Classic lines, timeless style and reliable features have defined the legendary PPK as the quintessential concealed-carry semi-automatic pistol for nearly 90 years. Now the gun, a cultural icon in its own right, is being made in Arkansas.
Wiley Clapp was around for the Python's introduction in 1955. In this first of a three-part series, he journeys through the early days of this now legendary Colt revolver and ponders its skyrocketing value.
As they have been unavailable from the factory for years, the Colt Python revolver's cost a pretty penny now and have been in high demand due to their reemergence in "The Walking Dead." See an exploded view of the Python here.