Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > Semi-Auto Handguns > 1911 Forum > Browning by Beretta?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-11-2010, 03:34 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Douglasville,Ga.,Georgia
Posts: 169
Liked 15 Times on 13 Posts

Default Browning by Beretta?

Today I went to my local shop to pick up a RIA 38super I had ordered.Basic GI parkerized,wood grips,a good toter.While there I was offered a Browning BDA.I had never heard of this gun but had to have it!It looks like a minnie Browning High Power,made by Baretta in 1979.13+1 mag in 380.Ican't wait to try it out along with the RIA.Anyone have any history with this little gun?



__________________
Transman is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 09-11-2010, 03:50 AM   #2
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
CA357's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Oregon
Posts: 19,871
Liked 1174 Times on 510 Posts
Likes Given: 2978

Default

I haven't owned one, but I handled a couple at the shop. I think they're an awfully nice pistol.

__________________
“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.”Samuel Adams
CA357 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2010, 02:30 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: South St Paul,MN
Posts: 4
Default I have one, and love it

I have a Beretta 84, which is identical except for the placement of the safety/decocker. It's a great little gun, quite accurate and reliable, with a decent trigger and good ergonomics. I have big hands, so I added a set of Pachmayrs and that was all that was needed. I've put about 500 rounds through it and my only problem was with some underpowered handloads originally for my wife's Sig 230. I've carried a Sig 220 or a 1911 for years, but this has become my favorite carry pistol.

__________________
doofous is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Should I get a Beretta? Businessoptics General Handgun Discussion 53 08-31-2011 08:48 AM
Beretta FS 92 SS 9MM hcsttog Semi-Auto Handguns 14 08-24-2011 08:25 AM
Beretta 96D willie47 General Handgun Discussion 3 04-03-2010 04:05 PM
Beretta 951 Fisherking General Handgun Discussion 2 03-01-2010 02:11 PM
Beretta Neos, Browning Buckmark, or Ruger Mark III greenr19 General Handgun Discussion 11 06-28-2009 02:33 AM