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Sig Sauer Mosquito

Discussion in 'The Sig Sauer Club' started by shoremnj, Feb 9, 2012.


  1. shoremnj

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    Ok, I bought one last week and I love shooting it. Anyone else feel that way?
     

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  2. bac1023

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    Hopefully, it works well for you.

    Mosquitos don't exactly have the best reputation.
     

  3. shoremnj

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    So far 500 rounds through it , 400 rounds of CCI MM and 100 rounds of Blazer with no problems, I do clean it after each range visit. Very accurate and easy to shoot.
     
  4. series1811

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    Isn't that mostly people trying to run ammo through them that they weren't designed for?
     
  5. robert91922

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    Just don't try to shoot the hottest hyper-velocity 22lr ammo in Mosquito e.g. CCI Stinger, CCI Velocitor, Winchester Super-X 40gr or else gun's slide will split like mine did. I had it for 3 1/2 years, shot over 4.500 rounds of standard 40gr@1000fps and high velocity amo (40gr@1250fps) with no problem.
    But then one day I decided to chrono-measure and compare some different HV ammo including those 3 above. I wish I never did :shocked:
    After few shots the slide split. It's made of some cheap alloy and can't be fixed :crying:
    No help from Sig-Sauer here in Europe though, they wouldn't change my slide even if I pay for it. They said to buy a new 22 gun, so I did. But not Sig Sauer brand of course. Never ever anymore :shame:

    Pictures can be seen here: http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1388612
    You've been warned
     
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  6. Cobra64

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    Very true.

    A far better solution is to put a Sig .22 conversion on top of a 229 or 226.
     
  7. shoremnj

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    Update- 1 month later and about 800 CCI MM and 100 Blazer with no malfunctions. I clean it after every range visit.7