Worst handgun...

Discussion in 'Firearms News, Reviews, and Featured Articles' started by greggs, Oct 20, 2015.

  1. flboots

    flboots Well-Known Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    Northeast Florida
    To each their own. To me the worst handgun is the one your afraid to shoot due to ammo being to expensive or all its good for is to look at hanging on the wall. Guns are made to shoot.
     

  2. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    keltec are good guns. I own a p3at, p32 ,su16C and a KSG
     
  3. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
    UK
    That's his opinion. I have mine, you have yours...everyone has one or more and all are entitled to them.
     
  4. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    I have owned Keltecs. They go bang when you pull the trigger and are rugged.

    I like them. For me the Jiminez or Jennings that you can buy brand new for $150 are the worst
     
  5. stev32k

    stev32k Well-Known Member

    Oct 19, 2012
    Mobile, AL
    I think he does have a point. A self-defense gun cannot be any less than 100% reliable. Especially since most buyers of cheap hand guns are not professionals and they buy the gun because it is cheap and is said to be a reliable self-defense gun which it is not. If properly taken care of, cleaned, and the user is even a little knowledgeable about guns it may work fine. If they are like my 70 year old neighbor lady, that has never shot a handgun in her life, is talked into buying a Kel-tec 380 for personal defense (because it's cheap) and thinks it will work fine if she ever needs it may be in for a fatal mistake.
     
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  6. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida

    Agree, Jennings, Jiminez, bryco, lorcin, etc.
     
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  7. rodder

    rodder New Member

    9
    Mar 19, 2016
    being new to handguns i watch + enjoy many vids, i like is "colorful" but informative style
     
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  8. thewyseone

    thewyseone Member

    65
    Feb 22, 2016
    I thought the USFA Zip Gun was the worst, only half a can of WD-40 could actually fix it?
     
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  9. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    Not sure what someone was thinking about them..
     
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  10. Sonnyt

    Sonnyt New Member

    6
    Jul 15, 2016
    Are those really guns?
     
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  11. Iron Eagle

    Iron Eagle Well-Known Member

    Feb 17, 2012
    Louisiana
    I had a Jennings .22 once. Quality? No. Fun to shoot.
     
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  12. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    Cheap guns...
     
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  13. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011
    I had a Burgo .22 short revolver. May still have it somewhere. It has about a 20 pound trigger pull and is da only. I gave 5 bucks for it many years ago and shot it maybe 10 times.
     
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  14. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    While not the worst, this topic reminds me of the COP357 derrenger.

    4 shots, and the gun weighs like 5#

    We used to joke and say it was a 5 shot. shoot 4, then throw the gun...
     
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