Firing Line: 09/05
Re “Full-Size Double-Action .45s: Taurus, Ruger Go Head To Head,”
I just got my first issue of Gun Tests and read it from cover to cover. Very enjoyable reading. I even checked out the website. It’s nice to read an honest evaluation of the guns tested, but I’ve noticed a strange twist in the comparisons. You like to compare apples to oranges. You test .45 ACP against .45 GAP or .40 SW, compacts against full-size target and other similar but not “same” types of weapons. Although I enjoy the info, I find it confusing. When I’m buying a particular firearm, I figure out if I want an orange or an apple, and then compare it to other apples of the same size, type and...