Do they still make TC Encore?

Now available as a fully complete firearm, today’s hunter can select either a T/C Encore Pro Hunter pistol or rifle to add to his or her hunting collection.

Is TC Encore accurate?

As you can see from the chart, the rifle is capable of great accuracy with loads it likes. The trigger is quite good, breaking at about 2.5 pounds on my gun. The only downside is the long lock time, which comes with the territory on a hammer-fired gun.

Is TC arms still in business?

(NASDAQ: SWBI) plans to divest (sell off) its Thompson/Center Arms (T/C) brand. This T/C divestiture as part of a “broader strategic plan” by Smith & Wesson to focus on its core S&W brands. So soon Thompson/Center rifles, muzzleloaders, and single-shot pistols will no longer be produced by Smith and Wesson.

When was my Thompson Center Encore made?

The Encore was released in 1983. The Encore uses a different trigger mechanism, designed to be stronger than the original Contender’s and to make the break-action easier to open. The Encore uses a considerably larger and stronger frame than the Contender, and accordingly, is found in over 86 cartridges – ranging from .

Who bought TC arms?

Smith & Wesson
On January 4, 2007, Thompson/Center was purchased by Smith & Wesson.

Did Smith and Wesson get bought out?

The modern Smith & Wesson had been previously owned by Bangor Punta and Tomkins plc before being acquired by Saf-T-Hammer Corporation in 2001. Smith & Wesson was a unit of American Outdoor Brands Corporation from 2016 to 2020, until the company was spun out in 2020.

Is TC arms out of business?

(NASDAQ Global Select Market: SWBI), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that it plans to divest its Thompson/Center Arms brand. This decision is part of the Company’s broader strategic plan that will focus on its core Smith & Wesson brands.