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Default S&W J Frame Moon Clip Conversion

Has anyone had a moon clip conversion done by Pinnacle? It looks like he is about $45 cheeper than TK Customs. It looks like his turn around time may be longer than TK. Thinking of having my S&W 642 converted.
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Enlighten me please.
Why would one desire moon clips for a J-frame?
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5 times (?) faster reloads.....can also be converted to 9mm.
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Faster reloads for compition shooting and self defense.
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Enlighten me please.
Why would one desire moon clips for a J-frame?
Faster reloads is about the only reason for doing it.

Smith and Wesson offers the 642(&442) with the moon clip cut from the factory.

http://www.smith-wesson.com/webapp/w...layErrorView_Y
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Very interesting. I have a speed loader which is totally useless on my j fame due to the thick rubber grips.

Now I use speed strips. Not as fast but better than one at a time.
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http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=rLJvWIQ...%3DrLJvWIQopII
Here is a video showing how they work.
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