Gunsmithing - How to Remove the Hammer Spur on a S&W Revolver

Removing the hammer spur on a self defense revolver is easy when you have the right tools. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, removes the hammer spur from a S&W Model 10 using a Dremel tool and cutoff wheel. Once the spur is removed, the hammer is smoothed up using some files and cloth backed abrasive. Removing the hammer spur, also known as bobbing the hammer, can reduce the chance of a snag on clothing when the firearm is drawn.