what is a beretta brigadier?

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what is a beretta brigadier?

Post by tomjimmy00 » Sun Oct 28, 2007 1:22 pm

Hello. Can anyone tell me what makes some of the Beretta 9MM pistols "Brigadiers'? I've seen this listed for some of the different models but I dont know what makes them different.

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Post by Regnier (gunrunner) » Sun Oct 28, 2007 4:02 pm

Tomjimmy00;

From what I can find, they have a heavier slide, which increases the overall weight, reducing the amount of felt recoil.

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Re: what is a beretta brigadier?

Post by Bear 45/70 » Fri Jan 29, 2010 9:17 am

It was basically an early 92. The heavy slide was found to be unnecessary with the whimpie 9mm round (yes, I get to editorialize).
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