The 460 Rowland is wildly powerful, approaching even .44 Magnum levels. Same with guns. The 10mm is touted as a bear cartridge up here in the Rockies. I really like my P229 in .40. I’ll take the Glock 10 MM Long Slide any day.. The extractors plenty strong to hold the shorter round in the 10mm barrel. Maybe the Glock 29SF or the other barrel length model 610. If you want the better 10mm, get the Springfield. 8 Adjustable user settings. Yes, I have over 30 Sigs. I carry my FNX 45 with a Rowland conversion in the woods during spring / summer / fall hikes. I load 180’s up there in the bleachers and am developing 155 XTP loads now. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 15+1 rounds of 10mm on tap is nothing to scoff at. Like I said dedication you definitely have. If factory ammo is the only option look no further than Underwood or Buffalo Bore for full power 10mm. That’s the assuming clown I’m use to. I have an IWB holster for it and it carrys comfortably. By. IF I was gonna go to the Sig 10mm for hunting, I’d definitely choose the “Hunter” SAO version over the DA/SA version. Now go back to mommy’s couch. You could only do better for quite a bit more money. Aesthetics: * * * * * This DPM recoil system has 2 spring plugs and 4 external springs and offers 8 adjustable user settings. probably not .45 or .460rowland. I have seen no difference in killing power. I would personally like a lite factory 44 mag. I like ALL guns as well EXCEPT for Glocks. Soy boi. I have Desert eagles,Dan Wesson, les Baer, Brownings and MANY others that you can’t afford or even know how to fire. I may reconsider using this for home defense if I improve my shooting ability with this gun over time. You jerks never stop preaching about just how “PERFECT” your shitty piece of plastic is when in reality you can’t afford a Sig. Many common guns like the GLOCK 21 can be adapted to use it with just a barrel and spring change. Just like 3.5″ for turkey, you don’t think about recoil when you see what you’re hunting. Kinda’ like me writing an article Gastons Junk Gun, or your mother. There are many loads in .45 ACP that will do just fine for most uses outdoors. As in any firearm platform and cartridge combination it is how well YOU train, familiarize and shoot with it that counts. The classic P220 LEGION is now available in 10mm Single Action Only (SAO) with an external safety. The classic P220 LEGION is now available in 10mm Single Action Only (SAO) with an external safety. It feels as heavy as a full-size revolver in the hand. You most definitely can’t understand that I’m sure. I didn’t think it did either. Sig PERFECTION. It’s a P220. Near as I can tell you haven’t been right yet. Who cares what you’ve “owned”. I currently own one Glock compared to all the other makes of firearms I own. If I buy factory ammo I’ll buy Underwood since they seem to make 10mm ammo for what it is suppose to be. It’s interesting that the military uses both makes of firearms though. کابل شبکه. I will admit I am a bit of a Sig Sauer fan boy. He promises not to tell you about stuff that’s dumb. I shot 2 cylinders (10 rounds) max charge of H110 under a 240 gr XTP and I absolutely won’t do it again unless it means I’m not going to get eaten by doing it. If it wasn’t for the FBI and its pansie agents that couldn’t handle full power 10mm, S&W hadn’t developed the compromise 40 S&W, and people wouldn’t follow law enforcement for gun and ammo selection the 10mm would most likely be more popular than it is today. One doesn’t feel to bad but the other feels like Mike Tyson has been throwing right hooks into your hand. $1,829.10. I also carried a Sig P220 for 13 years, over 15,000 rds down the barrel. You only had one assuming insult though. But t… That wasn’t a ‘thrill’ you were feeling, that was nerve damage in the palm of your hand… . Especially when they so desperately want to be right. The fourth, and final entry into my Perfect Truck Pistol series gets high marks. (Josh Wayner for TTAG). I like that gat. Taken at face value the 10mm serves a purpose and does it quite well. The big P220 Legion was easy to keep on target due to its bulk. Now go soak your little brain in some gun lube and tell the world that you proudly own perfection. Personally, I plan on using this gun for target shooting and as a back up side arm when I go hunting. Ergonomics: * * * * Crawl back in your hole. Well buckwheat Sig sells over 6 SIX times the number of guns than does the Gaston Junk manufacturer. i may add a few more calibers. My overall impression of this gun is quite positive. I would really like to have a old model 610 but with Smith reintroducing the model and the price of the older ones I just can’t bring myself to spend the money. You can’t resurrect that particular dead caliber. Being quick on the bolt would be a must but it is possible. Bow, muzzle, rifle, Glockzilla, back to bow if I’m not tagged out. Absolutely nothing! The P220 Legion comes with a pair of bright X-RAY3 day/night sights. The 10mm is one of those rounds that is either liked or it’s not. Is gun I want,absolutely love shooting my buddies 220 in 45 acp but the 10 should be even better. 