Originally Posted by ISCS Yoda
I have never fired a PPK or its variants ..... but in the past folks complained to me about the recoil of their PPKs and I didn't know what to make of it. I don't recall having significant recoil in my .380s.
There is a difference in "felt recoil" from a blow-back pistol vs. a lock breach. Perception is a .380 has "more" recoil than a 9mm.
If you ever get the chance shoot a blow back .380 and a Colt Mustang "lock breach" .380 side by side.......