New from Central NJ

New from Central NJ

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    New from Central NJ

    Hi There.I'm primarily a .22 bullseye and high power rifle competitor but joined this forum to gain knowledge about home defense handguns. I do have a 3" S&W 66 357 and am looking for something for my wife. I think she's leaning towards a Smith 351PD (22 magnum), I'm trying to put her on a Ruger SP101. She has shot a Colt Police Positive in 38 S&W before so I know she can handle the SP101 with 38+p. With the info available on this forum I think she"ll see my way. The pistol will not be used for concealed carry
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    22 mag is not the worst thing esp in a wheel gun esp now that more companies are making SD rounds for it .. A pmr30 would be even better 31 round of 22 mag with no recoil.. But no 15 round mags so that is out ..

    I say let here fire one and make sure she likes it esp in a state where it is that involved to get a handgun ... She simply might not like how it feels even if she has fired 38 before .. I think it is a nice gun but ...

    Also here is two links she might like great for women shooters
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    I would also add let her try a LCR or LCRX both nice guns with very nice triggers and smaller guns too ...
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