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Old 03-19-2012, 05:16 PM   #21
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+1 on Cane's last post....
Plus, I'd be willing to bet that you could in fact handle a .45.

My older son started shooting my 1911's (all .45's) when he was 14. My younger son started at 12.
They both shoot mine all the time - so much that I have told them that they will have to start buying their own ammo and quit burning all mine.

Anyway, nothing wrong with a 9mm either and I wouldn't recommend just going out and buying a .45 without shooting one first (as Cane says) - but I just bet that you could handle it.

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Old 03-19-2012, 07:55 PM   #22
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well the only handgun i ever shot was a 380 so i thought 9mm wouldnt be to much worst but a step up and thanks cane i would buy a colt but everytime i find one around here(the middle of nowhere) its gone quick plus i dont know anyone with a 45 there willing to shoot my grandfather is the only one and he wont shoot it (value reasons) anyway thanks

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