Quantcast

Objectively speaking, why the 40 S&W hate / decline?

Discussion in 'Handguns: Autoloaders' started by Ballistics, Nov 18, 2017.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. mcb

    mcb Member

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2008
    Messages:
    3,393
    Location:
    North Alabama
    When I bought my first semi-auto center fire handgun after finish school, I bought an XD-40. Bought the XD in 40 S&W because I wanted to make Major in USPSA that I intended to start shooting with my new handgun. Little did I realize at the time that the XD-40 (due to its 9mm width magazine bodies) was never going to be competitive in Limited. Nearly 40,000 rounds later I was pretty good in Limited-10 with my XD-40 Tactical and I am fond of 40S&W probably for no other reason than I have shot it a fair amount and it was my first semi-auto handgun cartridge. When I started shooting Revolver division I stuck with 40S&W and bought a S&W 610.
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice