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dgray64 03-24-2010 05:29 PM

I didn't need another gun...
I was in Temple TX yesterday and happened upon an Academy Sports. I had to stop and look at the pistols, didn't I? I looked at all and after fondling a Taurus 92 9mm, I turned it back even though the price was good, $429. The salesman handed me the PT-101B which is the same pistol in .40 S&W. Hmmm, felt good, fit my hand. The price tag showed $379, but he said "its on sale for $299" Wow, it really felt good! I took it home. I cleaned it, and ran 100 rounds through it. It's a great shooter and very accurate. I have a new favorite gun.

Dave :);):p

CA357 03-24-2010 06:37 PM

Congrats Dave. New guns, whether used or new are always special. Enjoy that rascal.

NGIB 03-24-2010 06:39 PM

One of the very few Taurii I'd consider owning (I've had a couple). I actually prefer the frame mounted safety on the Taurus to the slide mounted safety on the Beretta...

MoHawk 03-24-2010 06:40 PM

Good prices always make me smile. It's that word "sale" that gets me in trouble.

JoeParker 03-24-2010 06:44 PM

Congrats on the new gun! You can never have enough guns :)

Phelenwolf 03-27-2010 01:43 PM

+100 on that JoeParker, I just wish my wife understood that. Yet when I bring up the fact that she has almost 50 pair's of shoes, she does not like that. But oh well. what can I say but "I am just a guy!" :D

DrumJunkie 03-27-2010 02:30 PM

Hard to turn it down at that price.;)

Gojubrian 03-27-2010 04:44 PM

That's great! Now where are the pics? :p

TheOldMan 03-27-2010 04:58 PM

As your sublect line suggests, "we never need another gun" But we always have to have another gun :)

Very good deal on the Taurus.

dgray64 03-28-2010 03:40 AM

Sorry. I didn't have a picture at the time I posted. I took it out again yesterday and is still shoots great and straight. Darn wind was really blowing, but the sights work very well. The only thing I think I will change is to hit the front sight with a dot of florescent paint to make it stand out. Still love it!

Dave :);):p

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