Opinions please- send them back? (photo)

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by jeffadaklin, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. jstgsn

    jstgsn Well-Known Member

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    My first thought is are they limp wristing the gun? Have them try firing it with a tighter more controlled grip. Just read about a female police officer who took a round in her arm and when she returned fire with her semi auto it jammed. They determined it was due to her not having the strengh in her hand after being wounded. When I say a tigher grip I mean have them strangle the weapon then fire it. See what happens.
  2. jeffadaklin

    jeffadaklin New Member

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    jstgsn, look at my last post...
    AlMount - lol- no, it's not THAT bad, really it's pretty long, but not that strong- and since KT worked on them they're both much smoother. Without a thumb safety it's propbably a good thing to have that long pull, while in a purse.
  3. hansom

    hansom Former Guest

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    Hey you should see what Sigs looks like after a few rounds and those are $800 Guns.
    Perfectly normal wear - all semi autos wear the barrel hood some more so than others, this is so because the slide must pass over the barrel for the gun to function, KT probably didnt polish out those marks because they assumed you were a firearm officianado and would understand what those marks mean.
    If it bothers you you can polish it out yourself - just about a minute with some steel wool or 400 grain sand paper- thats what i did to my Kahr - another nasty gun when it comes to wearing on the barrel hood.
  4. Mosin_Nagant_Fan

    Mosin_Nagant_Fan Active Member

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    Here's what my XD looked like after a couple hundred rounds through it in one day. Different make and model, same type of gun.

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  5. BillM

    BillM Active Member

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    Carried a P32 for years. Close to 1000 rds through it, no problems.
    They do wear on top of the chamber--as do a lot of other guns of that
    design. It probably won't get much worse.

    Now carrying a LCP--my wife got her hands on the P32 and it became
    HER gun. She REALLY prefers the 10 rd magazine. Lengthens the grip
    and feels much better in her hands---and she has tiny hands.

    If a little cosmetic "character" turns you off, you sure don't want to
    see my LCP! 3 years in a kydex pocket holster all day every day and
    it's no beauty. But it goes bang every time I P-U-L-L the trigger.:)

    ETA: Looks like there are several 10 rd mags out there for the P32.
    The one that extends the grip (and my wife likes) is this one:
    http://www.keltecweapons.com/product/p32-37-10rd-magazine/
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  6. jeffadaklin

    jeffadaklin New Member

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    Yeh, I got em both 10-rd mags, they like gettin' the pinky on there too. At first neither would fire with the 10-rd in them, slide would only close 1 out of 5 times- but after KT worked on them now they both do fine- with either magazine.
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