Walther CCP M2 Initial Impressions

The Walther CCP M2 has been a handgun that’s interested me for quite some time now. Like the famed and loved Heckler & Koch P7, the CCP is piston driven. This allows the gun to have the appearance of what would be a direct blow back pistol (fixed barrel with a recoil spring on it). Courtesy of the pressures produced by modern 9mm, direct blow back isn’t something we see commonly unless the gun is the size of a Hi-Point.


New Optic Plates for Walther PPQ Coming Soon

If you’re a Walther PPQ fan, or a Walther Q5 Match fan, this is something you’re going to want to read. Especially if you’re someone that’s looking to get into the world of carry optics on your firearms, but don’t want to abandon your current platform. From a company that will mill your current slide, to new adapter plates for the PPQ, I got over some new findings in this article.

The Best First Pistol

My answer for the best all around gun for a prospective buyer has changed from what it was a year ago, or even two years ago. Before both out of ignorance and an unconscious bias, I would have recommended a DA/SA pistol with a decocker or a safety depending on the user’s preference. Since then though I’ve learned quite a bit.

FN 503, CZ P-10M: Arriving Unfashionably Late

Neither are ideal and I honestly see both of them being on Forgotten Weapons inside of the next 3 years. As a side message to all gun manufacturers, your “snag free” sights? They aren’t snag free, you’re making the wrong side of the slights slanted. It really makes a person question how smart your design and marketing staff is.