14,727 Posts #3 • Mar 21, 2019. I know some people think the Legion series from Sig Sauer are a bit over priced for the upgrades offered and there maybe some truth to that sentiment. You sold yours because you needed money or, being a real steel gun you are unable to handle it. People are learning to take the 10mm for what it is on its own merits. Sig P220 Legion 10mm 5" More Views. Do you UNDERSTAND that? Why? The gun shot well off the bench. Of course I am a snot to an uneducated non-essential civilian who loves to throw ALL that he THINKS he knows. If true 10mm ammo is to be had you have to load it yourself. This review is garbage. You in particular exemplify why guys like me hate Glunks and Glunk owners. Comparing apples to apples 460 Rowland from Underwood does produce 850 to just over 1000 ft lbs of energy. The 4″ barrel model 69 gets the full power magnums. I have owned several pistols chambered for it over the years and have always been fast to sell them. And yes, Colonel, or sir to you. I picked a Glock up once. Sad! Glock v Sig///now I wonder which gun would win that competetion???? I simply don’t see a need for it when there are other options out there that do what it does better. . Until something comes along in that genere I’ll carry the 10mm more often. I really hope you step up your game though. Lots of hogs where we hunt. .45 ACP +P – 484 ft lb Is there any real draw to the 10mm, or is just a popular meme within the gun community? Yeah I’d say use to own means something. The article was about the Sig P220 not about this idiots likes or dislikes. The only thing you know about me is that I’m a retired civilian now and 10 years ago I wasn’t, because I told you. Overall, the P220 Legion is an excellent option for 10mm aficionados and anyone else who wants a large caliber in a controllable package. Honestly, I hadn’t given up the search until I saw the Sig Sauer P220 Legion in 10mm Auto sitting in the display case at the gun store and decided to purchase it as I experienced a moment of weakness. To a scum sucking pig like you it is in fact “Sir”. The minor resurgence of the 10mm today is largely based on the fact that many people don’t know how to shoot revolvers and opt for a platform they’re more familiar with. I dig the X-ray sights, the grey finish, and the G10 grips feel fantastic. All of this is after all other measures have failed. The SIG SAUER P220 Legion Full-Size produced groups as small as 2.25″ with SIG’s 180gr Elite V-Crown JHP. I have the Ruger Alaskan, contemplated the .454 Casul but opted for the .44 because I didn’t want to stockpile ANOTHER caliber. That whole paragraph was about as helpful as Janet Reno. cz doesn’t seem to want to make a 10mm or a single stack nine. Buffalo Bore makes a 255 grain hard cast +P load that is my go-to for outdoor use. I hope so little man, your funny for sure. WhatsApp . No offense taken or intended. That’s the same weight spring I used in the 1006 and had pretty good results. Interesting “civil” exchange. The SIG SAUER P220 Legion in an excellent semi-automatic pistol. These include a Legion Gray stainless steel … The gun is heavy enough as it is. Let one of your boyfriends spank you it will probably make you feel better. P220 DAK Double Action Kellerman (Double Action Only) - No decocker/no hammer spur. You were what? I enjoy firing that gun quite a bit and it’s always a thrill.”, (Clicks the link) to : https://www.smith-wesson.com/firearms/model-329pd. so i’ve been biding some time. I’m sure I could group better from a bench. It sure seems like there’s a bigger difference in recoil though. Accuracy: * * * * * “Buffalo Bore’s and Underwood’s advertised muzzle energy for hard cast loads: So you are a Sig Sauer whore. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. No one ever said you can have too many guns. Shop for Best Price Sig Sauer P220 Legion 10mm And Sig Sauer P238 Concealed Holster . 