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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 10/3/2005 3:15:55 PM EDT
I finally managed to get myself and my new PM9 to the range today.

I started by running about 200 rounds of Winchester white box through. I shot left and right
handed unsupported, and using both hands. I didn't have the opportunity to shoot from a rest.
Recoil with the WWB was not bad at all, even left handed. Accuracy was more than adequate,
but I was not interested in small group sizes. Suffice it to say that after the first two magazines,
all the following shots were in a group about 8" across. This includes left handed double taps. Early
on, I had 5 or 6 ftb's. These went away quickly, with only one more happening after I finished the
first two hundred rounds. That FTB occured with the first round of Corbon PowerBall chambered
by hand. The PowerBall seemed to shoot a bit low, and was not as accurate as the WWB. Recoil
was still not bad at all. Overall I was pretty impressed. No new blisters, no major malfunctions,
reasonable accuracy, relatively mild recoil, etc.

Anybody out there have any "gotchas" that I should be aware of? So far, it's looking really good.

Sam
Link Posted: 10/5/2005 4:35:05 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/5/2005 5:22:14 AM EDT by Rangerhgm]
What distance did you shoot at?

I have a Taurus PT-111, but I've been looking at the CW, P and PM series Kahrs. I really like my 111, but I'd like to have something a little smaller for certain carry situations. I really like how thin the Kahrs are.
Link Posted: 10/5/2005 10:16:53 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Rangerhgm:
What distance did you shoot at?

I have a Taurus PT-111, but I've been looking at the CW, P and PM series Kahrs. I really like my 111, but I'd like to have something a little smaller for certain carry situations. I really like how thin the Kahrs are.



The first 120-150 rounds were at 10 yards. The next 30-70 were at 15 yards, and I took a dozen or
so shots at 25 yards. This was all with the Winchester White Box. The Corbon PowerBalls were 14 rounds
at 15 yards, and 6 rounds at 25 yards. I wouldn't trust myself to attempt a head shot at 25 yards without
a rest, but I can certainly keep them inside the torso at that range.

I'm not sure what I think of the CW... I like my PM, but I wouldn't have minded an MK9 or a P9 Covert.

Sam
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