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Old 12-08-2012, 01:55 AM   #21
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i too was in the market for a pocket nine the last few months. I did the complete research. Looked at em all. looked at the Beretta Nano, Kahr cw9, the Taurus slim, SIG's new pocket 9, and a few others.

I went with the Nano
I'm surprised nobody mentioned the Nano til now. I looked long and hard at the Nano a few months ago. I opted to go with a full sized 1911 instead of another CCW and so i continue to use my beretta 84 for CC when I travel. That will all change in the next few weeks however thanks to the firearmstalk big 2012 giveaway today! Woo hoo!!
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I simply do not trust having a hammer back on a live round without a positive safety--like a half cock at least. Gave my son the Colt gub style 380 and kept the Sig 232-both about the same size. I prefer a 380 over a 9mm because it travels slower and IMO dumps more energy--like a mini 45. What ever you use practice well with it till it becomes an extension of your hand/hands. Be safe and don't shoot your man hood off with an "unsafetied" shooter--lol.
I cant speak of the others. But the Kahr is a true double action gun. The gun is not cocked. The hammer is at rest until the trigger is pulled.
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I can say this much about pocket pistols, they all have their problems. I don't care who makes the pocket pistol it has the most come backs of any gun in their line up. Once you get a pocket pistol that works, keep it. I know someone that has had problems with all the pistols on your list except the Bersa. I don't know anyone that owns a Bersa.

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