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Last Activity:05-14-2008 10:12 AM
Posted in thread: Springfield .45 ACP XD on 04-16-2008 at 04:23 AM
Does that bother anyone else? I'm stubborn about "Made in the USA". I also wondered about
quality. Sure, Springfield is known for taking care of their customers, but I don't want to be
forced to use t...
Posted in thread: Springfield .45 ACP XD on 04-13-2008 at 04:06 AM
Checked out the web site. The barrels look like chrome. I take it you have done this to your
Tact. gun? It there a real noticeable difference like they say? Now with my Ruger on the recall
list I can ...
Posted in thread: Springfield .45 ACP XD on 04-11-2008 at 04:04 AM
Dirk...I just did the same thing today. Same gun. Chomping at the bit to try it!!!!! It sure
feels comfortable to hold on target while pulling the trigger. Tell me how you like it when you
get a chanc...
Posted in thread: Springfield .45 ACP XD on 04-10-2008 at 05:30 AM
Yep.I just picked up a 9mm Bi-Tone XD service model tonite.My kid can shoot IDPA with that.
I'll have to send it off to Springer next too.May have to shoot that gun some myself...
Posted in thread: XD 45 and Reloads on 03-25-2008 at 03:32 PM
It's been my experience that XD's don't like SWC ammo. Not that some won't shoot it, but many
of them don't feed it well.It'll feed anything else. I shoot a .45 in IDPA, so I don't need to
Posted in thread: Barrell Jeweling? on 03-25-2008 at 03:29 PM
Hmm, is there any sort of bushing that stabilizes the muzzle? If there is, have a look at any
wear patterns it's producing. It's be a shame to spend the time and money to get it done if
it's only goin...
Posted in thread: Springfield .45 ACP XD on 03-25-2008 at 03:20 PM
Love my XD .45. :D I've owned 2 of the service models, one compact and 1 tactical- all in
.45.In 9mm, I currently own a tactical model and have had the sub compact too.The .45 service
model is my favo...
Posted in thread: broken slidestop on 01-29-2008 at 02:01 AM
Are you sure it's broken?If so, SA will likely replace it under warranty.If the slide just
isn't locking back after the last round, you might be thumbing the slide release lever...
Posted in thread: Opinion On Springfield XD45 on 01-29-2008 at 01:58 AM
I've owned the XD in a .45 tactical, .45 Service, .45 compact, 9mm tactical and 9mm SC.My
favorite is easily the .45 service model.The XD's are super relaible. My daily carry gun has
around 7,000 roun...
Posted in thread: Torn. 40 or 45? on 01-29-2008 at 01:51 AM
Caliber selection is a hotly debated thing.I've owned 6 XD's, and I personally prefer the .45.
Some will argue about how some smaller caliber rounds can stop well.No one argues about the