Chiappa Rhino Review

    Richard has reviewed the Chiappa Rhino Revolver

    Felt recoil from .357 Magnum loads is almost non-existant.

    Sounds like a pretty bold statement, I suppose. But after shooting the Chiappa Rhino at the 2011 Media Day at the Range, that sums up my feelings exactly. Maybe I’m getting ahead of myself. Let me start from the beginning…

    After I do a lot of shooting with heavy(ier) caliber guns, I find it really hard to judge recoil. By the time I got to the Chiappa guns I had done so much shooting I could not accurately judge the recoil. I can say that at the time the recoil did not seem bad. Bryan, who was with me at Media Day, took these photos of the Rhino …

    Photo © Bryan Jones
    Photo © Bryan Jones
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