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Off Topic Discussion (NON FIREARM RELATED) / Amazing weapon defenses!
« on: June 21, 2019, 03:20:47 PM »

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Could be any brand...

What's a handgun you always kinda wanted... Or has always been on your "list" - but you just never get around to getting???

(something realistic that you COULD actually buy if you wanted)

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General Gun Discussion / The Guns of Diehard
« on: June 14, 2019, 01:12:09 PM »

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Handguns and Revolvers / FYI - Springfield XD - $280
« on: June 13, 2019, 02:12:10 PM »
It comes with 10 round mags - but still. For $280 - that's a steal.

Once again - not sure why someone would buy a Taurus over this....

https://buygunstuff.com/sprgfld-xd9-def-9mm-4-blk-10rd.html

Springfield lowered the MSRP on these to around $335 recently. But for $280 - great price!

Subcompact also available: https://guns2ammo.com/product/springfield-armory-xdd9801hc-xd-defender-sub-compact-9mm-luger-double-3-131-black-polymer-gripframe-black-melonite-slide

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FIRST LOOK: Glock Just Very Quietly Unveiled the New Glock 47 Pistol


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The most important detail about the new G47 is this: You cant have one. Sorry to play spoiler, but when we said Glock created the pistol for the CBP, we meant it. Its not available to consumers. It even has DHS CBP engraved on the side of the slide.


https://www.tactical-life.com/firearms/handguns/first-look-glock-47-pistol/

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Ruger Releases M-LOK PC Carbine in 9mm + 40 S&W Models



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The 9mm free-float handguard models feature a hard-coat anodized aluminum handguard with Magpul M-LOK accessory attachment slots on all four sides for easy use of M-LOK compatible accessories and rails.

All of the new models have the distinctive feature sof the original PC Carbine, chief among them the guns ability to use a variety of magazines from different manufacturers. The platform has an interchangeable magazine well system that allows the carbine to accept common Ruger and newer Glock magazines.


https://www.range365.com/ruger-releases-m-lok-pc-carbine-in-9mm-and-40-sw-models/

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Rifles & Shotguns / Quick Look: New Interordnance Bullpup Shotgun
« on: June 12, 2019, 01:22:44 PM »
Quick Look: New Interordnance Bullpup Shotgun


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Interordnance recently introduced the impressive looking IO XB12, a 12-guage bullpup-style semiauto shotgun. The short scattergun packs a lot of firepower in a compact package, complete with two detachable five-round magazines.


https://www.range365.com/new-bullpup-semi-auto-shotgun-from-interordnance/

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Joe Biden promises to 'cure cancer' if elected president


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Former Vice President Joe Biden made a bold promise on Tuesday to "cure cancer" if he is elected president in 2020.


https://www.foxnews.com/politics/joe-biden-cure-cancer-president

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Handguns and Revolvers / Sigs and slide stop lever
« on: June 11, 2019, 09:13:43 AM »
Is it just me, or anyone else ever get driven nuts by the location of the Sig slide stop lever?

It is too far back. I own no Sigs now, but I have owned 7 or 8 of them over the years. It takes a LOT of effort for me to not hit it as I shoot. Then, when the mag is empty, the slide doesn't lock back because of it.

I am fine shooting 1 handed, but this is always a problem for me when shooting with 2 hands. I've kinda just given up on it and accepted the fact whenever I shoot a Sig. You do not usually see other brands mount that lever quite so far to the rear.

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Tech Zone / What do you use to access the forum?
« on: June 11, 2019, 09:02:21 AM »
What do you use to access the forum THE MOST (what 1 device most often - even if it is occasionally more than one)?

Please take the poll...

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What is your ideal self-defense handgun trigger weight?

3lbs? 5lbs? 8lbs?

For me, I prefer DA/SA. I like about 4.5lbs in SA, and about 8lbs in DA

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Handguns and Revolvers / Ordered a Beretta APX
« on: June 08, 2019, 11:52:18 AM »
With the price of $369 online, plus a $100 Beretta USA rebate, I could not pass it up. I ordered a Beretta APX Centurion 9mm.

 :afraid4: :afraid4: :afraid4: :afraid4:


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Off Topic Discussion (NON FIREARM RELATED) / Tazer Time
« on: June 07, 2019, 12:00:02 PM »
This may be fake, but it is funny as hell:

https://imgur.com/t/fail/28jFfs2

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Such an important day tomorrow.......

National Doughnut Day 2019: All the places to snag a free one

https://www.click2houston.com/food/national-doughnut-day-2019-all-the-places-to-snag-a-free-one

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Off Topic Discussion (NON FIREARM RELATED) / Moron Man
« on: June 04, 2019, 06:51:29 PM »
Florida Man Charged With Manslaughter For Shooting Woman During Foreplay With Gun, Police Say


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VALRICO (CBSMiami) A Florida man is facing manslaughter charges after accidentally shooting a woman during a sex act.



https://miami.cbslocal.com/2019/06/04/florida-man-manslaughter-woman-shot-foreplay-gun/

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Handguns and Revolvers / Let's see a pic of your nightstand gun!
« on: June 02, 2019, 06:45:28 PM »
Let's see yours - what you have stored by your bed for night time, sudden self defense!... (it can be a shotgun or rifle, if that is what you use)

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