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Old 05-02-2014, 08:51 AM   #51
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By the time you add the top rail, you are at the same price. Then there are the 357 magnum carbines. Not semi auto but a lot more powerful. No mags to lose on the revolver or the rifle unless you get the Ruger bolt.

I have a few Wheel guns( and some the Wife shoots), I have given thought to both a .357 or a 45LC lever gun.

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I have a few Wheel guns( and some the Wife shoots), I have given thought to both a .357 or a 45LC lever gun.

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For a civilian help is 20 minutes away. For an officer help is on the way before the trouble even starts. Officers have back up from another agency if needed as soon as they detain someone. Most officers in this area will just follow you until help is nearby.
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just had my Hipoint 995 TS out to the range shooting a steel plate shoot , 60 rds with the promag mags and no problems , great gun , now if I can find some powder to start reloading

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This one belongs to RG, The shop took it in on trade, they sold it to her for $155 (what they had in it). We have put thousands of rounds thru it with no issues. Just a super fun gun to shoot for cheap. And very accurate at 50yrds.

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just had my Hipoint 995 TS out to the range shooting a steel plate shoot , 60 rds with the promag mags and no problems , great gun , now if I can find some powder to start reloading

The 10's or the 15's??? Now I'm more intrigued Again,...I just can't see myself Schlepping My 9MM AR with we everywhere,..the Hi-Point makes a better "Desert" gun for me


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The 10's or the 15's??? Now I'm more intrigued Again,...I just can't see myself Schlepping My 9MM AR with we everywhere,..the Hi-Point makes a better "Desert" gun for me


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the 15s , even ran a full mag of jhp through it just fine , first trip out it would not run on the jhps , fun gun
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In case anyone is interested Grab a Gun has the Beretta 45 carbine for $599 + $6 shipping.

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Finally got the bench out and did a little shooting with the HiPoint 995. 50 paces at a pistol target with PPU 115 gr fmj. All 10 in the black, 2 3/4 inch spread. Moved back to 75 paces just for fun, all 10 on paper. Got about 2 1/2 inches of drop, but if it wasn't for 2 fliers I had, the group was about the same, 8 out of 10 in 2 3/4 inches. Must say, a bit surprised. Great little plinker!

Update... thought I would move back to 100 paces just for fun. Aimed at the top of the target to count for drop. All 10 on paper, windage only 4 1/2 inches, with the biggest spread 6 inches. Nice to know that even inexpensive factory loads are so consistent.

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