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Old 04-29-2013, 02:39 AM   #11
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For what I understand Jimenez is a POS. I've had good experience with Taurus, but not on there .380 line. There customer service worked really well with me when I needed a repair on a 9mm of theres.
Honestly, I think Rugers your best bet. Just get one without a laser. There around 300 without one. Or we'll used to be
Taurus or Ruger, the other two are garbage. I teach CCW Classes here in Ohio and see lots of pistols. A few that I have seen at training that are inexpensive are Ruger SR 9 Compact and the Sccy 9mm. The Tauruses that I see go bang. I owned a PT 92 for 15 years and loved it. Just my humble opinion.
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What's about going with 9mm? Sccy makes a line of SA 9mm pistols and they can be had for under $300. I haven't heard much bad talk about it.

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I don't understand why Taurus is even on that list. Taurus is a major brand with a reputation that is getting stronger every year.

I would have no problems buying a Taurus. I don't have one, mind you, but not because I'm scared of them.

I'd never buy either of those other two.

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My Taurus 738 TCP was great and I thought it was a great carry gun. I had one fail and that was my fault because I thought I'd try one had after only 50-60 rounds

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