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10 Taurus Guns That You Need To Know About [PICS]


Whether you are looking for something to carry everyday, or for home defense, you need to check out these guns from Taurus.

The fact that Taurus has been producing guns since the 1940s surprises people. This manufacturer doesn’t seem to be a household name, like many other companies. However, Taurus is boosting its lineup with everything from home protection options, hunting and field sidearm choices, to a bevy of concealed carry weapons.

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The company is gaining rapid popularity and its weapons are affordable and dependable. If you don’t know these 10 Taurus guns, you need to check them out now.

1. The Judge



There are two words to describe this piece: hand cannon. The Judge can load either 410 shotshells or 45s. It weighs in at 36.8 ounces unloaded, which is light considering what it can do for you. The Judge belongs to a family of 410 Shotshell and .45 Colt options, which boasts over 10 variations on this theme.

2. 1911

Taurus 1911


Taurus has a lot to offer with this classic design. Both 9 MM and .45 ACP are represented in this model. Also, There are many options in terms of furniture and materials in this line. Taurus offers one of the most affordable and reliable 1911’s in today’s market.

3. 180 Curve



The 180 Curve is truly an innovation. This is the first ever concealed carry firearm that is curved to fit the contours of the human body. On top of that, the 180 Curve has a light and laser built right into the frame. Chambered in .380 and weighing on 10.2 ounces, this is the future of personal defense.

4.  738 TCP



The 738 TCP is extremely light and dependable. This is a great option for minimal exposure and imprinting. The 738 TCP is chambered in .380 and weighs in at 10.2 ounces, like the 180 Curve. Taurus offers yet another great personal protection option with this gun.

5. “SLIM” series

709 SLIM


Following the theme of personal defense and concealed carry, the “SLIM” series continues the thread, but beefs up the caliber. You can find this one chambered in 9mm and .40 caliber. This is a great option for tucking into pockets or anywhere else on your person. This single-action pistol could be your preferred carry.

6. 24/7 G2


24-7 45


Every manufacturer has their most popular guns that they continue to evolve. The Taurus 24/7 G2 is that gun for this company. Improving on the original designs, the 24/7 G2 is the next step in progress for this tried and true model. You can find this one chambered in 9mm, .40 caliber and .45 ACP, with a variety of magazine capacities as well.

7.  Concealed Carry Model 22

Concealed 22


Taurus offers a unique, elegant and effective weapon with the Model 22. These pistols feature a blowback action and a tip-up barrel to enhance the safety and convenience of loading the weapon. The Model 22 can fit just about anywhere for your protection.

8. Millennium G2

Millennium G2 9


With it’s polymer frame and slim grip, the Millennium G2 series has a lot to offer. The sub-compact design is great for concealed carry and comes chambered in 9mm and .40 caliber. The accessory rail is a welcomed feature, as well.

9.  Protector Revolvers



The protector revolver series comes in .357 Magnum and .38 Special +P options. The polymer frame keeps this one light in weight and comfortable to carry. If you prefer revolvers to pistols, this is what you are looking for from Taurus.

10. CIA Revolvers

CIA 357


The CIA Revolver series is ideal for close quarters or as a back up piece. The fully enclosed hammer makes this weapon easy and effective to use. Chambered in .357 Magnum and .38 Special +P, the CIA is ready when you are.

If you haven’t yet, check out what Taurus has to offer.  You will be pleasantly surprised with the variety of options and the affordability.

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10 Taurus Guns That You Need To Know About [PICS]