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Check out this old fat guy shooting a Sig SP2022

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by BailRecoveryAgent, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. BailRecoveryAgent

    BailRecoveryAgent Rude Member

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    He's a pretty darn good shot, anybody know who he is? Is he a famous competitive shooter that I just haven't heard of? The epic music just adds to the awesomeness. I found the video cause I'm in the market for a new carry gun and the SP2022 is on the short list for it. The chicks a pretty good shot too.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_9_n0jsbvGo
     
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    That's santy clause with his beard shaved off.

    Sent vs Mytouch 4G
     

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    I guess it's all in your perspective. I saw a younger, slimmer fellow.

    Keep the 2022 on your short list. It's a first rate shooter.
     
  4. BailRecoveryAgent

    BailRecoveryAgent Rude Member

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    Will do. Going to go shoot one hopefully on Friday if my schedule permits.
     
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    Eyescream hates you

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    I liked the one I bought last year enough to make it my carry gun, for what that's worth.
     
  6. BailRecoveryAgent

    BailRecoveryAgent Rude Member

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    That's good to know considering how much you like your Sigs. The hammer fired DA/SA bug has bitten me. I know holster choices are pretty slim though for the sp2022, I'm told XD 4" model holsters will fit the sp2022 though.

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    Point shooting from the hip is actually quite difficult and takes tons of repetitive practice. The other difficult skill display was shooting on the move. Very, very hard to do ... try it some time. The key thing is try to square your shoulders to the target and sort of crabwalk sideways with your legs.

    Nice Video, but I'll take a Sig 220/225/226/228/229 or p210 over any plastic framed handgun. I've BTDT, having owned multiple polymer-framed HKs, Glocks, Walthers, Steyrs. My all-metal p226 is the only gun I've owned that has never, ever had a failure, and it has over 10,000 rounds through it. I've tried the Sig 2022. Trigger sux.
     
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    sweet gun at a smokin price. Palmetto State Armory had them for $329 as a black friday special last month! Wish i had spare gun money that day.
     
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    Just skip ahead to the 2 minute mark ;)
     
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    I was expecting someone to yell "Mortal Kombaaaat!!!"
     
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    Why, does the music get better?

    Oh I see! :thumbsup:

    Watched the rest, suppressed in the dark, with a laser, and a fog machine.

    Then I think Superman took a turn with it.
     
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    The sigpro series of guns are sleeper Sigs. They don't get a lot of credit but they are good. Their grips are a little big so if you have smallish hands you might want to hold one before you buy.

    I like how in the vid the old guy is making hits al day long with his finger hooked on the trigger guard. Everyone knows you can't shoot well like that.
     
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    I bet this guy started his training using a mirror and his fingers as an awkward teenager. Get him on video, and he'd be the Star Wars Kid all over again.
     
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    frostamp NRA Lifer

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    you can tell by his expression that although he has not met you...

    ...he already hates you
     
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    Yup. Just about all of the 4" XD holsters will work.
     
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    happyguy Man, I'm Pretty

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    :rofl:

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    Always nice to see a fella younger than me shoot so good...
     
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    happyguy Man, I'm Pretty

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    Watch out for us old fat guys.

    We've had a while to practice.

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    Exactly the opposite of my conclusion, the trigger was very smooth with a crisp break.

    That was my point, you don't have to be young and fit to be a bad mofo with a pistol.

    His facial expressions were awesome as well.