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Sig Mosquito Breaks!

Discussion in 'Rimfire Forum' started by QNman, Feb 2, 2013.


  1. QNman

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    I wasn't sure exactly where to share this, but this forum seemed appropriate enough...

    I was out with a CCW class today, assisting a friend of mine who instructs the class. We are performing the target shooting portion when THIS happens...

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    This happened WHEN A STUDENT WAS FIRING! To say we were all shocked is an understatement.

    NO ONE was hurt, but it sure scared the heck out of the lady firing it.
     

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  2. par4buffett

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    Same thing happened to a friend's Mosquito. He'd had it awhile and had to buy a new slide.

    Really? Yeah.
     

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    At least the new Ruger SR22 is not pot metal.
     
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  4. astroboy

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    What?!? And I was thinking of getting my self
    one of this. Need to look at other options then!
     
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    Did you have a back up gun to let them Finnish the class,

    I have a sig from about 4 or 5 years ago that my son learned how to shoot with he used to go thru a box of 550 22's every range visit. I feel its held up great. I wonder if they are using a different material now
     
  7. QNman

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    Yes - thankfully. We had one of the RSO's Chiappa 1911.

    He's going to send it to Sig. Maybe they can shed some light. In the meantime, I'm thinking of adding a Ruger 22-45. I've wanted one for awhile anyway.