10mm – 703 ft lb”, But check out .45 Super, which can be fired in most .45 ACP pistols with just a change of springs. I would carry it in the woods now during bow season. The accuracy was quite good as you’d expect with that long sight radius. It has become so desirable it can be hard to find a retailer that has one in stock. I’m disappointed though. So 1911s it is with full power 10mm equals fun. It has an adjustable Match Target Rear Sight and a … If I want to step up to 240 gr I’ll load a modest charge of BlueDot. That includes the plastic sights on Glocks that I hate. No, not really. Add to Wishlist | Add to Compare; Availability: Out of stock. It is interesting the out of everyone here that commented you’re the only one with your opinion. I’m going to run a 22 lb spring in the Glock 20SF so I can hopefully get similar performance. I enjoy shooting 10 mm auto, but prefer .44 and like switching from my Marlin lever to Super Redhawk. Most 10mm shooters these days have NO idea what the REAL Norma 10mm loads were like when the caliber was developed. As far as the “whore” part. The P220 LEGION is an enhanced version of the gun that started it all for modern day SIG. When it comes right down to it, I just don’t see that much of a point to it. SIG SAUER P220 LEGION 10mm SAO is a full-size, hammer fired pistol, featuring a Legion Gray stainless steel slide and frame, with X-RAY3 Day/Night Sights. I carry my 2 3/4″ model 69 Combat Magnum loaded with 44 spl from time to time. I like guns, period. Extraordinarily accurate, very reliable, and easy to handle and shoot, one of the P220’s cardinal … What can’t the Creedmoor kill? Massad Ayoob confesses that the SIG P220 is his very favorite SIG pistol, and indeed, one of his all-time favorite handguns. N-frame and 10mm…like owning and shooting the (almost) forgotten .41 Mag but with moon clips. You keep being a good little earner and I’ll keep enjoying ALL of my guns not just the Glock. For sure there are other cartridges. I do know from loading my own lite 44 mag the same gun is controllable with 180 and 200 gr bullets between 1200-1300 fps. meaning when I feel like I’m 100% with it at bow ranges. I’m not saying the 9mm won’t kill deer and hogs with the right bullet and shot placement because I’m sure it will. The double-action trigger pull is quite heavy, and you had better train if you plan on taking a shot with it at any distance beyond about five feet. With the appropriate respect due to No One Special, I have to disagree with his comments on the .460 Rowland. It is very accurate and the trigger is sweet. I didn’t buy it to shoot at .40 speeds. Now go play with your dead cat. 10mm is legendary, Sonny Crockett had one,………SONNY……….CROCKETT, I’ve heard tell stories up in Alaska the Kodiak bear just fall over when they see it, water buffalo, elephants, squirrels you name it oh that son of a bitch will kill it and kill it dead , twice, So 10 mm kills what 6.5 creedmoor can’t? - Uncle Zo, First Impressions: Heckler & Koch VP9 with Trijicon RMR, Hornady Precision Hunter 143 Grain 6.5mm Creedmoor ELD-X, Remington Core-Lokt 140 Grain 6.5mm Creedmoor, Unsuccessfully Installing a RMR on an Optics Ready VP9, Federal Non-Typical 140 Grain 6.5mm Creedmoor, Sellier & Bellot 140 Grain 6.5mm Creedmoor Soft Point, .300 Winchester Magnum for Long Distance Shooting, First Impressions: AR500 Armor Testudo Gen 2. Look no further than the M&P 380EZ. I’m hesitant to consider this gun for home defense as I worry about over penetration. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. For those of you who think it’s just another 1911, think again. This is definitely one that you’ll want to carry in some sort of chest rig or shoulder holster if you’ll be taking it out in the wild. Which ain’t cheap. The going rate online is just $1,199, though. That is the unfortunate part about the 10mm today. This is one solid gun. You are delusional. The P220 … I don’t dislike the 10mm as a cartridge. Okay, okay. I’m 5’10 and pushing 240 lbs and just turned 65. I decided to buy Glocks because I got tired of waiting for S&W to make a 10mm in the M&P line. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Go run a Sig P320 XFIVE Legion then run the plastic junk. Gun Review: Inside The Sig Sauer P320X Compact. Just a name that costs more. I bet you were a joy to have as a leader. I vote for the RIA 1911 5 inch 10mm..mine always goes bang, and I agree on Buffalo Bore and Underwood full power ammo.. Handloads I use 155 and 180 grain Hornady XTP bullets loaded hot with Blue Dot or Longshot powder. I load my 10mm ammo with a stout charge of Longshot or BlueDot powder under a 180gr or 200gr bullet. Please, keep going. Pinterest. