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Old 04-07-2012, 05:40 PM   #21
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Alright, maximum effective range is less. But you get what I'm saying. What's the cost/benefit of a compact?
This seems very personal choice, but OK.

The compact will do it's job, generally. But if you enjoy plinking

or range shooting, it'll be a little miserable, because of heightened

muzzle flip/blast, and the smaller grip.

IMO, if you need an easily concealed weapon, and don't intend to

shoot it at the range much, the compact is for you.

Ask yourself this: What's the benefit/cost if your CC gun is too large,

and it's in the dresser drawer at home, when you need it.

I go OWB, because I want to also shoot the gun at the range.

I also take the chance I won't need it because it's too big, on

occasion. Are you willing to take that same risk?
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This seems very personal choice, but OK.

The compact will do it's job, generally. But if you enjoy plinking

or range shooting, it'll be a little miserable, because of heightened

muzzle flip/blast, and the smaller grip.

IMO, if you need an easily concealed weapon, and don't intend to

shoot it at the range much, the compact is for you.

Ask yourself this: What's the benefit/cost if your CC gun is too large,

and it's in the dresser drawer at home, when you need it.

I go OWB, because I want to also shoot the gun at the range.

I also take the chance I won't need it because it's too big, on

occasion. Are you willing to take that same risk?
Get a springfield with the extention grip cause you can plink and cc with it
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Glock compacts all the way!



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Old 04-09-2012, 01:56 PM   #24
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Please don't glock up my thread.

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I do not like Glocks, I prefer an active or passive grip safety and people have added both to avoid Glock Ka Boom stories. Just watch the "too cool for school" detective shoot,himself in the foot WHILE teaching a gun safety class. Yep, die hard Glock lover.

I honestly look at this as an evolution story. Please note: The grass will always be greener. Lots of range & rental time will simply decrease the duration of this exercise in remorse. Nothing short of buying both will defeat it.

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Old 04-09-2012, 09:55 PM   #26
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A lot of Glock hating going on.

There are a lot of guns I don't like. I don't feel the need to point it out every time someone says they have one.

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I think it comes from all the glock fanboys vs the actual guns themselves.

I love the glock design ... it's why I own an XD which added a grip safety and better grip angle and a few rounded edges to take some of the ugly off.

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No, he was trolling on three or four threads. And we have a glock section for a reason. So we can keep the people with no taste in guns from screwing up the rest of the site.

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Didnt mean to troll. If u feel i did. I apology.

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And btw i noticed u are a straight glock hater too.

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