Extremely comfortable to fire and easy to control, the Taurus Tracker Series continues to grow in popularity thanks to its high level of accuracy, rock-solid performance, and near-indestructible construction. The Model 17 is a rugged, durable revolver, that makes it a practical choice for backpacks and tackle boxes. The 17 holds a full 7 rounds of ammunition, making it a shot above the rest. The 17 also features a 6-1/2" barrel and adjustable sights. The exclusive Taurus ergonomic, shock-absorbing grip design provides a firm grip under virtually all shooting conditions. In addition, the Taurus family of revolvers all feature the Taurus Security System, which provides instant-ready defense with built-in ability to secure your pistol and make it inoperable at the turn of a key. An unlimited lifetime repair policy comes standard.