Pistol related discussion
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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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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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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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