Being tacticool
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > General Handgun Discussion >

Being tacticool


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-23-2010, 10:05 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 7,152
Liked 26 Times on 7 Posts

Default Being tacticool

I'm a stodgy old fart but sometimes I feel the need to be a tacticool fella. I hung a Streamlight TLR-2 on my XD .45 Compact and it's now my living room gun. I may be getting ill as I was seriously considering a railed 1911 while browsing my LGS on Sunday...

Being tacticool - General Handgun Discussion
NGIB is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 02-23-2010, 10:53 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Rogers, AR
Posts: 6,262
Liked 3 Times on 2 Posts

Default

Well, I like it!!!
Gojubrian is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2010, 11:39 AM   #3
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
spittinfire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Maiden,NC
Posts: 9,663
Liked 85 Times on 55 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

The pic didn't load for me but I know what it looks like. I personally am not a fan of rail mounted goodies on a pistol but that is just me. Nothing wrong with what you've got there. Now if you're wearing a crossdraw vest with 7 mags loaded with NINJA ammo I'd start to worry.
__________________
If the pain is lacking so is the discipline...

"the only 911 call I need is chambering a round" - Mr. Muller, MO car dealer
spittinfire is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2010, 11:51 AM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Mr. Bluesky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Houghton,MI
Posts: 485
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by spittinfire View Post
The pic didn't load for me but I know what it looks like. I personally am not a fan of rail mounted goodies on a pistol but that is just me. Nothing wrong with what you've got there. Now if you're wearing a crossdraw vest with 7 mags loaded with NINJA ammo I'd start to worry.
This. Especially on a home-defense gun, which might be used when things go bump in the night, having both a light and a firm grip is a sound idea.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by canebrake View Post
"If innocent life doesn't immediately depend on it, don't shoot. And if it does, don't miss!"
Ruger Mk III Competition
S&W M&P 9 Pro Series
East German Makarov PM
Mr. Bluesky is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 06:36 AM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
DarinCraft's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: CA
Posts: 1,170
Liked 23 Times on 11 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default

I love tacticool stuff, just as long as you have a purpose for it. A tac light on a HD gun, definitely a great idea. Now if you go out and buy a LBV and start stuffing socks in the pouches then you're creeping up on Mall Ninja....lol just kiddin'

Great looking gun
__________________
Quote:
"A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise the gun. While this gives moderate exercise to the body, it gives boldness, enterprise and independence to the mind. Games played with the ball, and others of that nature, are too violent for the body and stamp no character on the mind. Let your gun therefore be your constant companion of your walks."
Thomas Jefferson
From the great speaker...er uh Barak Obongo

"Liberals make great proctologists. They're the only ones who truly know what the inside of an anus looks like."~me
DarinCraft is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 08:13 AM   #6
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: richmond,Virginia
Posts: 207
Liked 22 Times on 14 Posts
Likes Given: 15

Default

What you have there is a good looking, practical accessory to your firearm. Nothing wrog with that at all.
__________________
we're Americans and we pray for peace, and if we can't have peace we find and destroy the people who screwed up the damn peace. So we can have some peace. - Christopher Titus
collegekid20 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 12:59 PM   #7
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JonM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Rochester WI,Rochester WI
Posts: 19,268
Liked 6820 Times on 3623 Posts
Likes Given: 513

Default

should get one of these too:

Being tacticool - General Handgun Discussion
JonM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 02:40 PM   #8
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
hunter Joe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 2,413
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=10870&stc=1&d=12671988 19
spg_PX9115LP.jpg

I'm looking at this 4" operator myself for CCW. I believe it retails for under $900.00. Also available in a 5"
__________________
God, Family, Guns, in that order.

Last edited by hunter Joe; 02-22-2011 at 12:15 PM.
hunter Joe is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 02:44 PM   #9
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
MB44's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: CPH,DK
Posts: 202
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JonM View Post
should get one of these too:

Being tacticool - General Handgun Discussion
I can beat that....

Being tacticool - General Handgun Discussion
__________________

****** ---------------------------------------******
****** "Shoot him again - His soul is still dancing" ******
****** ---------------------------------------******
MB44 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2010, 03:09 PM   #10
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
IGETEVEN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Tornado \"Just Blow Me\" Alley,Oklahoma U.S.A.
Posts: 8,424
Liked 27 Times on 21 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JonM View Post
should get one of these too:

Being tacticool - General Handgun Discussion

Only recommended for all Poly guns w/o a steel frame or slide.

Jack
__________________
Jack

ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ!

"There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter." - Hemingway

“The greatest ignorance is to reject something you know nothing about.”
IGETEVEN is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes




Newest Threads