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Old August 12th, 2017, 07:05 AM #1
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Hi folks. Wife and I got our HQLs a couple of months ago. Looking for our first handgun. We shot a Glock 19 last week. Very solid. But in reading and researching really like SA XD Mod 2 9mm 4". Problem is we can't find one to rent on a range. We'll get there.

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For a first handgun have you considered a revolver? They can be a good choice to start with.
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Welcome aboard!

I'm in the Timonium area.

Glock 19 is a FANTASTIC first gun. Not a fan of XD anything (grip safety and other issues).

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Hi folks. Wife and I got our HQLs a couple of months ago. Looking for our first handgun. We shot a Glock 19 last week. Very solid. But in reading and researching really like SA XD Mod 2 9mm 4". Problem is we can't find one to rent on a range. We'll get there.

Dave
Welcome from Hampstead. Not 100% sure but Continental Arms in Timonium has a decent size rental collection me thinks. Not too far from you also is Freedom Armory in Glen Rock, PA. I'd call each of them before going tho just to make sure. Good luck.
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