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Old December 1, 2008, 11:33 PM   #1
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What competitions with these guns

I would like to enter competitions shooting:

*S&W 41 with a red dot sight
*S&W 686 revolver using .38 rounds, iron sights
*Beretta 92fs.

What competitions allow the use of these firearms?
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Old December 1, 2008, 11:41 PM   #2
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With those guns you could shoot two of the three parts of a three gun Bullseye match (the .22 match and the Centerfire match). To shoot the whole thing, you'd need to add a .45.
Frequently, Bullseye matches, called "900 matches", are shot and these require only one of the three guns that a full (2700) match needs.
(Note: Many Bullseye shooters use only two guns, a .22 and a .45, despite the "three" gun terminology.)
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Old December 2, 2008, 01:35 AM   #3
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You should be able to use the 686 in NRA Distinguished Revolver matches using 38spl 158gr lead RN or SWCs.

and the 92fs can be used in CMP EIC matches - i.e. Distinguished Pistol.
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Old December 2, 2008, 04:33 AM   #4
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#41 .22 can be used in NRA 900, pin shoots, as well as steel challenge rimfire open division.

#686, Uspsa revo div. Idpa revo. NRA 900

92f can be shot in USPSA production, limited, and limited 10. As well as IDPA SSP, steel challenge,
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Old December 2, 2008, 11:55 AM   #5
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Don't forget that they can all be used in Steel challenge... the 22 in rimfire open division, the revolver in revolver division and the semi in limited division.
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Old December 3, 2008, 02:55 AM   #6
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better get an 8 shot .40 revo if you want to shoot steel.. Does smith make an 8 shot 9x19? I could load .38spl mouse farts. I really want to try my 625 .45ACP JM in USPSA limited revo.
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