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Old September 3, 2018, 03:39 PM   #1
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You Own Several Different Gun Brands, So Which Brand Gets Range Use Most Often & Why?

You Own Several Different Gun Brands, So Which Brand Gets Range Use Most Often & Why?

I own 1911’s, S&W Revolvers, Glocks, SIGs, HK’s, CZ’s, a BHP and a Walther. But my Glock 17, 19, and 19x definitely see the most time at the range these days, since I tend to put 250-300 rounds through these guns when I shoot them during a range session, so I beat on them pretty hard. And Glocks are beater guns for me, even though I carry the 19 & 19x, and keep them in good condition.

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Old September 3, 2018, 04:04 PM   #2
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I have several brands, but I carry one of two Rugers most often, an SR9c and an LCP. They get the most range time generally speaking. When I shoot revolvers Ruger also gets the most work. So it looks like Ruger is the easy winner for most use.
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Old September 3, 2018, 04:45 PM   #3
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SIG and Glock.

For carry, for range, for bedside table. Because I know that when I pull the trigger, EVERY time I pull the trigger, it's going to go bang.
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Old September 3, 2018, 05:19 PM   #4
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You Own Several Different Gun Brands, So Which Brand Gets Range Use Most Often & Why?
Whatever I'm currently carrying (which varies), gets most range time.
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Old September 3, 2018, 05:31 PM   #5
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Ruger MKII 22 LR and S&W model 64 38 special . Both have been modified for target shooting , NRA Bullseye Match, by Clark Custom Guns .

Since I am a target shooter they get the most range time .

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Old September 3, 2018, 05:50 PM   #6
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RIA for .45. Taurus or Canik in 9mm. RIA for .380. Ruger for 22lr.
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Old September 3, 2018, 06:45 PM   #7
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Whatever I'm carrying gets the most range use. These days it's my Kel-tec P32 and my S&W SD9.
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Old September 3, 2018, 06:48 PM   #8
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Sig. Hands down.

Smoothest actions, best accuracy, fun to shoot, and both are very 'instinctive', I just 'point and shoot', and the target gets hit. I don't really think about line up the sights, control breathing, squeeze trigger. I point it shoots.
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Old September 3, 2018, 06:51 PM   #9
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Whatever I will be carrying gets the most time but then there will usually also be a "I haven't shot this for awhile ..." candidate as well.
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Old September 3, 2018, 06:55 PM   #10
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It used to be Smith&Wesson because I own several M&Ps in various calibers and sizes. But, ever since I picked up my Savage Striker it gets most of my range time! Something about shooting .308 Winchester out of a 14" pistol just gets me all giddy! I've also just recently gotten back into 22lr and picked up a Ruger MKII that I'm pretty fond of.

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Old September 3, 2018, 07:06 PM   #11
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My EDC-Beretta Pico and Nano and Ruger LCR9mm. They all get a lot of weekly range time.
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Old September 3, 2018, 08:17 PM   #12
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S&W and Glock, but those S&W are revolvers.
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Old September 3, 2018, 08:38 PM   #13
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Glock , SIG , XD

SA M1911A1

because you get a lot of bang for your buck , exc quality & design
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Old September 3, 2018, 09:39 PM   #14
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Handgun brands I own. Beretta, Benelli, Ruger, Colt, Taurus.
The brand used most often? Benelli. I train with them because
I shoot competitively with them.
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Old September 3, 2018, 09:39 PM   #15
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I'm a revolver guy: S&W for DA and Ruger for SA.
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Old September 3, 2018, 09:51 PM   #16
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I have sigs (issued), kahrs, RIAs, Colts, CZs, and Astras in the semi department, and The CZ wins hands down. Its like I can't miss with my P-07. I was ringing the heck out of the 20" gong at 40 yards off hand shooting pretty darn fast today. It is hands down the sweetest shooting handgun i own or am issued right now. I also carry it on duty most of the time.
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Old September 3, 2018, 10:44 PM   #17
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Whatever I loaded for the day before. I usually head to the range with a box full of some potential pet rounds I researched at least 40 hours about......

Then I get some trigger time, and back to the drawing board asking myself, "how can I make it better?"
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Old September 3, 2018, 11:26 PM   #18
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I shoot Ruger most often.
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Old September 4, 2018, 05:35 AM   #19
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I really don't own that many pistols. Since I don't get nearly as much range time as I'd like, I try to focus on my carry guns. Thus, I shoot my G19 and Shield the most. I really should shoot my LCR more, since it's a carry weapon. My recent acquisition of a Ruger Mk IV 22/45 also tells me that I'll be shooting it a lot more, too.
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Old September 4, 2018, 06:43 AM   #20
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Of the many different brands that I have, I shoot Korths and Glocks most often lately. Obviously both fill different niches.



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Old September 4, 2018, 07:35 AM   #21
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My SAR K2P 9mm takes 1st place. It was the 1st handgun I purchased. One that I researched as much as I could and has been a pleasure to shoot ever since. It has proven itself to be extremely reliable and is a superb value. That pistol continues to impress me and together we constantly and continually get better.
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Old September 4, 2018, 08:00 AM   #22
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I own more Rugers than any other brand. My security Six, GP100, MKIV or 10/22 find their way to the range frequently.

Ironically, I don't own a Ruger in 9mm which is my favorite caliber. I have a G19 or BHP that I enjoy shooting.
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Old September 4, 2018, 08:09 AM   #23
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Most lately a Glock 19 and a 9MM Dan Wesson because they are the newest and a 12 ga Browning 725 Sport and a CZ 455 .22. Last but not least a .45 Ruger CMD.
Newest toys get played with the most, for a while anyway, The CMD ain't so new.
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Old September 4, 2018, 08:22 AM   #24
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A Springfield 1911A1 semi-custom known as MixMaster A.
It is my present IDPA ESP Match gun and therefore gets more use than defense weapons or plinkers.
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Old September 4, 2018, 08:34 AM   #25
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Not sure. Maybe a Colt Detective Special, Sig 230 or East German Makarov since one of them will usually be my primary carry gun.
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