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I've wanted one forever...now I got one.

Discussion in 'Handgun Discussion' started by albin25, Jun 15, 2015.

  1. albin25

    albin25 Lewiston Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I've wanted a Beretta 86 Cheetah for almost as long as I've owned a pistol...
    I was worth the wait.
    first 9 rounds in 10 seconds, 3" group at 12yrds (good for me).:)
    It's amazing how much better I can shoot with a gun that fits like it was custom fit and built for me. I've got a couple that I couldn't do half as well given an hour to shoot and a bench rest.
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    A full size double stack Beretta (and others) grips are far to big for my hand (like I'd need to grow my trigger-fingernail real long to even reach the trigger:()
    Now,...to find one for a good price in Stainless...(for formal wear)

    Sometimes, when we get something we've wanted for a long time it can be a disappointment ... not this!
     
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  2. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Im so jealous!!! :eek:
     
  3. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Very nice!
     
  4. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Albin must have the hands of a newborn baby! o_O:D
     
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  5. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Beretta really makes beautiful handguns (and everything else). The fit, finish and ergonomics are always a pleasure to me!
    Congratulations, albin! SRG
     
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  6. SynapticSilence

    SynapticSilence Battle Ground, WA Well-Known Member

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    I had an 84FS and sold it. Argh!! Regretted it ever since.
     
  7. DirectDrive

    DirectDrive Vancouver, WA Member

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    Very schweet pistola !
     
  8. Whaler

    Whaler Sequim, WA Well-Known Member

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    Very nice!
     
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  9. 808hondacrguy

    808hondacrguy Eugene,OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Sweet. congrats.
     
  10. Silver Hand

    Silver Hand Southern Oregon Coast Well-Known Member

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    Very nice looking piece.