I recently started to have trouble with the slide slamming shut on my Kahr PM9. I pull the slide back on an empty magazine and the slide locks in place like it's supposed to do. If I release and remove the magazine, the slide sometimes (often) slams shut, as soon as the magazine is removed...
I've been looking at snubby versions of Smith and Wesson models 686 (6-round version) and 66. I'm having a little trouble understanding the practical differences between the 2.
The 686 is 3 ounces heavier than the 66 and the 686 costs just a bit more. I'm basing all of this on specs that...
Range safety rules as of 02/2001
1. Treat every weapon as it was loaded.
2. NEVER point your weapon at anything you don't intend to destroy!
3. Keep finger off the trigger until up and ready to fire.
4. Keep weapon on safe until ready to fire.