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More on the Revolver vs. Semi-Automatic
« on: September 08, 2015, 09:37:14 AM »
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Re: More on the Revolver vs. Semi-Automatic
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2015, 10:13:39 AM »
Good article and I'm one who mostly saves revolvers for woods work and semi's for daily carry.  My exception is that at home, on the property, I carry my S&W MP .357 and two reloaders. 
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Re: More on the Revolver vs. Semi-Automatic
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2015, 05:39:47 AM »
Rather convenient that he forgets the 10mm and .357Sig calibers when discussing (in a reasonable fashion, yes) the power limitations of the semi-auto. I can see him not mentioning semis in .44 and .357 mag calibers because they're rare beasts.

And I think both Glock and Sig--for that matter the original 1911 design made to the original specs--laid the reliability issues firmly to rest. Even the original 1911, as I recall, worked well in Europe and Asia and were not given to flipping out the some mud and blood and beer they were exposed to.
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Re: More on the Revolver vs. Semi-Automatic
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2015, 08:16:01 AM »
Ok.
I just read the article.

Uh, I guess I have no comments about it.
Everything he said, we all knew already, so, eh...ok.

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