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    1. Learning New Things Every Day. GreenandChrome's Avatar
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      04-08-2019 11:13 AM #76
      Quote Originally Posted by zukiphile View Post
      I like everything about that but the hinged trigger dingus. Have you handled the SIG equivalent?
      Oh, $IG has a 5" barrel full size 9mm for ~$420? Where do I hand my cash?

      I've shot a 320 in 9mm. A duty gun. It shot well; I just don't like the SIG grip, it's too big for me. And I've always like the M&P line.
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      05-10-2019 08:53 AM #77
      Quote Originally Posted by GreenandChrome View Post
      M&P M2.0 9mm 5" FDE for $419 online. Very, very tempting. With transfer and tax, it'd still be less than what I can find locally.
      That's a good price.

      I think that's about what I paid for my 1st gen. & that was with a rebate & 3 mags.



      Did you.. pull the trigger?
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      06-04-2019 03:41 PM #78
      Quote Originally Posted by 2.DOH. View Post
      That's a good price.

      I think that's about what I paid for my 1st gen. & that was with a rebate & 3 mags.



      Did you.. pull the trigger?
      no.
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      07-29-2019 11:17 AM #79
      My buddy went to Italy to compete in the European Masters Games in skeet, his first competitive shooting event since... well, he doesn't even know. Probably ~20 years. Took gold in his class.

      perishable skill, my ass.

      The EMGs are basically the elderly Olympics.
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      08-07-2019 07:08 AM #80
      Quote Originally Posted by CruznMalibu View Post
      SIG Voluntary "Upgrade" for the P320.
      For those of you who don't own a Sig Sauer P320, there was a video produced last late summer early fall showing a Sig p320 X5 doing an accidental discharge when hitting the ground at a specific angle.
      So Sig decided to modify the gun to make it safer. I own a 9mm in Compact and Full Size. I went through their process of obtaining a FedEx shipping label to send the guns to Sig for the upgrade work.
      Total turn around was 2.5 weeks. The only thing that sucked, I had to burn a personal day to be home to show ID and sign for the FedEx package. They wouldn't deliver to an address that wasn't registered to the firearm and FedEx would not hold the gun at their facility for pickup.

      Upgrade modification - Different lighter trigger, milled the slide and changed the sear.

      I was able to try it out this past weekend and I really like the revised trigger and the way it performed.
      Since I picked up an Olight PL-1 Mini Valkyrie weapon light for it, I ordered a new IWB Kydex Holster that would accommodate the gun / light combo (HIE Holsters) on Amazon.
      Now I can return the .357 revolver back to the gun safe.

      Life Is Good !!

      I picked up a 320c RX a few weeks back. Put 4-500 rounds through it so far with absolutely no issues. It is my new carry gun. Totally fell in love with it.

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      08-07-2019 07:15 AM #81
      Quote Originally Posted by GreenandChrome View Post
      SIG Voluntary "Upgrade" for the P320.
      For those of you who don't own a Sig Sauer P320, there was a video produced last late summer early fall showing a Sig p320 X5 doing an accidental discharge when hitting the ground at a specific angle.
      So Sig decided to modify the gun to make it safer. I own a 9mm in Compact and Full Size. I went through their process of obtaining a FedEx shipping label to send the guns to Sig for the upgrade work.
      Total turn around was 2.5 weeks. The only thing that sucked, I had to burn a personal day to be home to show ID and sign for the FedEx package. They wouldn't deliver to an address that wasn't registered to the firearm and FedEx would not hold the gun at their facility for pickup.

      Upgrade modification - Different lighter trigger, milled the slide and changed the sear.

      I was able to try it out this past weekend and I really like the revised trigger and the way it performed.
      Since I picked up an Olight PL-1 Mini Valkyrie weapon light for it, I ordered a new IWB Kydex Holster that would accommodate the gun / light combo (HIE Holsters) on Amazon.
      Now I can return the .357 revolver back to the gun safe.

      Life Is Good !!
      That's great, How do you shop online? which distributor/retailer?
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      10-01-2019 08:22 PM #82
      Shot a coworkers AUG this afternoon, the 40th Anniversary model in green with the original 1.5x optic. Bullpups are weird, pretty sure this was the first one I've ever fired, loved it though. The AUG has always been a grail gun for me to shoot and it didn't disappoint. Also shot his Brownells AR-10. Completely different animal to my FAL, its so light!
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