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M&P BODYGUARD 380 DISCUSSION THREAD

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Old December 12th, 2016, 12:38 PM   #121
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I owned one..................got rid of it.................the size, great for carry............seemed to eat every thing. That's where the good ended.................horrible trigger, horrible sights, good for 10 ft. and under, then you can throw it at the bad guy.
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Old December 12th, 2016, 12:46 PM   #122
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I owned one..................got rid of it.................the size, great for carry............seemed to eat every thing. That's where the good ended.................horrible trigger, horrible sights, good for 10 ft. and under, then you can throw it at the bad guy.
I agree the trigger leaves something to be desired but I was shooting 2" groups with the irons at 7 yards and 1" with the laser. I think it's a great little back up, I just want to get the laser debugged.
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Old December 12th, 2016, 02:41 PM   #123
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I owned one..................got rid of it.................the size, great for carry............seemed to eat every thing. That's where the good ended.................horrible trigger, horrible sights, good for 10 ft. and under, then you can throw it at the bad guy.
That's what makes it a great pocket pistol, except I would put another magazine in it instead of throwing it at the bad guy. JMO
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Old December 12th, 2016, 05:44 PM   #124
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Still shooting and carrying mine....no problems with it. I have gotten used to the trigger pull. When I shoot it...I start out about 10 feet and back up to about 20 feet. That is my line...either run or fight. Love it because it is easy to conceal...
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Old January 8th, 2017, 06:49 AM   #125
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i have seen numerous complaints about the bg380 in this forum ranging from ftf, fte, slide problems, etc., but i have not seen any recently. have all of the past problems been taken care of by s&w or have people just decided that it's a waste of time to try and get things resolved with s&w? i wanted to buy one, but after reading through all of the comments i am a little reluctant.
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Old January 8th, 2017, 02:36 PM   #126
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i have seen numerous complaints about the bg380 in this forum ranging from ftf, fte, slide problems, etc., but i have not seen any recently. have all of the past problems been taken care of by s&w or have people just decided that it's a waste of time to try and get things resolved with s&w? i wanted to buy one, but after reading through all of the comments i am a little reluctant.
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Buy from a reputable easy to deal with dealer in case you get a rare bad gun so you can exchange rather than send back to S&W. I exchanged my first BG380 for a new one with my dealer and have had zero issues with the new BG380. It is easy to carry, not picky about ammo, and I can easily shoot it very accurately at 7-8 yards. Past that distance I would not fire my carry weapon.
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Old January 8th, 2017, 02:44 PM   #127
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Range day for the M&P BG380. Put around 250 rounds of various brands and it seems to prefer the ARX Poly and the Aguila FMJ with no FTF. I had bought “no brand” 250rd box with no info on it and had seven FTF out of 150 rds.

Galloway has made some changes to their trigger kit and I might install it. Gonna put more rounds through it to see how it works out before making the decision.
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