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What Caliber will be Your Next Handgun

Discussion in 'Caliber Corner' started by PghJim, Aug 5, 2012.

  1. Glockdude1

    Glockdude1 Federal Member CLM

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    If you have a Glock .40 already, it might be easier to find a .357 Sig Conversion barrel.


    Nice Sig!!

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  2. CanyonMan

    CanyonMan In The Saddle

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    Thank you sir !






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  3. BicycleDay43

    BicycleDay43 00 Buck dude

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    It'll either be a G23 or 22 in .40 S&W.

    Sent from the bluegrass state using my LG. Go Mariners!
     
  4. KenMac

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    .357 SIG............I have a line on a G32 used, but like new with NS for $425.
     
  5. somebodybuymeaglock

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    Barrels are interchangeable
     
  6. ashecht

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    currently own three 9mm, and two .45. Next up is an SR1911 Commander so I have an equal number of 9mm and .45. No more than two different calibers for me. Had 3, but sold my G23 to consolidate down to two.
     
  7. Chesafreak

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    I really wanted a 1911 .45 ACP for my next handgun. Now I'm thinking something else with ammo availability being what it is. I have a few hundred rounds each of 9mm and .40S&W and don't want to have to stock another caliber.

    My next handgun is going to be in 9mm or .40 S&W just because that's what I have. Now that I have ruled out a 1911, I am considering getting a SA 5.25 in .40. If the ammo shortage should improve by the time I'm planning to buy (2014) then I'm going for a 1911 in .45.
     
  8. gatorboy

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    It's pretty nice
    The caliber will start with 4, after that... depends on if I want a really nice 1911 or a really nice revolver. Next one won't be plastic. It will be large, heavy and used to bust hogs.

    Wish my 629 was 4-5" instead of 3". Just don't get the range I want which is a shame, it's a beauty. Sold my 5" to my brother for pennies on the dollar and he's shot it twice in six years! :brickwall:
     
  9. dkf

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    Will be worth the wait. I bought one a few months ago and really like it.
     
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    A .44 Magnum revolver for CC.
     
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    Loaded with .44 Special, right? :whistling:

    Nah.
     
  12. 4949shooter

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    Very nice, Canyonman. :thumbsup:

    My buddy carries a 220 as a member of our SWAT team (230 grain Gold Dots).
     
  13. CanyonMan

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    Thank you pard.
    Your buddy is a most wise man.... ;)



    It's pretty new to me, and I haven't even had the chace to pop a cap on it yet. ha. If it shoots as good as the rest of the P220's I've owned, I will be very pleased.


    Stay safe out there !






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  14. cbird77

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    I am thinking 10mm (G29). Any pros / cons on this one? Also do I need a RSA with a longer barrel?
     
  15. gatorboy

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    It's pretty nice
    Great choice. I'll say even more reliable than the 20 for one reason: The 20 mag springs go bad after a lot of use/being fully loaded for extended periods. I've never had to replace mag springs for my 29.

    Wolff RSA with 21# springs are what I use.
     
  16. OldSchool64

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    Probably .22lr revolver
    Never owned one, always want one.
     
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    Either a .22LR/Mag Ruger convertible revolver (always wanted one) or a 9mm XDS. Depends which one I stumble upon first.
     
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    "Angry Fist
    Loaded with .44 Special, right? :whistling:

    Nah. "

    I carry a 4" .357 Magnum for CCW and shoot .357 Magnum in it. Not .38 Special.
     
  19. packeagle

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    .22lr, Mark III/Buckmark/SR .22/M&P22

    Probably in that order.

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    My new ATI Thunderbolt Enhanced1911

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