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Old 05-31-2013, 02:00 AM
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Through a strange quirk of fate I was able to buy back my 442-2 no-lock. It was not fired after the original sale and not a scratch on it. I had re-springed it with Wolff main and rebound for a sweet pull, and 100% reliability. What was I thinking when I sold it? Welcome home.
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Glad you were able to get it back (what WERE you thinking?). I have a thing about guns that can be concealed in the pocket: love them. Do the Wolffs work 100% with every load? And with more than just a cylinderful? Can't be too careful. Congrats.
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Gotta love the 442. This one is my constant buddy in retirement.
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Glad you were able to get it back (what WERE you thinking?). I have a thing about guns that can be concealed in the pocket: love them. Do the Wolffs work 100% with every load? And with more than just a cylinderful? Can't be too careful. Congrats.
100% ignition with 5 different factory loads. About 50 rounds all together. I feel 100% confident with the gun.
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I thought everybody owned a 442.
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I thought everybody owned a 442.
No, some of us have 642's.
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It may be "lacking" in firepower, at least according to modern gun rags and those expecting a zombie apocalypse, but because of it's size and weight, I have my 442 with me much more often then anything else I own.
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I wish some of my old piece would find their way home too!
The 442 is a magnificent self defense tool.
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OIF2: Hi Bob, I dig that cool holster. Can't tell you how many of these suede pouches I have dug out of 'odds-and-ends' boxes for $1 or so. No one else liked them, their loss. Also in retirement, it's these or the pocket jobs for me now. Oops, forgot about the .45 derringer. Stay safe, partner.

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Nothing like an 'old friend'!
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My 442 goes with me everyday, either in my pocket or on my belt in one of my homemade holsters.
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