Older than dirt, but new here

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by OldCorps, Dec 5, 2012.

  1. OldCorps

    OldCorps Active Member

    I'm an old Jar-Head from south-central Pennsylvania. My main (and preferred) carry is an RIA Match 1911/45, but concealing a full-sized 1911 under a tee-shirt in the summertime is a bit of challenge, so a few months ago I went on the search for a summer-gun. No offense meant, but I just can't do plastic—no matter what you call it, or anything without a thumb safety, so was really put off by the majority of the "modern" guns available.

    I was visiting a friend in North Carolina who had bought a Bersa Thunder 380. After the first three shots (one ragged hole at seven-yards), I was in love. As soon as I got back to PA, I bought a pair of them, one for myself, and one for my wife. They both shoot right on PIA, and now a little over 300-rounds each, only two failures to go into battery with her first mag., they've gone bang every time. Amazing little guns! So, Hi y'all!
  2. bhale187

    bhale187 Well-Known Member Supporter

    welcome to the Bersa Forum, and thanks for your service.

  3. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Lifetime Supporter

    Welcome to the Bersa Forum OldCorps !!

    ... and thank you for your service to our great country !!
  4. Pancho_Villa

    Pancho_Villa Well-Known Member Lifetime Supporter

    Muy bueno Old Corps. Welcome to the forum and for serving our country.
  5. Themajickman

    Themajickman Well-Known Member

    Sir, Welcome to the forum from Stone Mountain Georgia
  6. 9UC

    9UC Well-Known Member Lifetime Supporter

    [​IMG]Welcome from another military retiree and a newbie to this forum.
  7. Unclebucksguns

    Unclebucksguns New Member

    Welcome to the form, And Thanks for your service! I'm an Older than Dirt Salt!
  8. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Lifetime Supporter

    Welcome to the Bersa Firearms Forum Uncle Buck !!