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Old February 12th, 2018, 07:51 PM #1
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Kel Tec PMR-30 first hand opinions?

Hey all, any of you have any experience with the Kel Tec PMR-30? How does it shoot as far as accuracy? Is it reliable? More than just a gimmick?

Thinking about picking one up, but looking for some feedback from anyone here whose spent some range time with one.
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Old February 12th, 2018, 09:53 PM #2
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Pmr-30

Out of about 500 rounds I might have had 4 failures. I also didn't do a first disassemble and clean. I love the pistol. If I could carry in maryland it would be my carry piece. I also have the CMR 30. Great pistol rifle combo.
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I know I positively love my CMR. Only bad thing I have heard is they gum up after a couple hundred rounds so cleaning is essential. Insanely light, accurate, no recoil.

Wasn't convinced initially but if I didn't live in Marylandstan Id buy a PMR now.
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Old February 13th, 2018, 10:28 AM #4
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Thanks for the info, fellas. Everyone with first hand experience seems to like them.
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I have both the pistol and rifle and love them. As the others have said they shoot great and are good for new and old shooters. You do have to keep them clean though.
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I shot mine one time. At the 67th round the front site blew off and I never found it. It took KelTec months to send a replacement. I've never shot it since. Its a cool concept, but I think Keltecs are junk. My 2 cents.
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I like heavy guns. To me, the PMR-30 felt like a squirt gun. Having said that, if you take the good experiences of others into account, the 22 WMR is an awesome round.
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I have about 1k rounds through mine. cleaned it once and have had maybe 2 malfunctions. Gun runs great, is accurate, light, and fun as hell to shoot. Idk if I would have it as a carry piece but I definitely don't regret buying it. No recoil, its loud and shoots a big fireball. Usually attracts a crowd at some ranges
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My friend bought the first gen and after 50 rounds the slide separated from the frame. I was shooting as it did this.

That was apparently common but I believe they have since rectified this. But buy used with caution
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I have 1 , the 1 of the 2 extractors was made wrong. I made a new 1, and it worked fine.it's been a while since I have shot it though. May have to take it out next shoot .
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