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Taurus Defender 856 Matte 38 Special Revolver

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SKU:  128446378
ITEM:  2-85635NSVZ

The Taurus Defender 856 Matte 38 Special Revolver is designed with home and personal defense in mind. This single-double action firearm boasts a 6-round capacity and features stainless steel barrel. The construction is complemented with a VZ grip and features night sights and a transfer bar for safety.

Features and Benefits

  • 38 Special +P caliber
  • Single, double action with a 6-round capacity
  • Stainless steel frame and cylinder with matte finishes
  • Stainless steel barrel with a matte finish
  • VZ grip
  • Night sights
  • Transfer bar safety
  • Hammer firing system
  • Extended ejector rod


  • Manufacturer warranty - parts: Limited Lifetime
  • Manual Safety: No
  • Activity: Recreational Shooting
  • Barrel length (in.): 3
  • Product width (in.): 1.41
  • Product height (in.): 4.8
  • Grip: VZ Black/Gray
  • Product Type: Revolver
  • Product weight (lb.): 1.38
  • Manufacturer warranty - labor: Limited Lifetime
  • Product length (in.): 7.5
  • Front sight: Night Sight w/Orange Outline/Fixed
  • Magazine capacity: 6
  • Manufacturer warranty - general: Limited Lifetime
  • Rifle Ammo Type: Centerfire

What's in the Box

  • Taurus Defender 856 Matte 38 Special Revolver
  • Owner's manual

Important Product and Safety Information

  • We recommend the use of protective eyewear whenever using or near the use of this item.
  • Firearms purchased online are shipped to your local Academy Sports + Outdoors as selected in the checkout process.
  • Please note that all firearm purchases require valid US government issued ID and related firearm paperwork.
  • You must be a resident of the state selected for pickup.

Shipping Restriction: Currently we are not able to ship this product to the following state(s).
  • Shipping is restricted.