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Milldog1776

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XD9
« on: June 07, 2006, 04:49:02 PM »

Guys,

Just got the Springfield XD9. Great Weapon!

I'm having a Hell of a time finding an airsoft replica to train with. Must be electric.

Anybody seen one yet?
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Re: XD9
« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2006, 06:01:17 PM »

You know, I like the feel of that weapon.
I may get one myself.
Glad to hear you like it.

http://www.springfield-armory.com/prod-xdpstl-sub-compact.shtml

Don't know about the airsoft version....

Hock

Milldog1776

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Re: XD9
« Reply #2 on: June 07, 2006, 06:56:10 PM »

I didin't get the sub-compact. I got the 5" service model. Not much use for a sub-compact in California!

I love the Grip safety! And it's probably the easiest gun to dissasemble that I've ever seen.

A great gun!
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Re: XD9
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2006, 06:44:10 PM »

Me, I'm saving for the XD45 ;D

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Re: XD9
« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2006, 07:33:35 PM »

I just got the 45. It shoots really really nice and smooth.

I'm looking for a tactial thigh holster for the 45 full compact. If anyone could give me websites or info on where to buy this.

Thanks all are well.
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Re: XD9
« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2006, 12:10:50 PM »

Hello.  I tried the XD9 shortly after they came out.  If interested, here are some observations:

http://www.hipowersandhandguns.com/SpringfieldXD9.htm

As is mentioned in the linked article, mine had "first round flyer syndrome" but the ones I shot in more recent production have uniformly not.

Best.
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Milldog1776

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Re: XD9
« Reply #6 on: July 27, 2006, 03:58:34 PM »

I really like mine.

I seem to shoot really well one-handed with it. Not so good in a two-handed grip.

Of course that could just mean that I suck! ;D
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Re: XD9
« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2006, 08:27:26 PM »

Newbie on the forum, but I saw this thread and figured I would offer my 2.  Anyway, I have the XD 40 and I must say that it is a pleasure to use. The grip angle puts the pistol in a very natural position to fire - like that a lot!   The grip and trigger safety's are a strong point as well, and I have found the accuracy and the construction to be superior to most other polycarbonate pistols.  Breaking the thing down also takes about 4 seconds.   

Vitality, check out Blackhawk for a good tactical holster system - http://www.blackhawk.com/product_detail.asp?product_id=4451&d=. I have the Carbon Fiber paddle style SERPA Active Retention holser and it is top-notch.  Check it out.
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Re: XD9
« Reply #8 on: September 22, 2006, 12:31:27 AM »

I've only shot it in its service sized configuration, chambered in .357 Sig. I liked it, alot. Would definitely have one in 9mm or .45ACP.
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