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      02-05-2016 12:52 AM #1
      I'm going to be picking up a 9mm sub compact for ccw and for a glove box gun. Anyone else have one or shot one? I think I'm in love. That is one sweet double action trigger, as double action triggers go.

    2. 02-05-2016 01:52 AM #2
      The P250 has not been received well. I don't imagine you'll find a lot of supporters for it. If it fits you, runs reliably and you can hit stuff with it - go nuts.

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      02-05-2016 11:51 AM #3
      My dad has one. I like the gun. Yes the trigger is very sweet for a DA trigger. Only drawback is its a very long pull and has a pretty long reset too. Its very revolver like.

      But its a good gun, will shoot all day long and if you're looking for a DA gun, is probably one of the best out there from that respect.

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      02-05-2016 02:49 PM #4
      Walther CCP or the PK380 (if you can deal with 380) are both outstanding reliable CC pistols. I have a PK380 for CC and love it. Extremely reliable and isn't picky on the type of ammo I use. It's also one of the most accurate pistols I've ever owned.

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      02-05-2016 03:31 PM #5
      I bought one of these right when they came out, I bought in to all of the hype over them. I've put about 1k rounds down through it and while I don't LOVE it I really respect it for what it is. modular sub compact that will just work when you want it you cant really go wrong with it. Would I pick it up again? Sure, why not. I would definitely shop around before I dove in again though.
      FWIW Mine is the sub-compact chambered in .357 sig I have the compact barrel for it but it's really wonky with the sub-compact frame I would stick to a universal frame/barrel setup they come with from the box.

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      02-05-2016 06:02 PM #6
      Thanks for the input guys. It sounds like all of the research I've done Ida pretty much being reiterated, which is good. I've heard too much good for me not to try it for $400 from a dealer brand new in box. And I think sigs just look like sick combat pistols.

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      02-05-2016 07:51 PM #7
      Why not the SIG P320?
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      02-05-2016 09:20 PM #8
      Price. And I have heard that a lot of people still preferred the trigger on the p250, and having a hammer and the ability to keep pulling the trigger without having to eject the bullet gives it the advantage of a revolver. It's almost the ideal carry pistol on paper for my needs.


      I'm also excited to just own a Sig. I have a glock 22 and I think the pair of firearms is going to be perfect, other than me getting the sig in 9mm. And before anyone asks why, it's so I can have the same cartridge as my fiancé's carry weapon.

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      02-05-2016 09:31 PM #9
      Whatever floats your boat.
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      Yesterday 12:39 AM #10
      Funny to see this thread, I just bought a P250 compact 9mm from a co-worker and have been doing lots of research the past few days. There is a 1st and 2nd gen model, they changed the grips and the mags are not interchangeable, unless you change the base plates. The one I bought is a 1st gen and I'm going to buy the 2nd gen frame for ~$40 so I can use the more common 2nd gen P250/P320 mags. I haven't had a chance to shoot mine yet, but the trigger pull isn't bad.

      Here's the differences between models


      and here is the one I just bought

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      Yesterday 10:10 AM #11
      Thanks for the heads up. I'm getting the sub compact, but I'm thinking the differences are going to be similar. I'm buying my gun from a Sig dealer, so I hope it's a gen 2.

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      Yesterday 11:39 AM #12
      I like mine a lot, I'm a DAO fan. I have one as a 380 compact/45 compact x change. My magazine springs seem to have short lives, but everything else is good. Metal sights being standard and the rear having that tactical cocking ledge=very good. Field strip/detailed cleaning is extremely easy. Another sig you should look at is the p290RS(re strike)

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      Yesterday 07:41 PM #13
      I have seen the 290s going for decent prices, I'll have to look into them. Like I said, $400 from a Sig dealer brand new, it's a no brainer to at least try it out. I do wish it had the night sights, but If I like the gun maybe I'll upgrade. haha.

      EDIT: And being able to buy new frames for only $40 is a bonkers advantage.

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