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To: Euro-American Scum
The gun grabbers really have a hard-on when it comes to the lack of a manual safety, among other things.

It's not the lack of a manual safety in this case, it's just the nature of striker-fired guns in general. Since there is no hammer you can lower or decocker you can use, the only way to decock the pistol is by pulling the trigger. Perfectly safe as long as you always make sure the chamber is empty. Glocks are certainly exceptionally safe when used within the parameters of their design, but they are by nature not terribly "idiot friendly".

27 posted on 07/10/2003 7:03:35 AM PDT by RogueIsland
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To: RogueIsland; glock rocks
Perfectly safe as long as you always make sure the chamber is empty.

Amen! Amen! And Amen! (Can you say Hallelujah!)

Glocks are certainly exceptionally safe when used within the parameters of their design, but they are by nature not terribly "idiot friendly".

You would think that the concept of "finger off the trigger" would be a no-brainer for ever the most dense idiots, regardless of the weapon in use. Guess not.

47 posted on 07/10/2003 11:25:58 AM PDT by Euro-American Scum (Conservative babes with guns are so hot)
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