Opinions wanted: IWI vs Arex

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  1. Adam5

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    I'm looking at getting a new 9mm soon. I'm torn between an Arex Delta and an IWI Masada. It will mainly be a range gun, and occasional carry, but it won't be an EDC.

    I was wondering if anyone hwre had trigger time with both.
     
  2. rainman33

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    I like the Arex. However, with the parts available to customize something, why not a P80?
     

  3. Colt38SuperDude

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    Because some of us don’t want a jammamatic even only as a range gun.
     
  4. Adam5

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    Two words: Glock ergonomics
     
  5. MacMilly

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    I’ve handled the masada and have other iwi products. I would have no issues buying the Masada with the features set it and price point that it has.
     
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    I don’t care for the Glock ergos either, but the “clone” Glock frames feel much better to me.

    CZ P10C could be a consideration as well.
     
  7. grecco

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    I have a IWI masada,
    There are several threads on this forum.
    In my opinion it is a hard pistol to beat for the price point.
    I cleaned up trigger, installed a holosun optic , and surefire light.
    It is now Mrs. Grecco's house gun.

    My only complaints are as follows.
    The oem sights are trash, but it will accept Sig #8 sights.
    The trigger reset could be a bit shorter.
     
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  8. Adam5

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    It ends up ends up being a moot point. Onwas going to sell my Sig P365 to fund it, but was offered a Beretta M92A1 for the Sig. I miss having a Beretta on hand and am going to make the trade tomorrow.
     
  9. Colt38SuperDude

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    I like my Masada and think that it’s a lot of gun for the money...but the Beretta is a much better gun.

    good call on your part.
     
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    The Arex Delta takes CZ mags. For what it's worth.
     
  11. TheDreadnought

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    Love my 92A1. Good call.

    FWIW - The Masada was the better choice of the two original options... just based on my experience with other IWI products.
     
  12. grecco

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    Congrats on the Beretta,
    Some LTT goodies will really make it even better :)
     
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