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Which H&K in 9mm?

Discussion in 'Heckler & Koch Forum' started by NEO Hunter, Mar 11, 2013.


  1. FEDLEO

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    P30 and be done with it
     

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  2. HKLovingIT

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    I like the P2000 LEM. You really can't go wrong with either one.
     

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  3. A'boy

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    Another vote for the P30 from me! Mine has all but replaced my G19.

    Took a little time to get used to the DA/SA trigger but I've gotten really good with it!
     
  4. yellolab

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    Very few guns I would buy with fondling it first.

    P30 is one of them.

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  5. NEO Hunter

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    Thanks for the feedback. My local range has a p30 as a range gun so I think I am going to shoot it side by side with my Glock 19 so I can compare them and make sure it's worth the extra investment for me. I did hold one at the a local gun store and it sure felt nice.


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  6. aikimo

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    +1 for the p30. I have a v3, and while I am getting used to the da trigger, the sa is excellent. The pistol also feels awesome in the hand. My other 9mm is a g17,which I love as well, bit the p30 is soooo much nicer. It I my first h&k, but not my last!

    Good luck
    Mo

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  7. Paxmo

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    P2000sk.
     
  8. duncan

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    1. Hardchromed P7 PSP carried by Ohio State Trooper - now me
    2. PW Arms Imports P7 PSP
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  9. faawrenchbndr

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    Rather subjective,.......the capacity and grip of the P30 wins me over.
    The P7 series is a great carry, but is not the holy grail of CCW
     
  10. brisk21

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    I've read that there have been issues with the P30L in 9mm. Some underpowered 9mm ammo doesn't cycle the slide with enough power. More of an ammo issue than a gun issue. Either way, sounds like a very familiar problem.......(glock).
     
  11. James Dean

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    USPc is the one for me
     
  12. Clusterfrack

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    I would get either the USP/c V1 (which I have in .40), or the newer P30s. I don't like the LEM trigger or the DA part of the SA/DA trigger, so I would get one with a thumb safety so it can be used in Condition 1.
     
  13. sweetsdream

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    My Dad has the P30 and I shoot with him all the time and there is no better ergonomic pistol out there. I own a 2000sk and wouldn't trade him for it. I am extremely accurate with it and I've never had any problem. I like it better than the P30 for conceal carry. Both are accurate, reliable and soft shooting so you can't go wrong with either.

    Tom


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  14. bigtimelarry

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    P30L Longslide is nice.
     
  15. Chowser

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    P30. See if you can try DA/SA and LEM and buy what you prefer


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  16. Comedian

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    P30. I miss that pistol!
     
  17. HKLovingIT

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    H&K techs will request you to put 200 rounds of NATO or 147gr through it to break in the recoil spring assembly. H&K maintenance procedures then call for its replacement at 25,000 rounds.
     
  18. west-cobb

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    I shoot a P30L in competition and love it...
     
  19. DubfromGA

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    I recently bought a P30L V3 and it is awesome!


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    Love the sights, too.

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    Almost as sexy as:



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  20. tbc

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    DA/SA USP full size is my favorite. It has a better trigger comparing to my other 9mm HKs.


    My dream gun is the USP Elite...if I can track it down.



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