First auto for carry

First auto for carry

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    First auto for carry

    I have been carrying an SP101 and a J-frame 38+p for years. Picked up a Xd40SC and put 250 rounds through it today. What a sweet shooting piece. I also have a Bladetech UCH and this thing dissapears with my normal jeans and a t-shirt, comfy too. I am HOOKED!!

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    Congrats on your new 'find'. It's interesting how we move through our favorite firearms...sometimes it takes years, sometimes a few months.
    It's the journey that makes it intersting.
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    Welcome to the world of semis. I own a few revolvers and love them as much as anyone but if you can rack a slide semi auto is the way to go IMO. More firepower. Case closed.
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    Excellent choice IMHO. My EDC is an XD .45 Service. In 50 years of handling firearms, it's the one I like the best.

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    Congrats on your 1st auto... I have an XD45 and love it... Use the snubbies for a BUG and you're ready for anything...
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    Autoloaders rock, got yourself a good one there. Enjoy the higher capacity.

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    I got 20-bucks that you'll return to a snubbie. It's simply the law of the land...
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    So......what happened to the Glocks?
    J/K Best of luck with your new carry!

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    Congrats, I am always adding to my carry rotation, adding and retiring!!!

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