This defense revolver offers great concealability thanks to a very unusual profile. The flat cylinder grants maximum comfort. The new Chiappa Rhino barrel is aligned with the bottom most chamber which is the key component to Rhino's tame characteristics. The position of the barrel lowers the center of gravity and yields a centerline of the bore more in line with the shooter's arm allowing for the most natural "point ability" while engaging a target. This characteristic also drastically reduces both recoil and muzzle flip which insures subsequent shots to be on target faster than ever before.
The reduction of the recoil allows for the use of ultra light alloys to be used in the construction of the Rhino minimizing any adverse effect. The flat sided cylinder design of the Rhino reduces the typical revolver profile allowing greater concealment. Featuring both double and single action characteristics, the single action is actuated by a hammer cocking device that engages the unexposed hammer to prepare to fire. The versions of 2" Rhino with Double Action only (item codes ending with "D" instead of "DS") do not have an external hammer. All 2" barrel Rhino revolvers are supplied with a beautiful leather holster included.
- Caliber: 40 S&W
- Barrel Length: 2"
- Grips: Small rubber grip by all 2" barrel versions
- Front Sight: Blade fluo by all versions
- Rear Sight: None by 2" models
- Moonclips: three moonclips are included with each Rhino, together with a tool for easy removal of shells
- 2" barrel models include a brown leather holster