I recently found myself reading an informative article on this site about purchasing a Glock, even though the writer admittedly was not a Glock fan. The article had several very valid reasons for the purchase. I found myself reading the article looking for some vindication of why I was sitting here with my new Glock 17.
I have been around firearms all my life and have true appreciation of shooting and collecting. I want to emphasize shooting. If I cannot fire a fine collectable it’s not for me. For me that is the joy of ownership. I am an avid marksman and enjoy fine wheel guns, automatics, and long guns. There is not much out there I have not had the pleasure of shooting, as my aging eyes will attest to!
Until I moved to a large urban area in Florida twenty years ago I never saw a need to carry a firearm or prep for whatever may come my way. Well hurricanes, topical storms, and crime soon changed all of that! But carry a Glock? Nope never will, hate that gun.Read the whole entry... »