New baby in the family!
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November 10th, 2006 12:29 PM
New baby in the family!
I've wanted one of these puppies ever since I fired one at my CCW training class many moons ago, and so finally I am the proud owner of a shiny new P226ST! I might take it out to the range later today or Monday, but I have no worries at all about its performance. My only concern is that I think I entered a fugue state while cleaning it last night...I couldn't seem to stop polishing that gleaming slide!
November 10th, 2006 12:58 PM
November 10th, 2006 01:06 PM
Mine was shiny clean - once!!
It is now close to 2 years constant carry duty and while I keep it adequately cleaned and lubed and lint free - it has dulled quite a lot, and even the serrations require some assiduous cleaning to get some dark lines polished out.
No biggie tho - it ain't on show and has merely to do my bidding, should I ask! Congrat's on yours, - you have a fine weapon there. Consider slamming some CT grips on too perhaps - I find mine great and even better to hold than the std grips, and they are pretty good anyways.
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November 10th, 2006 02:10 PM
Shiny Sig P226s
Okay, I'll play the game. Mine isn't stainless but rather a 15 year old one that the factory nickel plated. The frame is aluminum. But it still shines up fairly well.
November 10th, 2006 02:18 PM
Congrats on the new addition...enjoy!
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November 10th, 2006 02:46 PM
Nice to see all those pics, it's like I'm part of a family or something I've been thinking of doing some sort of laser...not sure if I want to go with the Crimson Trace or a Lasermax, though. I'll have to wait and see how it feels to shoot it with the grips that are on there. The one thing that is a bit depressing is to see the cost of extra magazines That's an investment by itself!
November 10th, 2006 04:49 PM
I hate to tell you this but you aren't doing well on the house breaking..... it left little "surprises" all over that blanket .
Na, j/k, nice addition
November 10th, 2006 04:58 PM
Originally Posted by Wayne
Maybe that should become the official "battle cry" of the CCW citizen...
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