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Yea, if you shoot a griz hereabouts there had better be video footage of it threatening you and a shredded (human) arm or leg for evidence…. despite all the negative comment that some have on this gun i think it’s great Mine hasn’t even seen a box of factory yet. I enjoy the heck out of my Commander sized 10mm 1911 from RIA. You said, Personally, I don’t have much use for the 25 ACP or 32 S&W Long, but, they have their adherents. Frankly, he is an amateur at best. The slide and action are all extremely smooth and the P-SAIT trigger with its short-reset is one of the best you’ll find in a semi-auto handgun. The new gun grew from a cooperative effort of the Swiss SIG plant and a German maker named J.P. Sauer & Sohn. I just *wanted* one, and look forward to climbing a tree with it in tow. The accuracy here was great. That’s a good point. XRAY3 DAY/NIGHT SGTS GRAY PVD. Poor, poor, sad little clown. What does that have to do with anything? I’ve just never had enough confidence in my pistol shooting ability to try it. A buddy has the Smith 610…it is sweet. I’m a rancher, when we need to put a cow down do to a broken leg 45 ACP bounces off the skull, not so with the 10mm. Massad Ayoob-March 13, 2015. On the other hand with the right bullet in an accurate rifle the Creedmoor could possibly save your ass if that was all you had. I went with the Glock 10mm for one simple fact. Recoil wasn’t brutal, but you could definitely tell that you weren’t shooting .45 ACP. Just one more gun to complete … that might be true, but all they’d have to do is pick one up to figure it out. — ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Sign up for price alert. Having said all of that I’d say the 10mm’s popularity is growing and the market is ripe with new guns to prove it. I have S&W M&P’s (6 for an exact number) that have way more rounds down the pipe than that that have never had a malfunction. https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1018751781?pid=497730, https://www.smith-wesson.com/firearms/model-329pd. Now that I’ve had a chance to research some ammunition options, I am aware there are some “lighter loads” that may reduce my over penetration worries. What the 45 acp and 460 Rowland do the 10mm does better. You haven’t said one thing here that makes you that entitled. I’m also not considering this gun for every day carry at this time for all the same reasons I hesitate to consider it for home defense. It does show you are dedicated to your own ignorance though. Given its size and hefty 40 oz. SIG SAUER Grips / P220 American; P220 DA/SA Double/Single Action - Has decocker lever. I really enjoyed my time with it. But to be fair, the P220 was not my first choice for a 10mm Auto hand cannon. The P220 Legion is an enhanced version of the gun that started it all for modern day SIG. Customize This: * * * * Add to cart. Well, because it was on sale at the same store I picked up the gun. Nobody in my area sells .460 Rowland, not even our great gunshop downtown which has been in business for over 50 years. P220 SAO Single Action Only - No decocker/has safety. If you are in the market for a 10 mm pistol, the P220 Legion Full-Size should be at the top of your list. tanfoglio, but i have enought “character” in my italian bikes. there’s a few choices. I own handguns that are substantially more powerful, and my favorite .44 Magnum is the Smith & Wesson Alaska Backpacker IV, which is a super-light revolver. The steady, but limited, popularity of the 10mm today comes from two places. Wasn’t a lot of money to get in the game. This is most certainly very difficult for a POG to understand but there are a lot of folks that can’t stand Glocks and dislike Glock owners even more. They are in fact no better than any other gun I’ve owned. I also recently purchased a Glock 20SF 10mm because I enjoy shooting the 10mm as well. for sight radius and heft, and hopefully find the right pcc in the same caliber. Plus if you shoot either here you better be able to prove it had every intention of eating you. So why all this discussion about the 10mm cartridge? “…my favorite .44 Magnum is the Smith & Wesson Alaska Backpacker IV, which is a super-light