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Old 03-06-2016, 03:15 PM   #1
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Hubby just recently got his LTC in Texas. He had been going to the gun range to practice since he had not shot in 30 years. So naturally I had to get a handgun too. His Colt .357 magnum was a little heavy, I thought. We bought me a Kimber Micro Sapphire 380. I am just a beginner, I shot my Dad's pellet pistol as a kid, oh and my cap pistols, LOL but that's it. I am also a retired 69 y.o female, now who learns to shoot a handgun at that age!!!
We have been to the gun range a couple of times with his Colt revolvers and just this week took my Kimber. It shot 50 rounds with -0- issues even with me seemingly fiddling with the loading of the ammo in the magazine. I love the Kimber, I do have to say when I read the issues with it on here, I get concerned but I am not going to think about it until I have some.
When I get good consistant patterns on my gun range targets, I might try to qualify for my LTC, IDK.

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Old 03-06-2016, 03:26 PM   #2
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image.jpegGood for you - nice choice for a hand gun. Welcome from Big Sky Country. Post a picture of your new micro if you get a chance. That's my wife's Micro Belair.
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Welcome to the forum from Fla.You're never too old to start something new!Congrats to you and keep on practicing.
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How awesome! Welcome aboard, post some pics of that shooter!
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Old 03-06-2016, 05:43 PM   #5
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Howdy from SETX! Couple of years ago I contracted an 83 yr old sweet lady on a new vehicle and while going thru her paperwork I saw her chl, l asked her if she was packing and she pointed at her purse and said "I sure am and l take it places I'm not suppose to." She cracked me up! I congratulate you on your new Micro Saphire and hope you continue on and get your license to carry. Welcome to the forum!
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Welcome and looks like you are off to a good start, and age shouldn't be an issue.
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Welcome from Ohio and congratulations on your new Kimber. Enjoy and be safe.
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