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What's Your Next Handgun?

Discussion in 'Handguns' started by Matt Shepard, Jun 11, 2015.

  1. les snyder

    les snyder Loaded Pockets

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    I am very enthused with the miniature reflex on the G17 and aftermarket slide... very seriously considering having my factory G17 slide machined to take the more expensive Trijicon RMR 2 that has a 2 year or so constant on battery life, automatic intensity control.... I think this is the set up of the future for older shooters with diminished eyesight... if I were Law Enforcement, and my armorer approved, this would be on my duty sidearm along with a light...I have a couple of pistols with tritium night sights, but this is head and shoulders above them for low light shooting
     
  2. neo71665

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    I've slowed down on pistols over the years but for some reason I want one of these 410/45 jobs. I'm normally a S&W fanboy and hate Taurus guns but that judge really has me sidestepping. Think I'm gonna get the stainless one with the 6 inch barrel.
     
  3. LivingUpNorth

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    I've always been curious about those kinds of revolvers. The S&W version costs noticeably more, but has a 6-shot cylinder vs. the Taurus's 5-shot. Taurus has a lot more variants, though. Sounds like either one could be some fun!
     
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  4. neo71665

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    Yeah I'd normally lean towards the 6 but I'm just gonna use it as a side arm when riding around the farm. Most likely only ever be loaded with 410 and just used to shoot snakes or rats when I'm mowing. Doubt I will ever CCW it.
     
  5. eric_kruger

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    My next handgun is going to be the IWI Masada. Great little value gun, Optics ready with interchangeable back-straps and front serrations. Cant beat them at that price point.
     
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  6. litework

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    Ordered a .45 Performance Center Shield [2.0] 4" inch with optic. Should be a fun little gun but the goal is to carry it IWB.
     
  7. litework

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    This gun has intrigued me as well. Looks sharp with a ton of features; magazines less than 30 bucks...just limited holster choices but the pistol is becoming pretty popular so that should change soon.
     
  8. eric_kruger

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    Exactly, After handling one this weekend at my local shop, I am going to pick one up next month after I finish my current p80 build.
     
  9. patientcero

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  10. les snyder

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    I had a good match Sunday with the radial delay PCC... came home and ordered a Trijicon RMR 2 and sent a G17 slide off to Battle Werx to have the machining done...(happy birthday to me)
     
  11. tacos3

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    Just bought a Sig P320. Interested in an adjustable gun where I can move the fire control unit into different frames.

    I pick it up tomorrow and yes, I had to wait 10 days because I live in the People’s Republik of California.

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  12. SuzukiGS750EZ

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    Have you tried a vp9? When I bought last, I had been researching for months. Vp9, Springfield xd mod2 & p320. The mod 1 was nice but not "I want it now" nice. The p320 to me felt blocky and top heavy. The vp9 was so comfortable I didn't want to put it down.
     
  13. Cannonball

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