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S&W M&P vs. SA XD

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Springfield Armory XD Service Model 190 58.64%
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Old 12-19-2009, 01:11 PM   #1
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S&W M&P vs. SA XD

So, went to the gun store today to check out some pistols. I narrowed my choice pretty much down to these 2: Smith & Wesson M&P 9mm and the Springfield Armory XD 9mm Service Model (both 4" barrels).
I went to look at the XD and Glock 17. I did not like the glock at all, it didn't fit my hand at all and felt very awkward. I really liked both the XD and M&P. Though, I don't really know anything about the M&Ps caused I hadn't researched it at all.
So, if anyone can help with some pro's and con's of each from owner's of these guns that would be greatly appreciated. The guy behind the counter was not an XD fan at all, but he admited "i don't drive a chevy either, just not a fan. there's nothing wrong with em, just to each his own". But he seemed to really like the M&P.
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No more votes required. Get the XDM though. Do it.
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No more votes required. Get the XDM though. Do it.
hmmmm.....100% is hard to argue with
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any of you voters care to comment? i'd like to hear them. even if they are bias, i don't care. i'd like the advice.
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I love my S&W M&P .40.. I could only imagine the 9mm is just as good..
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springfield xd....... by far!!!
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hmmmm.....100% is hard to argue with
S&W is a wheel gun Co. XDM is a sweet gun. And is too has the interchangeable palm swells like the M&P does. XDM FTWFW.

DO IT NOW!



And Yes, 100%. It is undeniable.
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I love my S&W M&P .40.. I could only imagine the 9mm is just as good..
You sir,

Ride the fail train for ruining the 100%.
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Good for you... oh wait i dont have to be PC on here.. Go Fuck Yourself.. I love my S&W
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You sir,

Ride the fail train for ruining the 100%.
that's butters, he does that kinda shit
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I had an XD Sub, wound up trading it in for a Glock. The first time my buddy shot it, he didn't fully depress the grip "safety" and the gun wouldn't shoot. If I get in a life or death scenario, and can't grip that "safety" all the way, I'm fucked. A matter of personal preference though.
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lol lol lol lol
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I am not saying the S&W isn't good.


I just chose the one that doesn't suck ball sack.
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I just chose the one that doesn't suck ball sack.
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Can you rent both, shoot them, and see which feels better?
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Can you rent both, fire the XDM, and put the S&W out as the target?

Fixed.
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Can you rent both, shoot them, and see which feels better?
unfortunately, all the ranges around here don't have sa xds for rent. the one today did have the m&p but not the xd. its hard to find places that rent xds
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unfortunately, all the ranges around here don't have sa xds for rent. the one today did have the m&p but not the xd. its hard to find places that rent xds
Hmm....well...that sucks then.
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