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What is your favorite trigger configuration?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by PlayboyPenguin, Mar 5, 2011.

  1. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I just posted a video on YouTube dealing with the different triggers I have and which ones i like and do not like. It should be no surprise that I prefer guns with a DA option.

    YouTube - Semi-auto & Revolver Trigger Options

    What are your opinions on the different types of triggers? Which do you prefer?
     
  2. Kimber Custom

    Kimber Custom Vancouver, WA Bronze Vendor Bronze Vendor

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    DA/SA w/decocker HK style
     
  3. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Yup.
     
  4. MrNiceGuy

    MrNiceGuy between springfield and shelbyville Well-Known Member

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    I have no idea what "HK style" means, but I prefer a DA/SA w/decocker... as long as there's no manual safety.
     
  5. finch6013

    finch6013 Oregon City Active Member

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    Love my CZ that is set up that way.
     
  6. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I ran heavy equipment and you get on a machine and adapt to it.
    When I pick up a gun,I adapt to the trigger configuration.
    1911 with no travel and a light pull or a glock with the long pull.
    Or a light pull on a revolver.As long as the trigger is smooth

    I just adapt to the gun.No biggie
     
  7. wichaka

    wichaka Wa State Well-Known Member

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    Hard to beat a 1911 trigger that's set up properly.
     
  8. CIPuyleart

    CIPuyleart La Center, WA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    DA/SA Decocker w/ no Safety. Not familiar with the "HK" style, but love the "Sig" style. :D Second favorite is a clean single action.
     
  9. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    No matter if it's a semi-automatic or a revolver, my fav is single action. I can deal very well with double action triggers, though. I believe I'd prefer DAO over DA/SA, too.

    I carry a 1911 almost all of the time. When I don't, it's a DAO.
     
  10. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I wholeheartedly agree with this statement.
     
  11. The kind that makes the gun go bang.
     
  12. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    That's a very important thing....
     
  13. zane

    zane Vancouver, WA Member

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    DAO/safe action with no safety for a defense gun, single action (1911) for a range/target gun.
     
  14. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I prefer a crisp single action in my pistols a la 1911 but I can tolerate a nice DA/SA like my Beretta M9 has. DAO's in pistols are an abomination created by lawyers... :( In revolvers they are what they are but most of my revolvers still can be shot single action for precision targeting.
     
  15. WIRED tactical

    WIRED tactical Snohomish County, WA Member

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    Can't stand dao. My favorite is sa/da but I can do decently with a sao
     
  16. jyerxa

    jyerxa Graham Member

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    My favorite? I love my single action 6 shooters. I would do well with them. But the issue is concealing them. So the sa/da is next on my list.
     
  17. B-Towner

    B-Towner Western Washington Member

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    Last edited: Mar 6, 2011
  18. buick455

    buick455 se portland Member

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    I guess i'll jump on the band wagon and say I like the da/sa with decocker "New HK style with the button" it's also hard to not like a 1911 or a SA revolver because the triggers are so easy to be proficient at
     
  19. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    For a carry gun I prefer a DAO gun with no safeties, in fact I don't like, nor do I use the safety on any weapon if it is mechanically possible not to, the best safety is to remove the bullets when not in use or remove your finger from the trigger when loaded.
     
  20. iGun

    iGun Pacific NW Active Member

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    I prefer a quality 1911 trigger.

    (and a Geiselle single stage on my AR)