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Posted: 7/30/2003 5:41:50 PM EDT
Got me a Kel-Tec P32, Colt Mark IV Series 80, and Dan Wesson Model 15 6" 357mag.

All parkerized of course!

I must acquire another handgun <$1k, what am I looking at? Got the 32 auto, 45 auto, and 357 mag.


Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:01:38 PM EDT
Sig P229 w/a 40S&W and .357 sig barrels
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:22:52 PM EDT
funny you mention that model cause I was actually tossing that around!
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:35:19 PM EDT
A nice Single Action Revolver, of course.
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:39:41 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:39:52 PM EDT
I know it's nothing fancy, but how about an S&W Model 10 4" .38 Special revolver . This is a good basic, historically linked piece(The Military and Police Model). Are they still available NEW?
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 6:45:46 PM EDT
Thompson Center Encore in .17 HMR rimfire....

Link Posted: 7/30/2003 7:36:04 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/30/2003 7:36:38 PM EDT by jem375]
10MM, 44 mag, or 454 Casull......whoops, forgot the 45 colt.........
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 7:43:49 PM EDT
How about this,,,,

hi-point 45
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 7:46:32 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/31/2003 4:41:25 AM EDT by Winston_Wolf]
... Tomorrow I'm buying a Ruger Super-Redhawk .454 Casull, 9-1/2" barrel for a hunt coming up at the end of the year.

Link Posted: 7/30/2003 7:53:29 PM EDT
Spend a little more and get a Valto 1911 or a Sig 220 Sport. I do enjoy shooting mine.
Link Posted: 7/30/2003 11:47:21 PM EDT
Got to cover BOTH ends of the spectrum.
A very accurate .22 for cheap fun plinking and a monster big-bore, .44 mag & up.
Revolver or auto...as long as it's covered
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 2:22:07 AM EDT
LOL...this happens everytime...now I'll want one of each! Thanks fellas!
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 2:46:41 AM EDT
Firestorm 9mm or 40sw nice looking guns accurate and fun to shoot or so I hear and also tanfoglio wittness it offers 9 10 mm 40sw and all different options all are reasonably priced.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 3:16:50 AM EDT
Full size USP .40.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 3:18:45 AM EDT
You need a Browning Buckmark .22 and a MKIII 9mm.

How can you not want one of these???:

Link Posted: 7/31/2003 4:40:03 AM EDT
I second Lumpy's view. Browning H Power. OR a S&W 41. Your collection isn't complete without a good .22

Link Posted: 7/31/2003 5:34:51 AM EDT
Baby Eagle in 9mm or .40. Hi-caps for the 9mm are still rather cheap. That and the trigger is really nice.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 9:26:53 AM EDT
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 10:47:27 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/31/2003 5:05:48 PM EDT by Dog1]
H&K P7M8...the most accurate, out of the box, production 9mm...there are ones out there for under $1k

Second, A H&K P9...in .45...again, accurate, a tad funky on the controls, but affordable...

Third-Sig P229 in .40S&W...

last but not least-Sig P220...great out of the box .45 and it is not a single action...
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 3:50:21 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/31/2003 3:54:44 PM EDT by thedr13]
For less than 1K you could get a nice plinker like a:
Browning Buckmark
Ruger MII
and a nice 9mm or .40:
Walther P99
Why limit yourself to one. With that much money to work with, double your satifaction with two handguns....

Link Posted: 7/31/2003 5:17:27 PM EDT
lumpy is on the right track.

can't argue with a browning hi power.

i just got one in trade for a bushy upper.

slim and elegant... seems pretty reliable too.

those look like navidrex grips on lumpy's. mine has 'em, but in black.

my two handguns are the BHP and a sig 226. two classics, should be in any collection.

my next will be a big ugly wheelgun though.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 5:19:37 PM EDT
Alright, someone has to explain the Hokie the relevance of a Browning Hi Power...

Nevermind, I'm gonna start a new thread on that. I'm completely ignorant of BHPs but I hear a lot about em. Sig P229's too.

Cheers yall.

I changed my mind, I don't need another handgun - I need 10!
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 6:59:38 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/31/2003 7:00:38 PM EDT by Lumpy196]

Originally Posted By 2minkey:
those look like navidrex grips on lumpy's.


Those are rosewood from Spegel.
Link Posted: 7/31/2003 9:25:27 PM EDT
Since you have most of the middle calibers covered.
I would say:
1. S&W .500(expensive)
2. Taurus .454
3. Ruger Red Hawk .480
4. S&W Model 41 .22(excellent pistol)
If you go USED you may be able to pick up a Blued Taurus .454 AND a S&W Mod. 41 for around
Link Posted: 8/1/2003 5:09:02 AM EDT
XD, two-tone in 9mm.
Link Posted: 8/1/2003 5:33:23 AM EDT
Walther P-22......for those who like to shot.....it is just fun..
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 7:33:40 AM EDT
NIB Sig 226 Sport
Used Sig 226 and a Ruger P90

The used Sig can be had for $550
The used uger can be had for $350

Just putting my suggestions out there.
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 7:56:06 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/2/2003 7:56:34 AM EDT by cas]
Oh man... what a stupid question! You own three handguns and your asking what should be next!??
Obviouse answer... ANYTHING YOU DON'T OWN!!!!

That's the beauty of handguns.. they take up far less space! You can have ten handguns you don't need in the same space that three rifles you don't need would take up!!! lol
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 9:23:46 AM EDT
Any H&K USP!!!
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 5:47:48 PM EDT
Nobody's mentioned a Glock?! Take you pick of size and caliber.
Link Posted: 8/4/2003 9:43:19 AM EDT
Each post I've read makes me drool. I then decide "THAT'S THE ONE I'M GOING TO GET!"

Then I read the next post, and I repeat the process...

I don't get anything accomplished here....I just spend money. What I should do is make a priority list and start checking them off.

What'll nail me is when I run out of room in my safe...wait a minute, that happened three firearms ago...

Well, I suppose I could cram in two more!
Link Posted: 8/4/2003 10:30:13 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/4/2003 10:35:04 AM EDT
Deys hope fo da man yet!
Link Posted: 8/4/2003 1:13:39 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Hokie:

Good man. You won't regret it.
Link Posted: 8/4/2003 1:58:42 PM EDT
I'm going to pick up a new HP Practical 9 on my way home today too..

Link Posted: 8/5/2003 7:10:13 PM EDT
Ruger Single Six convertable with a 4 5/8 inch barrel. (.22 and .22mag) neat little trail gun

Ruger Blackhawk in .45 long Colt

Got to have at least one Glock
Link Posted: 8/6/2003 5:51:12 AM EDT
Browinig Buckmark (.22LR)
and / or
a Springfield XD(9mm or .40)
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