As long as she'll use it!
This is a discussion on wifes new revolver within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; She thought the 442 had too much recoil so I got her this....
She thought the 442 had too much recoil so I got her this.
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As long as she'll use it!
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your wife is your back up bro,never make the bullets smaller......
I make sure my wife has firepower
LOL a glock ad is covering up your picture... K 3rd time was the charm. Congrats, Miss.
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Looks like a fun piece to shoot enjoy it and make sure she can shoot it well shoot placeement will be critical
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Its better to be backed up with something that she can shoot accurately... For me, i think it was a smart decision. Bunker
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I've been kinda eyeing the Charter Pathfinder snubbie in .22 WMR.
A friend has one small revolver that is in .357..... and he will buy lunch for anyone who will shoot 5 shots thru it.... talk about a hand killer... it's pure severe pain to shoot that gun.
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Did you let your wife try 148gr wad cutters instead of some carry ammo in the 38sp?? Big difference in the snap in the hand between wadcutters and defence ammo along with 3 or 400fps.
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That is a sweet looking little revolver. I'm more drawn to the 38 special, but I have limited revolver experience. Can the 22 wmr be a capable SD round?
The .22 WMR will do the job. The main thing is that your wife carries it and shoots it on a regular basis in order to get good hits, which from what you said she does that. Are there better options, of course, but I don't think they are going to sit there and let her shoot at them just to see how good it is.
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I like it. Your wife is certainly correct about the 442 recoil. My wife carries the 442 and it does have a kick. Congratulations to your wife.
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Try the new hornady critical defense ammo .