Greetings from Alabama's Gulf Coast - Kimber Forum

Kimber


Go Back   Kimber Forum > Kimber Forum News > New Member Introduction

Like Tree15Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-02-2017, 10:46 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Masquer08er's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Mobile, AL
Posts: 484
Greetings from Alabama's Gulf Coast

Only connection to Kimber is my wife's Micro cdp lg .380 and her Stainless Gold Match II. I'm looking to buy an Ultra Carry 45, comparing it to an HK45. The Ultra Carry is a beautiful gun with a great trigger and balance. From the 1st shot, I was able to fire to the best of my ability (which is all anyone can ask for). I currently have 3 9mm pistols: a Sig Sauer P226 Elite SAO which I love, a new H&K VP9 I've been shooting for about 3 weeks and lovin' it, and a little Ruger LC9s that fits in my pocket and was cheap. Look forward to reading and posting and learning from you guys and gals.
Jflytle, swca, starnovi and 1 others like this.
Masquer08er is offline   Reply With Quote
Remove Ads
Old 08-07-2017, 06:49 AM   #2
Super Moderator
 
Chuck43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Northern Illinois
Posts: 32,688
Welcome to the forum from northern Illinois.
Masquer08er likes this.
__________________
WE DON'T SHOOT TO KILL, WE SHOOT TO SAVE A LIFE.
Chuck43 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-07-2017, 09:05 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Jflytle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Northern ILL
Posts: 3,632
Another welcome to the forum from Northern Illinois. I cant speak to the HK45, but, as you already have learned, the Ultra platform is a great little shooter.
Masquer08er likes this.
Jflytle is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Old 08-07-2017, 10:34 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
JC45's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Northeast Pa
Posts: 6,175
I think comparing an HK45 to a Pro would be a better comparison. I had the opportunity to shoot a SS Raptor Pro 45 to a HK45 side by side. Both guns shot great but the Raptor was working better for me. H&K makes a fine gun but I think it's a little pricey for a polymer gun. I have a S&W M&P45 with an Apex trigger and it was a lot cheaper than an H&K and shoots just as good and the new trigger is much nicer. I think an Ultra is an excellent carry gun but it's tough to compare a gun with a 3" barrel to one with a 4.5'' barrel. All these guns are excellent choice you just have to figure out which is best for you.
Masquer08er likes this.
JC45 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-07-2017, 11:39 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
swca's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Spring Valley,Ca.
Posts: 4,175
Welcome to the forum Masquer08er! Now known as the Masq. I have a Ultra Carry II with night sights that I really love you wont go wrong with one!
Masquer08er likes this.
__________________
Tom

Where freedom dwells is my country!

CDP Pro II .45 acp
Raptor II (blue) .45 acp
Eclipse II 10 mm
Ultra Carry II .45 acp
Stainless Pro Carry II
Solo STS 9 mm
swca is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-08-2017, 03:03 PM   #6
Super Moderator
 
Islander's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: NW Ohio
Posts: 5,127
Welcome from Ohio! !
Masquer08er likes this.
__________________
Steve

Ohio Chl holder
NRA member
Old age isn't for sissy's
Islander is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-08-2017, 04:15 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
Cybercycle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Middle TN
Posts: 1,536
Welcome to the forum!
Masquer08er likes this.
__________________
US Air Force 1969 - 1972
Tennessee HCP
NRA Member
OGCA - Life Member
Cybercycle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-08-2017, 05:50 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
2sharp2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Chattanooga
Posts: 11,228
Welcome from Tennessee. I think you would enjoy a Ultra Carry .45acp.
Masquer08er likes this.
__________________
The Kimber Family

CDP & RCP Ultra's
Classic Carry Pro (Factory Bone Grips)
Custom Two-Tone 45/.460Rowland
Gold Combat Limited Edition
Master Carry Pro
Sapphire Ultra 9mm
SIS Custom, Pro, Ultra
Stainless Ultra Carry 9mm
Stainless Raptor Custom, Pro, Ultra
Super Carry Ultra Plus
TLE Pro (TFS)

84M Longmaster Classic SS .308
SVT 22lr Stainless Fluted Bull Barrel
Kimber Of America 82 Stainless Fluted .22lr
84M Varmint Stainless 204 Ruger
2sharp2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2017, 12:13 AM   #9
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Northern Illinois
Posts: 229
Welcome aboard from Northern Illinois.
Masquer08er likes this.
WillyD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-09-2017, 05:45 AM   #10
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: northeast pa.
Posts: 533
Welcome, ultra cdp and ultra raptor here. The choice is yours and believe me it won't stop there.
Masquer08er likes this.
427malibu is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On