 mm barrel lengths. Reports I’ve read thus far have been pretty positive. The new Colt Python features a recessed barrel crown and easily changeable front sight. I thought in the old version it too had a smooth trigger. Colt Python: once Bitten, twice shy. The new Colt Python. po deposit only: new colt python 2020 357 mag, stainless, 4.25" barrel, 6 rounds - new for 2020!!! I was extremely disappointed! The frame geometry is changed to make for easier control. After some 20 years, Colt announces the coming back of a great revolver classic, the Python in .357 Magnum. The Colt Python magnum revolver has returned in all its glory and now features upgraded internals that lend the most famous of “snake guns” a new lease on life. Internally, the newer models have been “beefed up” to withstand sustained use of heavy magnum loads. It's been a while since I held an Old Python. John Canaday May 30, 2020 at 4:27 pm # I was very disappointed with the new Colt revolvers when they first came out! The grips are tightly fitted with a four-point lockup with three positioning screws in addition to the grip screw. [That's what she said]. 4 Responses to Colt Python 2020, an elegant sidearm for a more civilized time. Won’t say “revival" or "rebirth,” as they are not the same gun. More than a hundred years after Colt’s successful line of cavalry pistols the company released a new revolver: the Colt Python.One of seven mid-20th century Colt … This is a pre-owned Colt Python stainless steel in .357 Magnum … NEVER, EVER had problems with the original Colt revolvers whither 1851, 1860s,1861, 1873s, New Service revolvers, the … The new Python has the lines of the classic great from Colt but with some mechanical improvements and simplifications. But for now . New Colt Python Details. It was circa-1955. It is currently available with 4.25″ and 6″ barrels and custom wood medallion stocks made by Altamont. The Colt Python worked with the … The newest Colt Python is one beautiful handgun. MGYSGT. Freshly home from SHOT 2020 and my decidedly disappointing first shots with the “New” Colt Python, I was in need of some nostalgia. The Python 2020 is stainless steel and features a stronger frame with a re-designed rear sight. History. Seller: Custom Shop Inc . A fresh outing with my 80’s vintage 6″ blued Python was just the ticket, much like taking a ’60’s Mustang out for a spin can drive the memory of the Mustang II from one’s mind. Naturally intrigued with its reincarnation. The New Colt Python. The Colt Python is a double action handgun chambered for the .357 Magnum cartridge, built on Colt's large I-frame. The New Colt Python A Delightful Retro-Surprise. Colt's new Python revolvers feature stainless-steel frames, barrels and cylinders, which are all polished to a semi-bright finish. In Blue Hard Case AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT OUR ON-LINE STORE We are proud to offer a selection of the NEW 2020 Colt Python. Perfect for me with a light trigger pull in single action. These updated versions of the Colt Python have a few changes to differentiate them from the old snake guns but they maintain the classic looks and operation of the originals. 3,023 689 113. . Handguns. One of the improvements is the use of stronger stainless steel alloys. The new one promises greater durability. The 2020 Python features modern stainless steel alloys and a re-designed rear sight. I wanted the gun so badly! The ...Click for more info. Colt selected a new and improved stainless steel and took advantage of the advances in metallurgy since the Chevy Bel Air was the hottest thing from Detroit. In 1956, at a time I was making 90 cents an hour, I purchased the first new .45 Colt 71/2″ to arrive in my area and managed to resist the Python. I shot the new Colt Python yesterday. 2020 Colt Python. The Colt Python is back. Eagle1899. The top strap is stronger and the sights much improved. Same 357 mag/38 special caliber with 4.25” and 6” barrel lengths. Double action trigger 7.5 to 9 pounds and single action at 3 to 4 pounds. But never fear, JWT has new 6-inch barrel model in hand and a 4.25-inch barrel model on the way. They did, after all, revive the Cobra. . The original guns were virtually hand-made and hand-finished. The Colt Product Innovation Team refined the design of the new Colt Python and performed rigorous testing, ensuring it meets the demands of shooters and collectors. David Bradshaw Photos Vol. The action is smooth, very smooth. Then in the 1960s Colt began to advertise the 4″ Python, using full-sized pictures. I have seen one, and handled it. Consider also that Colt could start making the Python again. new colt python for sale and auction. Go. 1 of 2 Go to page. Silver $$ Contributor. I would imagine it is every bit worth the $1500 price tag for those that just have to have their first chance to own a true Python. JRS. May 6, 2020 #1 . Area Code: 406 . Bullseye shooting, where you stood on your hind legs and shot one-handed is king. Pythons have a reputation for accuracy, smooth trigger pull, and a tight cylinder lock-up. Sell your new colt python for FREE today on GunsAmerica! https://www.gunsandammo.com/editorial/new-2020-upgraded-colt-python/370… I have a Colt Trooper with a smooth rounded face. I shot each model as they were introduced. $1,795.95 . Thread starter MGYSGT; Start date Jan 25, 2018; 1; 2; Next. This will be a review of the new, 2020 Colt Python on its own merits. Original Pythons had the reputation of shooting themselves loose and requiring tune-ups to reset timing and lockup. With target grade components like the sights, hammer and trigger and the oh so familiar ventilated rib on the barrel; this rerelease was a thing of … He also has an original, so we’ll be reviewing the new gun and then do a side-by-side post comparing the two. Jan 25, 2018 #2 What are you talking about....? Colt also availed themselves of the advances in metallurgy since the Python was designed, and use stronger stainless steel for the new Python than was available back in the old days. 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