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Old March 14, 2013, 07:57 PM   #1
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The Impossible Question to answer for most...

If you've been at this for any amount of time, what is your Favorite pistol? New guys, just take a pass....you'll regret your post about 6 months down the road... I'll stick my foot right in it. 25 years of buying, selling and trading bring me to one. The Sig 239 in 9MM or .357 Sig......It just "is". Zebulon

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Old March 14, 2013, 08:02 PM   #2
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the 1911....greatest american firearm ever made IMHO
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Old March 14, 2013, 08:04 PM   #3
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Without a doubt, the M1911. Second place goes to the Beretta 92FS.
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Old March 14, 2013, 08:08 PM   #4
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Zebulon, you need to wait 6mos. Or so to realize the 1911 format is probably too much gun for you.
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Old March 14, 2013, 08:10 PM   #5
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I've owned or fired ALOT of them. I keep coming back to my CZ.

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Old March 14, 2013, 08:28 PM   #6
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Colt Combat Commander
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Old March 14, 2013, 08:41 PM   #7
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From what I've experienced, Beretta 92.
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Old March 14, 2013, 08:52 PM   #8
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kutz.....you're probably right....That 1911 .45 is waaayyyyy too much gun for most guys... Zeb
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:02 PM   #9
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Re: The Impossible Question to answer for most...

Tie: 1911a1 and Hi Power. Keep coming back to jmb's influences.

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Old March 14, 2013, 09:03 PM   #10
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The Impossible Question to answer for most...

I would have to go with the Browning High Power.
It was the most accurate handgun I ever owned!
Sold mine over twenty five years ago and I STILL regret it!!
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:07 PM   #11
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Re: The Impossible Question to answer for most...

5 inch 1911. Nothing really comes close. Great balance, ergonomics, power, trigger, history, and to top it off, it's beautiful.
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:24 PM   #12
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In 45acp, 1911 and w. german SIG220. In 9mm, the Beretta 92FS/M9, CZ75 and w. german SIG226.
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:32 PM   #13
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I would say that I had the most fun with 5 inch 1911's, but there is a lot to be said for the pleasure of handling and shooting a beautiful old Smith and Wesson revolver, be it a K frame, or N frame, even an L frame.

And a Colt Peacemaker is mighty hard to resist.

Glocks, I trust with my life, but it's hard to have much feeling for a plastic gun.
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:36 PM   #14
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CZSP01.

Very close second is my S$W1911
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:44 PM   #15
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My XD-45....

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Old March 14, 2013, 09:47 PM   #16
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I still regret selling my Sig 239 9mm. I had that matched with a Kramer MSP in horsehide, and it was uncommonly good. I got talked into selling it to get into a 1911, and I regretted every minute.

The .45 is now gone, too. I couldn't find a 239 at the time, so I got a Kahr CW45. The jury's still out, but it might give the Sig a run for it's money.
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:47 PM   #17
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Dan Wesson pistols. Looks with quality to back it up.
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:48 PM   #18
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Dead even tie for me and a couple others extremely close behind.



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Old March 14, 2013, 09:53 PM   #19
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Isn't this just a cool thread? I love them because they're pretty mindless, and we get to tell each other how great our guns are. When I look back at my own history, I could have answered the question just like the rest of you except for Sigarms228 because I've never owned a Walther... My very first handgun was a 226 I bought in 1989...a nod to you sir. Have at it boys...they're nearly all great...we just have our current faves....Zebulon
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Old March 14, 2013, 09:54 PM   #20
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farmboy....you've just captured the story of my life...keep at it... Zeb
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Old March 14, 2013, 10:04 PM   #21
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Took me almost 30 years to get it figured out, but:
1911s and pre-ILS Smith and Wesson revolvers...preferably K- and N-frames.
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Old March 14, 2013, 10:31 PM   #22
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I like what I have, very settled on them, but...

have this irresistible pull to get a 1911.
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Old March 14, 2013, 10:34 PM   #23
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The gun i miss the most was my S&W 5906 9mm.
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Old March 14, 2013, 10:49 PM   #24
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I'm like a kid at Christmas when I am able to get my hands around my fiance's Wilson Combat 1911 .45
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Old March 15, 2013, 12:55 AM   #25
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1911 45 ACP Gold Cup National Match ...Sweeeet & Sassy
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