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Old March 27, 2011, 05:48 PM   #1
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Lasers for an XDm 9 mm

I am looking to get a laser for my XDm 9 mm Full size. This is a home defense handgun.
I see some that are rail mounted and maybe one that fits in the spring tube.
What are the reliable ones?

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Old March 27, 2011, 06:12 PM   #2
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How much is your budget? You can spend $30 - $1000.
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Old March 27, 2011, 10:59 PM   #3
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Rough uneducated guess is 250 to 400. Unless a good used one pops up.
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Old March 28, 2011, 12:35 AM   #4
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My 2 bits on laser aimers AKA; laser sights...

For a HD(defense) type S-A XDm pistol, I'd look into a green dot type unit from Lasermax or maybe a white light/red dot laser system.

Green dots are brighter & more powerful but a red dot type could work.
The Lasermax guide-rod types are okay but the laser dot pulses.
Human eyes are drawn to movement but I prefer the steady bright light.
Check here for more options/prices/equipment; .

ps; Get a decent laser aiming unit not some cheap Mall-Ninja crap. CT also offers free DVDs to explain lasers & the tactical/defense use.
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