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Old 12-02-2011, 12:34 PM   #21
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I am debating between a Glock 26 and a Ruger LC9 as a carry weapon. Anyone have any thoughts or pros and cons on both of these guns. Would appreciate it.
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From a ballistic standpoint, the 10mm eats everyone's (auto calibers) cookies AND drinks their milk. It approaches 41 mag performance w 15 round capacity. It's a Law Enforcement nightmare.

However, the 9mm is a better choice for training, especially for beginners for all the reasons stated above. (Cost, recoil, ease of use etc.)

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Which one would yall prefer? im trying to figure out which one to get! thanks
I just got a g20 10mm Ammo is a bit expensive but Underwoodammo.com has excellent full house ammo with reg hollow points or rem golden saber <which I just picked up a 100rds of 180gr and looks like itll have good expansion http://www.underwoodammo.com/10mmauto180graingoldensaberbrassjacketedhollowpoin tboxof50.aspx .

And I got the efk shock absorbing guide rod / spring and it greatly reduces muzzle flip , frame stress . Is a great gun . You can see the guide rod is actually 2 piece and functions just like a shock on your vehicle
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I am debating between a Glock 26 and a Ruger LC9 as a carry weapon. Anyone have any thoughts or pros and cons on both of these guns. Would appreciate it.
The LC9 is a great gun for CC but it is not a range gun. Of the few times that i have taken mine to the range, i have never finished a 50 round box. I found it very snapy being so light and the triger pull is not pleasant at all. I carry mine at my work, were clothing does not let me conceal anything bigger. It is however fairly precise but im prety sure i will be getting a biger,heavier 9mm this month. If you like rugger i would recomend to you the SR 9. It comes in a full size and a compact version. To wrap it up, if i were in your situation, knowing what i know now, i woulg go with the G26!
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Thanks for your info and advice. I think I have pretty much decided on the Glock 26. I am waiting to attend a Front Sight 4 Day Defensive Handgun Course before I make my final decision and purchase the gun.
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Thanks for your info and advice. I think I have pretty much decided on the Glock 26. I am waiting to attend a Front Sight 4 Day Defensive Handgun Course before I make my final decision and purchase the gun.
Have you considered a Glock 19 ? Better balanced gun than the G26 IMHO
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For carry the g26 for all around the g19 or get the g17 or 34 not the 17L if you think you will get into match shooting. For a trail or light hunting woods defence pistol get the g20.
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