revolver. That’s with a heavier bullet going the same speed and the 10mm. The Sig P220 was the same basic concept as the Colt: a single-stack .45 ACP full sized combat pistol. This one is no different. They are tough. Definitely more recoil than .45 ACP in a full size 1911 but not quite as punishing as .357 Magnum in a full size revolver. I’m retired too. The 10mm does not hold a candle to good 460 Rowland ammo but the 10mm has enough velocity and energy to get the job done with less recoil. This was a 10mm hit piece. Don’t tell me you don’t like 10mm (I do btw). look, brain dead. Bought a Glock 40 simply because I had collected buckets of once fired brass. This seems more like a smear article for the 10mm than a gun article. Air Force saxophone player? I have the RIA 10mm MS and love it. He is not a professional hunter, survivalist, self defense instructor, firearms instructor, or competitor. The Sig P220 is a classic firearm in its own right Chambering it in the powerful 10mm Auto cartridge makes it a great carry pistol for the field or the street. i have in .44mag a semiauto pistol, an sa revolver and a lever carbine. See https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1018751781?pid=497730. My dilemma was choosing between the P220 in 45 or 10mm… SKU: 1000178 Category: SIG SAUER Tags: 10mm, … Discussion Starter • #1 • Oct 16, 2019. The 10mm puts the 45 acp to shame in both velocity and energy and does it with only slightly more recoil. Notice I said owned. Okay, okay. If I get lazy. And no, unlike the Glock, the sights didn’t fall off nor did the gun blow up. Now I own 44 mag revolvers (S&W model 69 Combat Magnum set) and enjoy shooting them. I just figured pretty much all 10mm fans were just trolling. Come on, make me laugh! Categories: Firearms, Handguns, Reviews, Video, Tagged as: 10mm Auto, First Impressions, P220, Sig Sauer. The first is the perception that it’s substantially more powerful than other handgun calibers and the second is that it’s suitable for hunting any size game. Bringing my mother up was new, I’ll give you that. . So I’ll just pick on his dumb comparison to the .460 Rowland. When I first got the 10mm fever, I wanted a Colt Delta Elite and looked for one for about a year. I now have a Glock 20SF in hand after waiting for it to be shipped. I just like guns there high speed. Finished in a proprietary Legion gray coating and featuring custom G-10 grips with a LEGION medallion, the P220 LEGION is improved in nearly every way. 9mm guns last longer before repairs are needed, give less recoil and hold more ammo. 37401. So rest assured, you’re not in that boat alone. You’re still shooting bullets meant for the .45 acp cartridge, which are designed to work best between 750-1000 fps, depending on weight. Understood! “This is a single action only pistol giving it a lighter trigger pull, combined with the increased energy of the 10mm … On top of that, this guns larger height and length dimensions will probably make it harder to conceal. I really wanted a S&W 610. You know the best handgun to carry? Shooters with weaker grip strength will have a hard time. You’ll throw the GG’s plastic toy away. If there are gun whores it is you mutts that pray at the alter of Gaston Glunk. But you shouldn’t need a 45 to kill a cow. Fun gun with full power ammo. The word was that it would follow the release pattern of DA/SA first, then the single-action-only (SAO) would come later. Product Description ; … When I place the bullet in the right place and have sufficient penetration the animal falls down and dies. Twitter. I didn’t shoot it as well as I shoot 9mm, but that is expected as there is quite a bit more of recoil management. This is a semi-custom gun, so already has much of what you’d want. A bear isn’t worth my life or the hassle that comes after having to shoot it. 16,853 Posts #2 • Aug 2, 2015. Buffalo Bore makes a 255 grain hard cast +P load that is my go-to for outdoor use. Overall * * * * Uncle Zo publishes his own opinions for informational and entertainment purposes only. Even by your apple to apple comparison the .460 has around 300 ft lbs more kinetic from a larger diameter, heavier bullet…perfect for bear country. That’s why I said stout load. Yep I am a civilian now, have been for just over 10 years now. So, is it the 10mm’s capacity then? The 10mm Legion P220 has a 5-inch barrel compared to the .45 model’s 4.4″ barrel and has a proprietary SIG rail for accessories. I’ve owned several 1911’s over the years but