Got something nice from Santa! - Kimber Forum

Kimber


Go Back   Kimber Forum > Off Topic Area > Other Firearms

Like Tree55Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-30-2017, 03:23 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
starnovi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Georgia
Posts: 1,676
Got something nice from Santa!

Well, I wasn't expecting any firearms for Christmas, so I was very surprised by what I found under my tree...a Lady Nighthawk! My husband and daughter couldn't wait to get me out on the range to give it a try. I must say I was less than enthusiastic about a range trip over Christmas vacation until I started shooting it! Damn, I didn't take any target photos because all three of us were giving it a work out on the same targets but my first 2 shots were right next to each other and the next 2 went through the same holes! Put about 300 flawless rounds through it!

It was smooth, very low recoil, deadly accurate, and extremely fun to shoot. Next time I will take target photos. I'm very happy with it, wish I could EDC it. I will definitely be using it when I take my next Defensive Pistol class.
Attached Images
File Type: jpeg fullsizeoutput_63f.jpeg (2.64 MB, 22 views)
File Type: jpeg fullsizeoutput_636.jpeg (2.23 MB, 18 views)
Chuck43, Marshall, GiGi and 13 others like this.
__________________
Safety Rule No.1: "It's always better to avoid a gunfight than to win one."


Heinie Lady Hawk 1911
Kimber Raptor 9mm full size SS
Kimber Sapphire Ultra Compact II 9mm
Kimber Micro 9 CTLG
Kimber Micro 380 Advocate
Sig Ultra Compact 2 tone 45 ACP
Sig P238 HD Nickel
Colt AR-15 9mm
CZ Rami 9mm
Glock 19
Glock 43
Smith & Wesson M&P 9 Pro Series C.O.R.E.
Smith & Wesson M&P 22 compact
Walther PPS M2

Last edited by starnovi; 12-30-2017 at 03:35 PM.
starnovi is offline   Reply With Quote
Remove Ads
Old 12-30-2017, 03:36 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Old Timer 57's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: San Antonio, TX
Posts: 631
Holy Jesus, Joseph & Mary! That's an outstanding weapon! You must have been really good!
__________________
Thanks! John
SgtMaj, USMC Veteran
Training? "The more you sweat in peace, the less you'll bleed in War"

Semper Fi

Kimber Ultra CDP II .45 ACP
Kimber Stainless Micro 9mm
Old Timer 57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 03:42 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
2sharp2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Chattanooga
Posts: 11,139
OK, I've never fired one of those!!

The old Jolly guy did good! Congrats.
starnovi and PaulWVa like 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 12-30-2017, 03:48 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Dude22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: South West Florida
Posts: 5,784
Holy cow that’s one fine looking pistol!
2sharp2, starnovi and PaulWVa like this.
__________________
Denny

KEEP CALM AND RETURN FIRE

NRA Life Member
Dude22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 03:50 PM   #5
Super Moderator
 
Chuck43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Northern Illinois
Posts: 32,387
What a fantastic Christmas present.
2sharp2, starnovi and PaulWVa like this.
__________________
BOTH POLITICIANS AND DIAPERS NEED TO BE CHANGED OFTEN AND FOR THE SAME REASON!
Chuck43 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 03:57 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
JC45's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Northeast Pa
Posts: 6,035
Congratulations, that’s a beautiful gun.
starnovi likes this.
JC45 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 04:05 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
Wingnut's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: West Central Florida
Posts: 658
WOW. Nice.
starnovi likes this.
Wingnut is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 05:11 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
Masquer08er's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Mobile, AL
Posts: 484
It took me 10 minutes to post. I couldn't take my eyes off it. Beauty!!!
starnovi likes this.
__________________
Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler’
Masquer08er is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 05:22 PM   #9
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: northeast pa.
Posts: 522
Nice gun congratulations.
starnovi likes this.
427malibu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2017, 05:40 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
Elf1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Alabama
Posts: 569
Merry Christmas!!! WOWSERS - that gets a drool towel all of it's own. What a beautiful gun. So thrilled for you and sounds like it shoots even better than it looks (and that's quite a feat). Congrats and great gifting from your hubby and daughter.
starnovi likes this.
__________________
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
"You are only helpless while your nail polish is wet. Even then you could pull the trigger if you had to."
Elf1 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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My letter to Santa Jack4951 Off-Topic Discussion Forum 7 12-02-2017 09:33 PM
finally found a nice big range chair Shootinit Off-Topic Discussion Forum 3 06-12-2017 05:59 PM
Nice Article on Micro 9 swca Kimber Micro 9 Forum 0 03-20-2017 09:30 AM
Nice place you have here. Stumpy(NH) New Member Introduction 17 01-14-2017 09:20 PM
Santa came to town today.. Marshall Other Firearms 21 12-11-2016 11:16 AM