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Old 12-26-2012, 09:43   #1
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What is the "worst" gun you ever owned/shot?

Im glad I usually shot a gun before I buy it so I havent owned any duds. I know some people like this gun but I shot a Ruger LCR and didnt' like the stock trigger on it.

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Old 12-26-2012, 09:47   #2
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Walther PPK

Have shot three of them and all had hang ups.
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:49   #3
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Worst gun I ever shot? That's a SIGMA 9mm.

Worst gun I ever owned? Winchester 94 .30-30.
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:50   #4
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5" Kimber TLE II. Just never ran like it's supposed to, even after a trip back to Yonkers. On the bright side, I got plenty of practice with malfunction drills.
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:51   #5
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Kahr CW40. Hang up after hang up and failure to lock back on the last round every time
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:52   #6
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S&W mdl 39-2.

It got the reputation of being a 'jam-o-matic'.
A real POS.

It COULD have been bad magazines. I didn't keep it long enough to find out.
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:54   #7
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1 of 2 Jiminez 380s I've shot. My father picked up one in Florida a few years ago, shot it when he was in town. Great accurate gun no issues. I picked one up for the price of $155 plus $20 to transfer. Had many issues with the striker resetting and really rough trigger. Had a round discharge on me during a hangup and blew up the follower on the magazine so I'm down to one mag. I believe this was due to a striker reset and hangup issue. I still have the brass piece torn apart.

I still have the gun too, but from a safely standpoint its not worth taking to the range. Honestly I'd feel better shooting +Ps in it to make sure everything resets correctly for the next round. Maybe I'll use it down the road as a single shot to test out some loads etc.
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:54   #8
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6/7 years ago my friend got a Sigma in 40sw and wow the trigger pull was so long, surprised I hit anything.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:01   #9
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Worst gun I ever shot? That's a SIGMA 9mm.

Worst gun I ever owned? Winchester 94 .30-30.
What was wrong with the 94? Just curious.
A Charter Arms .38 was the heaviest trigger I ever pulled. Didn't keep it long.
Had a Bauer .25 that would fire whenever it felt like it after you pulled the trigger.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:03   #10
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I had a Colt Officer's ACP Lightweight I couldn't do anything with.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:20   #11
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Hands down a para p12-45. Couldn't get through a magazine without a ftf or fte. I also have a pt22 that has been a let down. It runs ok with cci's but is very touchy with anything else.

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Old 12-26-2012, 10:26   #12
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The worst gun I have ever shot was a Glock 30. Sawed off, bumps hitting the wrong spots all over my fingers, topped off by an mushier than average Glock trigger. I have pulled some decent Glock triggers and this wasn't one of them.

Worst gun I have ever owned was a Mosin-Nagant 91/30. What a total POS.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:42   #13
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1980s - AMT Hardballer - poorly executed clone of the 1911 design.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:44   #14
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I never talked to anyone who had to fire their gun who said "I wished I had the smaller gun and fewer rounds with me" Just because you find a hundred people who agree with you on the internet does not mean you're right.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:45   #15
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:48   #16
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The worst guns I have ever owned were Taurus revolvers. I have never had any luck with them. Either the trigger is too heavy or I have had problems with the cylinder locking up on me. Iíll never buy another one.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:51   #17
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:56   #18
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This will PO some people! The worst gun I ever owned was a Colt AR-15 in about 1985. Only got the gun because the dude owed me money. Could'nt get used to the clang of the spring in my ear. Turned it made a hundred, never wanted another one. Ruger Ranch Rifle fills the void nicely.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:01   #19
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Probably the Taurus TCP. I know what they're getting at, but there is really nothing to hold on to on that gun. Even with such a light round I couldn't control the thing at all.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:03   #20
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An AMT .380 Back-Up....didn't keep it long and replaced it with a Colt Mustang Pocket-Lite...

Then traded the Colt away....
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:08   #21
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An old single shot 12 gauge shotgun, with enough drop in the stock to use if for a boomerang if you ran out of shells. The forearm was taped on with friction tape. The finish was early American rust. Thing kicked like a mule.

I must have been about 12. I thought it was the greatest gun in the world at the time.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:08   #22
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HK4 in .380. Terrible trigger and no fun at all to shoot.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:12   #23
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Taurus PT1911.

Total piece of crap.
When we do hit it we hit it out of the park and send it over to China as quickly as possible to cheapen it and sell it.
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:18   #24
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Either a new keltec pf9 that simply was a turd or a used ban-era Bushmaster xm15 that had some serious issues related to headspace.

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Old 12-26-2012, 11:26   #25
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Webley .38 S&W Revolver. Neat to look at but a real PITA to shoot. Trigger pull was soooo loooooong and gritty. Doggone Brits!

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