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Old 08-25-2010, 11:12 PM   #1
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After work I went to the local gun shop to look at their pistols, and get some pricing. I asked the gentleman behind the counter to show me the new XDM 45. It fit my hand like a glove. I had the strong urge to buy it right there on the spot, but didn't. Possibly because my debit card has a limit on daily purchases, and I didn't have any checks with me.... Unless you guys can talk me out of it, it'll be in my arsenal soon.
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Old 08-25-2010, 11:23 PM   #2
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One thing for sure is if you don't like it, there should be plenty of other people looking to buy yours...
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Old 08-26-2010, 12:07 AM   #3
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Go for it!

The only suggestion I would add is get plenty of ammo the same day and shoot the snot out of it.

Good choice, both gun and caliber.
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Old 08-26-2010, 12:20 AM   #4
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Definitely get it.
I hate tupperware guns, always have.
I have always been a 1911 and revolver fan.

But I went to the darkside, and my XDm 45 is a damn good gun. I have a range report on here.
Here's my http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f59/range-report-45-acp-springfield-xdm-45-a-28825/

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I love mine. They've been flying off the shelves locally, and I've yet to see a used one for sale...which is uncommon when such a popular new model hits the market. No buyer's remorse with this gun.
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If you can find a fault with the Croatian Sensation, let the world know. Thusfar, the world has been pretty quiet. Very happy with my XD.
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My first pistol was an XD45 and I LOVE it! I've shot XDms and I like them just as much. You can't go wrong with an XD, they're reliable and accurate. If the price is right and you aren't hiding it from your wife I say go for it!
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Love mine. You can't go wrong.
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Went and got it before I left last night. Can't wait to get home to shoot it tomorrow. I'm divorced but I took my girlfriend to get it with me so there is no problem with hiding it from her...lol
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Good choice, can't go wrong with it. Have fun!
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