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Old 01-14-2013, 03:22 AM   #1
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Looking for a great competition handgun . I know Glocks are top but I would like American made
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Old 01-14-2013, 03:26 AM   #2
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What class? What caliber? What style?
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Old 01-14-2013, 04:25 AM   #3
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Glock 34. That's what I use in IDPA.

As for IPSC, STI makes a nice 1911 race gun. Other choices are the EAA Witness race gun and CZ's race gun.
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CZ's have been one of the top competition firearms. They are heavy and have a low barrel axis which makes them dead on accurate. Also There is no other grip like a CZ, find a shop or someone that will let you fondle one a little bit and you will wonder why you didn;t get one sooner.
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If it makes you feel better most Glocks in the US are made in Smyrna, Georgia.

Otherwise Smith and Wesson's M&P.

Springfield is an American company but the XDs are made in Croatia.

Gets confusing anymore when you want to buy American.
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If it makes you feel better most Glocks in the US are made in Smyrna, Georgia.

Otherwise Smith and Wesson's M&P.

Springfield is an American company but the XDs are made in Croatia.

Gets confusing anymore when you want to buy American.
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I'm wondering what competiton the OP is getting into.

A Glock is not too effective in ATA (Trap shooting)
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I'm wondering what competiton the OP is getting into.

A Glock is not too effective in ATA (Trap shooting)
No kidding! I tried to shoot a skeet with my Ruger P95. The first 15 shots didn't touch a skeet. On the second magazine I got wise. I waited until the skeet was almost stopped just floating and gave it a quick burst of shots. If I hadn't got smart I still would be out there burning ammo.

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