The Smith & Wesson Model 317 is a small-framed revolver chambered in .22 LR. S&W recommends the Model 317 for recreational shooting and personal protection.
The Model 317 features synthetic grips and a single-action/double-action trigger. It has an aluminum alloy frame and is equipped with an integral front sight and a fixed rear sight. Lastly, it has an 8-round aluminum alloy cylinder, an exposed hammer, and a clear coat finish.