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Always gives me a warm fuzzy feeling

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by gjk5, Sep 8, 2006.

  1. gjk5

    gjk5 3/4 ton status

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    to get a shiny new toy:

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    can't wait to go to the range and see how this short little .45 barks.
     
  2. 68MUDSTUD

    68MUDSTUD OCD with shiny things

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    sweeeeeeet! :bow:
     
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    beater_k20 Banned

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    uhm, that's not shiny...
     
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    chevyfumes Court jester

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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    And it aint a toy...:p:
     
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    "Happines is a warm Gun"
     
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    lamberthkp SITFU Premium Member

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    ahhhhh Happines :D
     
  7. gjk5

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    party poopin' peckers.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Well the orange thing on it is shiny if it makes you feel any better.
     
  9. gjk5

    gjk5 3/4 ton status

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    those federal hydra-shoks are pretty shiny too. just sittin' here running some snap-caps through it to get used to the DA trigger.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I still keep mine cocked. The DA pull is much harder than the second shot and it throws me off.
     
  11. gjk5

    gjk5 3/4 ton status

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    I'll definitely keep it cocked, I've just never owned a DA and the trigger feels different even cocked than my other guns. It's got a looong light travel and then engages at the end of your pull.
     
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    You can't cock it, it's DAO on every pull of the trigger, even if you haven't pulled back the the slide.
     
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    I don't care much for DAO. My 1911A1 stays locked and cocked in its holster. I modified the thumb break so it sits tween the hammer and the frame, for a little extra safety.

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    I'm happily living with my DA/SA Ruger with 18 rounds on deck.
     
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    That's odd, I can feel the difference bigtime between cocked and uncocked trigger pull.
     
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    I knew that trigger felt different cocked or not, the new MilPro's are DA/SA.
     

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