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Old 04-14-2018, 08:27 AM
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Rather have nothing.
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Old 04-14-2018, 12:53 PM
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Great gun. Never had it fail.
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Old 04-14-2018, 02:31 PM
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Rather have nothing.
Now THERE'S a pretty extreme position.
Do you mean to say that if you had a choice between owning NO guns at all and owning a Ruger P-series you'd choose to have no guns?
Can't say I've ever seen anyone on a gun board take that position about a particular firearm. Care to elaborate on why?
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Old 04-14-2018, 02:44 PM
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Their construction and operation has much more in common with the 1911 than with the High Points too.
The only thing they have in common with a High Point is that they are big, and heavy. That's pretty much where the similarity ends.
True, except that the Ruger P90 is smaller and lighter than a 1911.
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Old 04-14-2018, 08:21 PM
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I sold a P90 a few years back. Had a hard time selling it. (not a high demand item) Not sure why I did, because I liked it. Low & behold, a classified site had 1 listed. I picked it up 2 weeks ago for $300. Nicer than my 1st 1. It functioned quite well at the range Wednesday. Spent shell casing dates it to 10/2000. Bob
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Old 04-14-2018, 08:26 PM
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I inherited a P95DC from a friends estate. Not too much to look at but I can shoot it really well, it functions flawlessly, eats anything I feed it, and with a grip sleeve fits my hand quite well. It came with a range bag and about a dozen spare mags, so a bonus there!!
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Old 04-16-2018, 10:32 AM
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Here in western Montana I have seen them for up to $400.00. I would buy em all day long for $200.00.
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Old 04-16-2018, 01:00 PM
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Ugly, sure. Tough and reliable? That too. They're good shooters, a friend of mine had one that ate just about anything we tried to shoot through it. It was his "truck gun" and got treated as such, never cleaned, and generally abused. It impressed me.

If I found one at a good price, I'd buy it as well.
I had a stainless P89 for a couple of years. Big and blocky, but the thing shot whatever would go in it's chamber and it was pretty accurate. Not the prettiest gun in the world, but the thing ALWAYS worked. I'd buy another one.
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Old 04-23-2018, 12:41 AM
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May I urge you not to write such things as:a gun I don't need at all''!
All of us here have wives that might read that and then use this so as to slow us down towards our quest towards gun happiness.
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Old 04-23-2018, 01:19 AM
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I sinned again this weekend.
Bought 3 magazines for my 45acp P97.
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Old 04-23-2018, 05:21 AM
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I do see them from time to time in around the 379 plus tax range , The ones I jumped on are low to mid 200 to 300 range . Some people did have one that they could not hit any thing , but most shoot good .
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