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Response to digonswine (Reply #10)

Sat Apr 21, 2018, 02:59 PM

14. About 8-10 pounds


NYPD alters their issue pistols for 12 pounds. Some striker fire pistols are as low as 3-4 pounds. I would never use one without a manual safety. I haven't seen the videos, but I'm thinking that could be the problem. That certainly was true with LAPD when they phased out revolvers and double action semi autos for striker fired. That has to do with poor training in the academy, keep your paws off the trigger until ready to fire. When I hunted (wife and I don't eat enough red meat anymore to justify it) I never chambered a round until I was ready to fire.

all pistols (unless it is a "Ring of Fire" gun from the 1970s) are as safe as the person holding it.

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