Possible new carry gun
This is a discussion on Possible new carry gun within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; I have only had this XD-40 SC for a couple of months and I am still evaluating it for carry. During the first 50 rounds ...
September 18th, 2005 06:17 PM
Possible new carry gun
I have only had this XD-40 SC for a couple of months and I am still evaluating it for carry. During the first 50 rounds it had 2 failures to feed. The feed ramp was polished and I now have about 400 rounds through it without any more problems. I recently got it back from Canyon Creek where the slide was refinshed with OD Fusion color and a trigger job by Rich. Most of the ammo ran through it was WWB 165 gr FMJ and also some Winchester Ranger 165 gr SXT (Talon).
September 18th, 2005 07:11 PM
You Should be Good To Go
You Should be Good To Go after 400 rounds with zero malfunctions.
And your 2 initial malfunctions should not be of any concern to you now.
You might (just for the heck of it) try shooting a few different brands of ammo (besides Winchester) just to see if it's feeding different bullet configurations correctly now that your ramp has been polished.
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September 18th, 2005 08:52 PM
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Sounds like you are well OK.
I had a coupla fluffs last night with SIG at my night IDPA shoot but that was crap Bosnian ammo - feed it good stuff and particularly +P GD's and it eats em all every time!
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September 18th, 2005 08:56 PM
nice. How is the muzzle flip with a short barrel? I shot the 4" barreled version and liked it.
September 19th, 2005 12:51 PM
The muzzle flip is not too bad, but it is more than with the 4 inch.
Originally Posted by rocky
QKShooter, I intend to put a couple of hundred more different JHP's through it before I trust it.
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