Sell your new colt python for FREE today on GunsAmerica! . It's been a while since I held an Old Python. Won’t say “revival" or "rebirth,” as they are not the same gun. 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. Thread starter MGYSGT; Start date Jan 25, 2018; 1; 2; Next. Bullseye shooting, where you stood on your hind legs and shot one-handed is king. . The 2020 Python features modern stainless steel alloys and a re-designed rear sight. I was extremely disappointed! 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. 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. Having never shot the original, I can’t compare it to the classic. History. Revolvers; 2020. Jan 25, 2018 #2 What are you talking about....? The Colt Python is a double action handgun chambered for the .357 Magnum cartridge, built on Colt's large I-frame. 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 . Pythons have a reputation for accuracy, smooth trigger pull, and a tight cylinder lock-up. I thought in the old version it too had a smooth trigger. When I mentioned the Colt Python. The new Colt Python is offered with a high-polish stainless steel finish and either a 4.25-inch or 6-inch barrel. John Canaday May 30, 2020 at 4:27 pm # I was very disappointed with the new Colt revolvers when they first came out! Both come with walnut grips that bear the Colt medallion. https://www.gunsandammo.com/editorial/new-2020-upgraded-colt-python/370… The new Python is a totally different design then the original Python, who's action dates to the Colt Army Special of 1908. Double action trigger 7.5 to 9 pounds and single action at 3 to 4 pounds. Area Code: 406 . I have seen one, and handled it. The barrel comes in two lengths: 4.25 inches and 6 inches, and we were loaned the shorter of the two. Moran is a wizard of the Colt Python. It was circa-1955. The new one promises greater durability. Written By John Taffin. The newest Colt Python is one beautiful handgun. Then in the 1960s Colt began to advertise the 4″ Python, using full-sized pictures. Shame on you. The action is smooth, very smooth. 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. [That's what she said]. The new Colt Python. Internally, the newer models have been “beefed up” to withstand sustained use of heavy magnum loads. They are similar in size and function to the Colt Trooper and Colt Lawman revolvers. Reports I’ve read thus far have been pretty positive. tinbucket Well-Known Member. A few days after the SHOT Show, a buddy asked what the best thing I saw was. The newly upgraded model is available in stainless steel and in both 4.25- and 6-inch barrel lengths. 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. This will be a review of the new, 2020 Colt Python on its own merits. 2020 Colt Python. There is no doubt in my mind that the newest Snake version is a top hat revolver. The new Colt Python features a recessed barrel crown and easily changeable front sight. Eagle1899. new colt python for sale and auction. The New Colt Python. 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. Silver $$ Contributor. true price: $ 245.00 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 … The double-action revolver originally debuted in 1955. The 2020 Colt Python is a six-shot, stainless steel, double-action revolver chambered in .357 Magnum. 3,023 689 113. They did, after all, revive the Cobra. Colt ~ Python ~ .357 Mag. The Python 2020 is stainless steel and features a stronger frame with a re-designed rear sight. New Colt Python Details. MGYSGT. Comparing the old Colt Python model to the new version released on January 1, 2020. Slightly heavier built than original ones with thicker top strap. 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. I have a Colt Trooper with a smooth rounded face. The Colt Python is back. potatojudge 375 Atomic. Go. Colt's new Python revolvers feature stainless-steel frames, barrels and cylinders, which are all polished to a semi-bright finish. The top strap is stronger and the sights much improved. The New Colt Python A Delightful Retro-Surprise. The original guns were virtually hand-made and hand-finished. I shot the new Colt Python yesterday. But for now . 20. 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 … Buy a new colt python online. It changed the frame at the rear sight to give it a bit more cross-section and to accommodate the new rear sight. Perfect for me with a light trigger pull in single action. 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