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  1. In the 1980's I went through in order, S&W 686,...

    In the 1980's I went through in order, S&W 686, S&W 4506, Colt 1911.

    The primary reason for change, was learning different actions, DA revolver, TDA auto, single action auto.

    I've stayed...
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    They could be close, but the G21 is a much bigger...

    They could be close, but the G21 is a much bigger gun than the G17/G22.

    The GAP guns were 9mm/.40S&W/.357SIG size guns with a thicker slide. That's what the new Gen 5 .40S&W guns are. Whether...
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    It is likely to fit a G38 holster. My...

    It is likely to fit a G38 holster.

    My understanding is the Gen 5 .40S&W guns are basically using .45 GAP slides.
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    For the trivia lover, these are the same magazines

    For the trivia lover, these are the same magazines
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    I'm a fan of President Trump, but the numbers are...

    I'm a fan of President Trump, but the numbers are not "apples to apples".

    Those are 5.4 million TV viewers who watched the Golden Globes on NBC, and 31 million who watched Trump on social media...
  6. For historical purposes, I believe this thread...

    For historical purposes, I believe this thread grew out of the "Thumb safety pro/con's" thread (...
  7. I think this is why it took so long for Beretta...

    I think this is why it took so long for Beretta to mainstream the "G" model guns in the US. There were so many users with military time used to the M9/92FS, that they probably thought a "G" model...
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    I'm not a fan of creating a bucket of toxic...

    I'm not a fan of creating a bucket of toxic chemicals stored in a makeshift container, especially when there are lots of perfectly safe and effective commercial products available.

    Gunsmith Ned...
  9. I've always considered the slide mounted safeties...

    I've always considered the slide mounted safeties on the Beretta 92FS and S&W Traditional Double Action (TDA) autos, not as something to be used when carrying, though you could, but as a tool for...
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    It's tough to get folks to see this. The hard...

    It's tough to get folks to see this.

    The hard core striker folks will give you the "this is my safety" stuff, while the adamant manual safety/DA/SA/revolver folks will claim striker fired guns are...
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    Makes me think of one of my favorite pistol-forum...

    Makes me think of one of my favorite pistol-forum rants by Ernest Langdon

    https://pistol-forum.com/showthread.php?27185-Semi-Auto-Triggers-market-trends-choices-and-consequences
  12. Thanks for the update. I really appreciate...

    Thanks for the update.

    I really appreciate your reference links. I generally remember if an issue happened to you in the past, but finding it to review is so much easier with your links. Thanks....
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    If using full size mags, you should use those...

    If using full size mags, you should use those with a bumper pad designed to make them Officer size mags, like these from Wilson and McCormick

    Wilson 8 round Officer mag ...
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    The Blue Angels fly over my house a couple of...

    The Blue Angels fly over my house a couple of times a week (Spring to Fall) - I was amazed watching that F22 maneuver. Wow!
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    Dale Fricke covers the P2000SK with their Gideon...

    Dale Fricke covers the P2000SK with their Gideon Elite https://dalefrickeholsters.com/product/gideon-elite-holster/
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    I don't have experience with that type of carry,...

    I don't have experience with that type of carry, but I am aware of holster offerings from Ted Blocker and C. Rusty Sherrick with a muzzle forward cant. Here's a thread that may be helpful.
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  17. I own neither, so take this for what it's worth -...

    I own neither, so take this for what it's worth - I've been primarily a 1911 shooter since the late 1980's and an active member on a couple of 1911 forums for 10 - 15 years.

    I would have bet a...
  18. Still with the M&P?

    Still with the M&P?
  19. Dale Fricke covers the XD-s 3.3 in .45 ...

    Dale Fricke covers the XD-s 3.3 in .45 https://dalefrickeholsters.com

    Kramer (perhaps) https://www.kramerleather.com

    Tucker shows the XD s 3.3 ...
  20. I can't speak for Mr. Gomez, but my experience...

    I can't speak for Mr. Gomez, but my experience with kydex and leather holsters, is there is about an 1/8" - 1/4" of travel for retention with a kydex holster, after which point, the gun pretty much...
  21. The late Paul Gomez - Paraphrasing - "The...

    The late Paul Gomez - Paraphrasing - "The advantage of kydex is it's fast. The disadvantage of kydex is it's fast, once the gun starts moving, it keeps moving. Leather is much more forgiving."
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    Spruce Lee

    Spruce Lee
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    Saturday, my wife went through the drive-thru at...

    Saturday, my wife went through the drive-thru at McDonalds and they passed the card reader out the window to her so they wouldn't have to handle the credit card.

    Most places I shop these days, ask...
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    When talking about 8 rounders, it is important to...

    When talking about 8 rounders, it is important to recognize there are three lengths of 8 round, full size, 1911 magazines. I borrow this from a post I made on another forum.



    There are...
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    There are all kinds of folks that like and use 10...

    There are all kinds of folks that like and use 10 round single column 1911 mags. I just think of them as novelty items. Heck, I prefer 7 rounders over 8 rounders. The issue to worry about is nose...
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