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Old 07-16-2011, 07:41 PM   #1
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I picked up a new hi point 45 acp carbine today at the local gun shop. They gave me a pretty good deal. The new model with two mags, fore grip, sling, for 320 otd.

Got to put a 100 rounds threw it today. Functioned flawlessly.

This is my first hi point and speaking that people really like to bag on them I am impressed with it. It is a blast to shoot and pretty damn accurate at 50 yards. I'll post a photo of the target and firearm later when I am on my laptop.

I have a feeling I will be putting many rounds threw it, I will report on how it is holding up after I get 1000 rounds or so threw it.
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Old 07-16-2011, 08:04 PM   #2
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The target from 50 yards. There is a few 9x18 rounds scattered in the target from the old lady shooting it. I was still adjusting to the sights, but overall I am pretty satisfied.
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Good shooting! Amy issues with it? How about a pic?
I think it would be fun and good for home defense if you can trust it.
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THE first good thing I heard concerning a HiPoint, but then I will never knock ANY gun. Hell, I even own a Jennings POS. ...and I think they rank lower than a HiPoint.
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No issues at all. Most shots were fired at a decent rate of fire, I also ran one rapid fire mag to see if it would jam or FTF, but it just kept going and going. I am very satisfied.
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I have a 9mm version of the same carbine. Lots of fun to shoot. I haven't had any issues with it either, probably 500 rounds through it.
I put a cheap Barska reflex sight on it and it hits the same spot over and over.
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I got a ACOG style red/green dot that i am considering slapping on it and seeing how it does.
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I saw one for sale at a gun show this past weekend that had a price tag of $298. It looked interesting but after I picked it up the gun seemed a tad too heavy for me personally.
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i wish they had a 30round capacity. i would get one
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