Alpha Steel and Holek model revolvers are manufactured in Czech republicby Alpha Proj company. Major differences between Steel and Holek models are frame material and chamberings – Steel models feature more robust, but heavier steel frames, while Holek models feature lightweight aluminum alloy frames. Otherwise both model lines are mechanically similar, and both are offered in similar variety of barrel lengths, ranging between 2 and 6 inches (51 to 152 millimeters). Alfa Proj revolvers are intended for security, personal defense and sport. These revolvers combine affordable price with traditional Czech quality and accuracy in details.
Alfa revolvers are traditional double / single action guns with exposed hammers and frame-mounted firing pins. 6-shot cylinder swings out to the left for ejection and reloading. Cylinder latch is located at the rear of the frame. Depending on the model, Alfa revolvers can be produced with fixed or adjustable rear sights.
|Alfa Steel||Alfa Holek|
|Trigger type||Double / single action|
|Caliber||.32 SW, .38 Spl, .357 Magnum||.32 SW, .38 Spl|
|Weight, empty||850 – 1150 g||710 – 930 g|
|Length||192 – 293 mm||176 – 287 mm|
|Barrel length||51 – 152 mm / 2 – 6 in||51 – 152 mm / 2 – 6 in|
|Capacity||6 rounds||6 rounds|