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Old 04-17-2018, 01:04 AM
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Default S&W 59 or CS9

I have a chance to get one, both are 95% which one for long term. pro or con
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Old 04-17-2018, 01:46 AM
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A quick check of GB shows 33 model 59s available vs. 3 model CS9s.

59s are great pistols but CS9s were built in much smaller quantities and are coveted for their concealability.

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Old 04-17-2018, 01:50 AM
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Are you looking for a carry gun? If so, the CS9.
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Old 04-17-2018, 02:30 AM
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Just get the CS9.
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Old 04-17-2018, 05:48 AM
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It will be easier to find a 59 later, if owning them both is the long-term goal.
If you want a range pistol- 59
CCW pistol- CS9
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Old 04-17-2018, 07:14 AM
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CS9's are not in plentiful supply and do make for good carry weapons. Plenty of 59's still floating around.
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Old 04-17-2018, 07:30 AM
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Buy both. Shoot both. Decide later which to keep.
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Old 04-17-2018, 08:04 AM
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I looked for 3 years for a CS9. Just sayin
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Old 04-17-2018, 08:11 AM
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I agree with the others on the CS9.
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Old 04-17-2018, 11:19 AM
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I concur, the message is authentic. The CS9s are becoming harder to come across and if you are looking for CCW, you can't go wrong. I just picked one up this past weekend, and am itching to get it out to the range.
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Old 04-17-2018, 12:54 PM
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Had a 59 way back. Found the grip a bit too wide and later sold it. Bought a CS-9 back in 99 and never looked back. Ideal for my purpose.
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