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Posted in thread: XD-9 'simple' question from a NOOB on 11-22-2009 at 02:21 AM
They have pills for that now.I originally was going to say "It'll become less stiff the more
you play with it", but somehow that didn't quite ring true... :p
Posted in thread: XD-9 'simple' question from a NOOB on 11-20-2009 at 12:49 AM
thanks for the info. the slide lock does in fact work, just had to press down on it
significantly harder than the glock 19 i used at the range.It'll become less stiff over time.
Posted in thread: What's the best .22 Conversion Kit for XD-45? on 09-27-2009 at 11:56 PM
In response to my wistful complaint about 45ACP ammo prices, a guy at a local gun shop rattled
off about 2 or 3 brands making .22 conversions for plastic guns, XD-45ACP assumed included. The
idea of s...
Posted in thread: Eye candy...My new Kahr Pm9 on 09-16-2009 at 01:57 AM
Posted in thread: Why isn't a 7.62x39 AR the Perfect Rifle? on 09-11-2009 at 10:21 PM
Here's the deal. The 7.62 x 39 round is great - if you are shooting across the street. It hits
hard, and it hits with the poop to put someone on their butt. Now, go out to 200 or 300 yards,
and you ha...
Posted in thread: Why isn't a 7.62x39 AR the Perfect Rifle? on 09-11-2009 at 09:42 PM
THANKS for all of the tips/ideas. One other factor which I failed to emphasize is I don't have
a lot of money, so cost of the ammo will be a big factor. If the 7.62x39 costs a lot more than
a .223 (is...
Posted in thread: Why isn't a 7.62x39 AR the Perfect Rifle? on 09-11-2009 at 02:32 AM
After 47 years of owning nothing more than a Daisy BB gun as a kid, this year I bought a Mossy
500 and an XD-45. I am now scoping out (pardon the pun) rifles. I tried a friend's FAL (7.62 x
51), and i...
Posted in thread: I quit. on 09-02-2009 at 02:07 AM
Posted in thread: Thank you! - My new XD 40 on 08-31-2009 at 01:57 AM
Congrats! As a recent addition to the gun-owning ranks, I too recently made the XD my first
pistol, after purchasing a Mossberg 500 tactical (which I love!). I think the good news is that
it's hard to...
Posted in thread: New XD 40 - 13 rd mag stiffness on 08-29-2009 at 02:59 PM
I had the same issues with mine - it's a break-in thing. All works well now. And I still use
the loader since it just makes it easier to me.