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Old 04-15-2017, 02:26 PM   #1
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I found a P228

My latest prescription for my Signess was filled today when I found a P228 that was within my budget,top end of my budget,but still in range.It had come up on a (local) gun forum ,Michigan Gun Owners and I knew hesitating would be disappointing so early this morning I headed an hour west instead of sleeping in.
The best part is it happens to be a KA P228 Nickel finish!!! Sadly no box,test target,or postcard from the lucky(to be a ) German marksman from 25meters

The gun had been shot previously,possibly carried a bit as well .Since it wasn't a glorious NIB gun I had no problems loading up the 3 nickel zipperbacked 13 round magazines and head out to the range.Both a friend and I remarked at how smooth the trigger was.I'm not sure if this was a P228 thing,a nickel thing, or somebody somewhere tuned up this 27 year old beauty.

I think I did quite well on price,and was pleased with my range time as well.
I gotta shoot my P226 SSE at IDPA practice this week just to compare as it hasn't been out of the safe since last fall.




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Old 04-15-2017, 02:52 PM   #2
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Nice find.
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Wow beauty find
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Old 04-15-2017, 03:42 PM   #6
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Good catch! P228 is revered on SigTalk!
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That's a beauty. Very nice.
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I dont know what it is, but my WG 228 is by far my favorite Sig. I need to find one for the safe.
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Nice find, congrats!
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Gorgeous pistol, congrats!
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Good catch!

That's a really nice find.
I am so jealous
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Nice find, congratulations on the piece to your Sig family
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Good for you.....228's & 225's are the best.
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Definitely worth the early morning hour drive!!!
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Nice find.. Congrats. I'd get up early to pick up such a beauty any day of the week.
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