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Old 04-24-2002, 11:25 PM   #1
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just wanted some help from deciding. I'm either going to get an hk usp 45 or a sig p220. Can anybody tell me why they think i should buy one over the other besides magazine capacity. Thanx for the input!!!
 
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Old 04-25-2002, 12:56 PM   #2
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I have the 220 and the 245...All I can say is they are both great guns...NUFF said!
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I have the HK Tactical... Shoots well, but it is a Vry big gun in terms of it's grip and slide. Not a ccw choice!
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If I had to choose between the ones you are considering, I'd go with the 220, you won't be dissapointed!
 
Old 04-25-2002, 09:56 PM   #3
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I have a P220 and it is a teriffic pistol, very accurate and reliable. I have shot the USP 45 full size and compact, and I like them also. Although I am not real thrilled with plastic framed guns the H&K's are much nicer, IMO, than the Glocks. One of the features I like on the H&K that Sig doesn't have is the thumb safety. I like an external safety on a gun just personal preference.

Between the two I would probably go with the Sig over the H&K because I am more familar with it, and it is a little more comforatable for me to shoot. Also the Sig comes with regular rifling as opposed to the H&K polygonal rifling, so you can shoot lead bullets, as a reloader that's very important to me.
Both guns would serve you well and for a life time, it's a really tough choice. Good lucj hope this helps some.

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Old 04-28-2002, 08:26 PM   #4
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I've had 'em both, and like them both, but
slightly prefer the Sig. The HK gets the
vote for toughness, but the trigger is a bit
prohibitive to marksmanship. The Sig's
trigger is silky smooth, but can't take the
beating or extended use with +P ammo. I
still have my P220 .45/.400 Cor-Bon, but not
my HK USP .45 or USP .45/.40 Super Compact
(which both had triggers by Teddy Jacobson,
the only way I would consider carrying one!).
That tells me who the victor was in that
contest!
 
Old 05-14-2002, 01:11 PM   #5
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I have owned both, but well over 2500 rounds through both before selling the Sig. The USP just works better for ME.
 
Old 05-14-2002, 01:12 PM   #6
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I bought an absolute lemon of a P220. Bought it based only on reputation and was very disappointed. My HK's have been 100% joys to own and shoot.
 
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