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Old 08-01-2018, 04:58 PM
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How does the Sig P365 compare in accuracy to the Sig P320? Because I have the SC P320 and I don't have anything that compares to it in the striker fired world. I wish they would have made the barrel a little longer on the P365. They could have done so easily.
I have a fullsize P320 with an Apex trigger and the accuracy is pretty comparable at 7-10 yards between them. At 20-25 yards the fullsize is easier to keep on target. That said I like the trigger on the p365 just a hair more because it's lighter and smoother.
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Old 08-01-2018, 07:15 PM
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At $599 the P365 is over double what I paid for my Shield. That gun would have to jump off the table and clean itself before I would even consider it. Even at twice the price, something about the 365 looks cheap to me. And I don't mean the cheap internals from India.
Yep, they're jacking it up cause it's hard to find. Kind of like Apple does with every new Iphone. Did the same thing with the P-320. Another reason to wait. Today I got an email from Brownells for a SC Sig P-320 (contrast sights of course) for $399. Always pays to be patient.
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Old 08-03-2018, 12:57 PM
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Iím at 1500 flawless rounds through the 365. Size wise it canít be beat. Of course some people are more comfortable with fuller size guns.
MAC on youtube bought 3 p365's himself and every single one has had issues that affect reliability. Same all over the place.

The g2c stainless model will work more than just fine although I don't know how well it will hold up to sweat. My shield and hk usp 40c both do okay with sweat, the roll pins rust on both but nothing else...
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Old 08-03-2018, 01:02 PM
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I did not know Mac's 3rd P365 also had issues, which is very sad since as he said the 3rd p365 was recently made and has all the latest updates but even it has the trigger spring scraping mags.

Hopefully that vid will be on u-tube soon?
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Old 08-04-2018, 10:24 PM
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MAC on youtube bought 3 p365's himself and every single one has had issues that affect reliability. Same all over the place.



The g2c stainless model will work more than just fine although I don't know how well it will hold up to sweat. My shield and hk usp 40c both do okay with sweat, the roll pins rust on both but nothing else...


I know about MACs issues but I have 4 other friends with 365s and no issues. I love my Shield and G26, but there is nothing close to the size and round count. Sig just needs to tweak some things and get a little more quality control and they will be fine.


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Old 08-04-2018, 11:42 PM
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I was able to put a some rounds through a 365 this week and found it too small for my hands along with a G43.

The Shield fits my hands much better and I am more accurate with it. I will be getting a Shield for carry along with my 640.
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Old 08-05-2018, 01:24 PM
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So I finally got to see the P365 in person today. Daaaaaaamn That thing is sweet. I can't believe you can do 12 rounds in that thing. I can wait another year easily. Hopefully more ranges will have it to rent by then.

However my question to those that have a shield 9mm and a P365 is, is the P365 a softer shooter, about the same or snappier then the Shield?
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Old 08-05-2018, 03:13 PM
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I've been shooting my Ruger SR9Cs for years, zero failures, better triggers than Glocks IMO.

After recent tries with a Beretta Brigadier and a big CZ (not CCW guns, I fully recognize) which were reliable but guns I had no love for, I've gotten rather turned off about trying new semi autos.

In the hand the 365 doesn't seem all that much smaller than my Rugers, if I can conceal the 365, I can conceal the Ruger. So that and the horror stories of primers being slashed, I'm not buying one.



Since I'm on a S&W forum, I do have a few months old M&P9 2.0 with the 5" barrel and I really like it. And yeah, a bit contradictory with paragraph #2. Don
I love the looks of my Ruger SR9C, and it is a dream to shoot, probably because it's so heavy! The only problem is that is a beast to carry IWB, very uncomfortable, and heavy! I ain't selling it though, it's a keeper.

The M&P compacts (Shield or 9c's) are more comfortable to carry, lighter, and shoot just about as well - and are nice looking to boot!

If I had to choose, I would probably keep the M&Ps, but it would really be a tough decision.

What gets carried the most by me is my little Taurus PT738 as a BUG, Taurus PT111G2 because it is so comfortable to carry. Then the Smiths (9c and Shield) and lastly the Ruger 9C. I almost always have a BUG.
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Old 08-05-2018, 03:23 PM
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Old 09-03-2018, 03:45 PM
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At $599 the P365 is over double what I paid for my Shield. That gun would have to jump off the table and clean itself before I would even consider it. Even at twice the price, something about the 365 looks cheap to me. And I don't mean the cheap internals from India.
As I recall, initial production Shields were being sold at a price pretty close to MRSP until the frenzy was over. Keep in mind that the P365 comes standard with tritium sights and definitely has a better trigger than the stock Shields.
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Old 09-03-2018, 07:28 PM
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As I recall, initial production Shields were being sold at a price pretty close to MRSP until the frenzy was over. Keep in mind that the P365 comes standard with tritium sights and definitely has a better trigger than the stock Shields.


I paid over MSRP in August 2012 for my Shield and couldnít find another within literally 100 miles, despite launching in April. And Iíd pay it over again if I had to. Both of my P365ís were $450 out of pocket each at Cabelaís by buying discounted gift cards.
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Old 09-03-2018, 07:33 PM
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From all I hear Sig claims that all P365's made after July 18 are now 100% fixed, but heard that before.

Did watch a vid of an August made model and the dude had the follower stick in the slot cut out for the mag release and he had a rough time loading more then 5 rds. in that mag!
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Old 09-03-2018, 07:55 PM
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Yep, they're jacking it up cause it's hard to find. Kind of like Apple does with every new Iphone. Did the same thing with the P-320. Another reason to wait. Today I got an email from Brownells for a SC Sig P-320 (contrast sights of course) for $399. Always pays to be patient.
They are gen 1 with the upgrade trigger ( probably distributor returns )
The slide stop is gen 1 also....
They are ok but not brand new production....I bought one

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Brownells refused to publish my review that stated this

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Old 09-03-2018, 10:46 PM
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So I finally got to see the P365 in person today. Daaaaaaamn That thing is sweet. I can't believe you can do 12 rounds in that thing. I can wait another year easily. Hopefully more ranges will have it to rent by then.

However my question to those that have a shield 9mm and a P365 is, is the P365 a softer shooter, about the same or snappier then the Shield?


Both are easy shooters to me. The p365 is my best shooter for a small gun. Itís sometimes just love putting rounds through


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Different strokes for different folks. Sig makes great guns but always seems to have Quality control issues when they push an item too quickly to the market, like the P320 triggers and the 'voluntary upgrade' and the striker pin on the P365. My current stable of M&p's (and some non M&P's) have worked just fine for me up until now and at the end of the day, a bird in the hand is worth more than 2 in the bush.
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