close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

USP Expert - what's up

Discussion in 'Heckler & Koch Forum' started by HKLovingIT, Mar 4, 2013.

  1. HKLovingIT

    HKLovingIT Resident Evil

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2010
    Messages:
    4,369
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Out On The Tiles
    Who has one or has had hands on with one. For some reason they are really catching my eye. :dunno:
     
  2. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2005
    Messages:
    36,694
    Likes Received:
    887
    Location:
    Troy
    Really good shooters, love the triggers!
    But they look goofy, and un proportionate!
     

  3. bac1023

    bac1023

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2004
    Messages:
    107,261
    Likes Received:
    6,068
    Location:
    PA
    I prefer the Mark 23, personally.
     
  4. MarkAD

    MarkAD

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2012
    Messages:
    40
    Likes Received:
    5
    I miss mine, until I pick up SUGAR and whispers sweet booms in my ear.
    They are great, easy to clean, almost no lube, a little dab of grease is all it takes.
    They look deadly beautiful for a polmer gun.

    What else do you need to know excpet buy it. It is way sexier that a glock.:tongueout:
     
  5. bac1023

    bac1023

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2004
    Messages:
    107,261
    Likes Received:
    6,068
    Location:
    PA
    Very true :cool:
     
  6. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2005
    Messages:
    36,694
    Likes Received:
    887
    Location:
    Troy

    :agree:
     
  7. Glockdude1

    Glockdude1 Federal Member CLM

    Joined:
    May 24, 2000
    Messages:
    25,295
    Likes Received:
    4,224
    Location:
    Beaumont,Texas
    I disagree.

    [​IMG]

    :tongueout:
     
  8. UselessEnergy

    UselessEnergy simple user

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2013
    Messages:
    193
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    South Central PA
    goofy, unproportionate? .. the Expert?

    just wondering if its the Elite youre thinking of??? I only say that cause the Elite is exactly that, goofy and unproportionate - the Expert is a GORGEOUS firearm!

    just curious, to each their own
     
  9. carbuncle

    carbuncle is not cool.

    Joined:
    May 27, 2006
    Messages:
    3,016
    Likes Received:
    85
    Location:
    Nashua, NH
    I miss my USP Compact .45...I really need to get another one.

    Posted from my car phone.
     
  10. gforester

    gforester Motorhead

    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2009
    Messages:
    660
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Cocoa, FL
    Look goofy and un proportionate?

    I think not! They are beautiful, sexy, and deadly accurate and have a wonderful trigger.

    Oh, did I mention how accurate they are?

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Apr 1, 2013
  11. A'boy

    A'boy fulla hateraid

    Joined:
    May 28, 2006
    Messages:
    310
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    the Sillbox
    The only thing that keeps me from buying anything from the USP series is the HK proprietary rail. Other than that, they are extremely sexy pistols.

    IMHO, if you want one just to want to shoot, get one(one day I'm sure I will). IF this is something you want to ccw/nightstand, you would be better off with a P30, HK45/c because of the rail and variety of mounted lights.
     
    Last edited: Apr 1, 2013
  12. Mikie

    Mikie Millennium Member

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 1998
    Messages:
    82
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    Eastern MA
    I've owned a USP45 for 14 years. I have put over 7K rounds thru it and it is as reliable and accurate as any of my Glocks. I replaced the recoil spring at around 5K rounds and the hammer mainspring and that is it as far as maintenance. The magazines still function and although I have spare springs I haven't bothered to put them in yet. I do not see how I could ever wear this gun out. It is just that strong and reliable. The only negative I have to say about it is the DA trigger is kind of heavy but in a CQC event I'm sure will do fine.
     
  13. Clusterfrack

    Clusterfrack

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2012
    Messages:
    2,625
    Likes Received:
    25
    Location:
    Pacific NW
    Like Mikie I've had my HK for 14 years. It's a USP/c .40 and is the most reliable gun I've ever owned. Zero failures.

    The thing is, I just don't shoot it as well as my Glocks. I'm slower on every drill, even in C1.
     
  14. itstime

    itstime

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2006
    Messages:
    7,176
    Likes Received:
    19
    Location:
    USA
    That series never did anything for me. I would prefer to get a Tactical first, then an Elite.

    Those are on my short to long list.
     
  15. SiberianErik

    SiberianErik

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2009
    Messages:
    1,269
    Likes Received:
    8
    I have two Tacticals in my case right now

    USP9
    USP40 :wow:

    Pretty rare I have them both..the 40 did not come w/ a thread cover though :crying:
     
  16. yogiboobooranger

    yogiboobooranger

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2008
    Messages:
    42
    Likes Received:
    0
    I love the USP compact .45. I have two and one of them is a very nice, not made anymore, Stainless over polymer HK. They both shoot extremely accurately and are very easy to carry and conceal. Love the HK's.