close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

Took the NH Predator II to the range for the first time today.

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by glock2740, Jul 29, 2011.

  1. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    I gotta say, this is a really good shooting gun. Feels almost like a hot loaded 9mm. REALLY like this gun! :cool: Here's a pic of an 8" target with pretty much a 2"-2.5" group in it. The other targets are from other outtings with other guns.


    [​IMG]



    [​IMG]



    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jul 29, 2011
  2. dude doesn't have much of a neck left. NICE!
     


  3. bac1023

    bac1023

    102,405
    2,725
    Sep 26, 2004
    PA
    I also love the Predator II.

    Nice shooting, Joe. :)
     
  4. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    Yeah, that's the proper way to perform a field tracheotomy, when using a 1911 .45ACP. :rofl:
     
  5. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    Thanks guys, but that was 50 rounds at just 8 yards. I will say that I never shoot a new gun very well the first time out with it, so this one did do ok. :cool:
     
  6. bac1023

    bac1023

    102,405
    2,725
    Sep 26, 2004
    PA
    With that barrel, felt recoil is minimal.
     
  7. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    True, and I also noticed that the sound is different too. Makes more of a "plunk" sound than a "bang" sound. Must be the satellite dish coned barrel. :cool: I also like how it doesn't dirty up the front of the slide, and just keeps all the mess on the "satellite" cone. :supergrin:
     
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2011
  8. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    Yes, and I LOVE it. :) The small silouhette target, below the shoot-n-c target was 50 rounds from the CCO at 15 yards. Can't wait to get both of these guns on a bech at 25 yards. I'm more than sure that both WELL outshoot me, without a doubt. But, I shoot both well emough to feel comfortable enough to CC either one. As a matter of fact, I've CC'd the CCO all day and have it on as I type. :cool:
     
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2011
  9. 20South

    20South

    2,255
    8
    Nov 18, 2002
    East of CBUS
    Joe - that's awesome. It almost makes me want one for myself! So do you have a favorite yet?
     
  10. I have to admit that it does look weird w/ that type of barrel. But the benefits are pretty cool.
     
  11. It's that hardchrome one...:rofl:
     
  12. 20South

    20South

    2,255
    8
    Nov 18, 2002
    East of CBUS
    Well - he did say he was carrying the CCO... He could be coming around.:faint:
     
  13. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

    18,888
    13
    Jun 19, 2008
    NW Ark.
    :rofl:OK guys, let me set the record straight. I LOVE the NH PII, as it's coned, bobbed AND hc'd. The CCO shoots lights out and is lighter and the officer sized frame is on par with a bobtail, as far as CC goes IMO. I have heard nothing but but great things about the DW "Duty Treatment" finish. Since the CCO isn't a "high dollar" costing gun, (although I would put it at the top of the list in it's price range), I plan on beating the hell out of it as a CC gun and seeing just how tough it is. :cool: I'm gonna treat it like a Glock. :cool: The CCO will be my "go to" CC 1911. I can't say enough good about it. The NH PII is going to be CC'd, but I'm a big fan of an aluminum framed 1911 for CC.
     
  14. dnuggett

    dnuggett PRO 2A

    2,153
    0
    Feb 28, 2005
    DFW TX
    Nice shooting and that's great looking Nighthawk.
     
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2011
  15. HotRoderX

    HotRoderX Gen4 BETATester

    5,297
    0
    Jan 15, 2011
    :wow: Wow that poor targets missing its head.... Looks like a fine shooter for sure.
     
  16. rsxr22

    rsxr22

    2,733
    0
    Feb 25, 2009
    Youngstown, OH
    Beat er like she stole sumthin!!!
     
  17. Fedor

    Fedor

    1,529
    3
    Apr 19, 2011
    Kansas