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Old 12-23-2018, 12:46 PM   #1
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Will a Lefty ever find the required thumb safety for his Micro 9? A sweeping search of the internet unearths little; and a visit to Kimber online, produces "Zero"
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Old 12-23-2018, 01:44 PM   #2
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My wife is a lefty and we couldn't find one either. She ended up picking up a Springfield 911 with an ambi safety.

We found some Sig 938s have ambi safeties as well.
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Old 12-23-2018, 02:33 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum SavageDoc, have you tried calling Kimbers Customer Service?

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How about stopping by our "New Member Introduction" sub forum and introducing yourself to the membership?
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Old 12-23-2018, 02:55 PM   #4
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Thanks for the info Chuck. I got the numbers from the website, but nobody is home on the weekends; add the fact that it's Christmas weekend....... well, that's why I asked here. I've been shooting the Micro 9 quite a bit at the range and it's beginning to become a part of me. But because of the safety being on the "wrong" side, it's not a good idea to use it as my EDC CCW; even with the greatest amount of adaptation and practice. I can compensate and master almost all other unmodified weapons; but not this particular design.
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Lefties left out? Oh, I thought you were to going to talk about a MAGA rally.
Never mind, carry-on.
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Old 12-23-2018, 03:02 PM   #6
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Yes. Lefties will find their thumb safety on the Micro 9 Raptor, CDP and SEs.
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Old 12-23-2018, 05:46 PM   #7
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You talking about this left handed safety?
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Old 12-24-2018, 04:31 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by JimCunn View Post
You talking about this left handed safety?
Well, don't just tease all us Lefties! Tell us more! Specs! Pix mean it DOES happen, so tell us the tale!

(Although my Micro9 came with the ambi -- do they not do that any longer?)
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The photo I posted was an ambi.
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Originally Posted by SnowTao View Post
Well, don't just tease all us Lefties! Tell us more! Specs! Pix mean it DOES happen, so tell us the tale!

(Although my Micro9 came with the ambi -- do they not do that any longer?)
There are 5 Micro 9's listed on the Kimber website that come with an ambidextrous thumb safety.
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