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Old March 22, 2020, 16:18   #1
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I “up gunned” today, 29/40 beats 13/9

My usual EDC is a Ruger LC9 in front pocket with a spare mag dropped in a rear pocket. I usually am not concerned, and feel my threat level is pretty low. But with all the current foolishness I decided I wanted more fire power. I dug out the Crossbreed Supertuck and put a .40 G23 Glock in it. I have a G22 magazine with a catch-tab thingie on the baseplate so it can hang on IWB or in a pocket. I felt better with 29 rounds of .40 on tap instead of 13 rounds of 9.

I had to go out to finish cleaning out a house I am selling and supposed to close on this Wednesday, if the virus allows. Decided to top off the gas tank in the truck and fill a couple of cans with $1.69 gas while out. Did not have to “gas” anybody at the filling station.
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Old March 22, 2020, 17:03   #2
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I agree I switched to my Sig M11A1 in 9mm with a spare mag in a carrier.
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Old March 22, 2020, 19:16   #3
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👍🏿👍🏿Time to put the pop guns away & gun up.
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Old March 22, 2020, 19:31   #4
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I have been loading 44 mag off and on all day today.
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Old March 22, 2020, 22:12   #5
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I switched up from my SIG TT .45 to my SIG MK25 9mm.
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20+1 x4
Stuck an AR pistol in the backseat, just 'cuz.
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Old March 22, 2020, 22:18   #6
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I'll carry a spare fifteen rounds for my ccw. Don't normally do that. Still have the AR and 92F along for the ride.
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Old March 23, 2020, 15:12   #7
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I'm carrying two spare 10 round spare mags instead of just one for my 1911 type Colt.
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Old March 23, 2020, 20:59   #8
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You ah all under-gunned
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Old March 24, 2020, 05:48   #9
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Did not have to “gas” anybody at the filling station.
In my book "gasing" somebody is aiming the gas pump handle at them, coating them with its contents, and then fetching the lighter. I am not going to say throwing a lit lighter will work but the psychological effect holding a light lighter on your hand might imply might have a tiny possibility of being somewhat effective as a deterrent.

No Alpacas were harmed in an event involving one or more individuals that might or might not have happened.
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Old March 25, 2020, 00:35   #10
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because by now anyone who has done any research knows there is next to no difference between 9/40/45 with modern ammo, unless you're drowning, more BB's are always better than fewer BBs.
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Old March 26, 2020, 13:40   #11
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because by now anyone who has done any research knows there is next to no difference between 9/40/45 with modern ammo, unless you're drowning, more BB's are always better than fewer BBs.
I’m gonna have to disagree with ya on this one. I’ve done a bit of “personal conflict resolution research” and bigger is always better in my experience. I will say that most any handgun is a poor choice and should be used to fight your way to something better.
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Whatcha trying to say there HBR?
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Whatcha trying to say there HBR?
They might get me, but they're going to have to earn it.
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because by now anyone who has done any research knows there is next to no difference between 9/40/45 with modern ammo, unless you're drowning, more BB's are always better than fewer BBs.

I agree.

Although it's not very popular to state this, especially Online, with what I term, "The Ballistic Gelatin crowd."

Someone's liable to present you with a scenario of a 260 pound man who runs the 40 in 4.3 seconds charging you while high on rocket fuel,.....And you'll be sorry you didn't have more firepower.
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They might get me, but they're going to have to earn it.
Been practicing mags changes have you?
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