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Old 11-19-2011, 09:31 PM   #1
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Just picked up the LCP to add to the Ruger family. Wow this thing is tiny. I thought the LC9 was small, but this sucker is an ankle biter... Anyway, getting a chance to shoot it in an indoor range in a couple of weeks, can't wait to see how she performs.
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Old 11-19-2011, 09:37 PM   #2
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Any others out there with this little sucker? Love to hear some user experiences... I know its generally considered a womans piece, but I'll take anything to hold me over until I can fire mine.
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Here's my daughter's Elsie Pea on my Colt Defender.

It's a little dog with a big bite!

I'd much rather shoot the Colt mouse gun rather than the extremely light weight 380 LCP.

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It's a little dog with a big bite!

Yes it is. Brace youself. I had trouble gripping it when I shot it and was not expecting the recoil.
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Yes it is. Brace youself. I had trouble gripping it when I shot it and was not expecting the recoil.
Sweet, kind of excited to try it.
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I have one and its a great carry piece on hot days but i can attest to its recoil. I let my girlfriend shoot it one time and she was like yeah i will just keep shooting the mark 2 lol
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I have one and its a great carry piece on hot days but i can attest to its recoil. I let my girlfriend shoot it one time and she was like yeah i will just keep shooting the mark 2 lol
its got to be the small frame and recoil spring thats the cause of this kick.
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I'm kind of interested in an LCP. Keep the reviews and opinions coming.
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Yeah they weigh next to nothing even loaded lol. And as for recoil springs they actually have 2. When u field strip it (which is super easy btw) when u remove the guide it has a smaller spring inside a bigger both the same length
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its got to be the small frame and recoil spring thats the cause of this kick.
Nope, it's the physics.

Energy vs Mass (the law of conservation of momentum.)
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