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Old November 3, 2016, 08:13 AM   #26
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Do you already own a revolver? If so, they can give lots of DA practice. Taking one of mine out this weekend for that exact reason.
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Old November 4, 2016, 10:42 AM   #27
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Oh man. You're going to have to get used to it, that's about all I can tell you to be honest.

I'll tell you what else though. Once you do get used to it, there's not a whole lot of other platforms you'll like better.

DA / SA has been my favorite. I went from SAO, to striker, to DA / SA, and I've basically stuck with it. Granted, I've carried Glocks as well. My home base is the DA / SA system.


Here are some great ways to get used to that DA pull:
  • Snap Caps! (just be sure to load S.C.s in with an empty mag)
  • Decocker, it's your friend. After every shot at the range while learning the trigger break, decocker and do it over and over again.
  • Practive drills. Triple taps. From the hip, "punching out", etc. Decock. Do it again.
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Old November 4, 2016, 10:59 AM   #28
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After years of SA pistol use only, I decided to renew my acquaintance with DA revolvers.
Rather than dry fire a revolver with dubious feedback results, I got one of these.
http://www.pyramydair.com/s/m/Crosma..._Revolver/3253
It has a rifled barrel for lead pellets and is very accurate with realistic action and feedback from holes in an actual target.
It works great and provides a lot of trigger time right at home.
P.S.
I'm on my second one, having plumb wore out the first one.
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