I alway end up selling or trading them. 16 rounds of 950+ ft lbs kinetic energy compared to the 500’ish of the 10mm is a significant upgrade…and I can still shoot .45 ACP when I want to (with a 60 second spring change out). I'm leaving My Lipsey All Stainless Steel Model STOCK. I opted to hold out for the SAO, figuring it would be a more interesting gun and because at the time I had just done a review of the P220 Legion … Yup. Over half of the content was you winging about how .460 Rowland is “sooo” much better than 10mm. Learn how your comment data is processed. I shoot quite a bit of 44 Spl and lite magnums that I load for the S&W model 69 2 3/4″ barrel. Put it back down and have NEVER even touched another one of those pieces of over rated plastic. TKO is weight x bullet diameter x velocity / 7000, They’re both the same price at MidwayUSA. I LOVE shooting it, even though a .44 snubbie makes zero sense and I have never been to Alaska…yet. Well, it pretty much goes hand-in-hand with doing a review on a 10mm gun. But, I really like the Legion series. Sig Sauer 10mm pistols hold 8-rounds and come in several variations, including Full Stainless, Camo, FDE, and Tactical models. The semiautomatic handguns today consider 250 rounds a break in to be considered carry worthy, not bragging rights. Finished in a proprietary LEGION gray coating and featuring custom G-10 grips with a Legion medallion, the P220 Legion is improved in nearly every way. This, of course, is due to the fact that the 10mm is a high energy cartridge, so the heavier springs actually serve to reduce recoil and muzzle flip. Glocks I’ve owned in the past, same thing. Your email address will not be published. Sonny Crockett’s Bren Ten was actually converted to .45 ACP. I’ve taken this gun out to the range one time so far and put fifty (50) rounds of Sig Sauer’s 180 grain Elite Ball ammo through it. “There are many loads in .45 ACP that will do just fine for most uses outdoors. Underwood’s offering for .45 Super has almost the same energy as 10mm, but with a higher TKO, making it as good or better for bear defense, where you want a slow, heavy bullet, not a fast, light bullet. I also have a highly customized EAA Witness Match Elite with a 6 inch threaded barrel..I shoot it with a SilencerCo Hybrid 46 Suppessor. Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. weight means shooting the gun isn’t a terrible experience. The existence of that single offering is why I don’t own a 10mm. I enjoy firing that gun quite a bit and it’s always a thrill. Sig Sauer P220 5” Barrel Elite & Legion 10mm Auto . (Josh Wayner for TTAG). I am in the same boat. A number of the brands of 10 mm he tested weren’t significantly more powerful than .40, and definitely a far cry from the “200 grains at 1200 FPS” Norma loads. You really need to stop torturing yourself. The slide and spring were very stiff. As per forum suggestion I’m looking in to a 10mm p220. Roger Ebert said movies should be judged “generically,” meaning that you don’t judge the kind of movie, you don’t say “This is a horror movie and they stink so it’s no good,” because the reader already knows if he doesn’t like horror. This is a very large, heavy pistol, but it’s comfortable in the hand with its G10 grips and extended beavertail. Weight: 40oz I’ve never had sights fall off a gun including the many Glocks I’ve owned in the past. My only real problem with it is the fact that it’s chambered in 10mm. Or, for that matter, if you think you might miss. Paul Harrell did a video on 10mm vs .40 S&W some time back. Quite a bit of Power Pistol in the last couple of years for the .460 Rowland. A couple of years ago, SIG Sauer announced that the P220 chambered for 10mm would join the Legion family, and I was excited. Big difference! No malfunctions. However with full power 10mm ammo from Underwood the energy level is more around just under to just over 700 ft lbs. None of which have chosen to discontinue any recent addition. “The P220 was the pistol that started it all for modern day SIG, and the introduction of the P220 LEGION 10mm SAO brings new features to a SIG classic,” said Tom Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales. Hogue Inc. I got the 40 S&Weak barrel too. I’ve owned a Sig P229 40 S&W and a Sig P320 Compact 9mm. Barrel Length: 5.0″ This is a shit article. You Glock TactiTurds are the worst for whoring any product. I ended up over max. Again physics. The P220 Legion produced excellent accuracy with SIG’s V-Crown JHP ammo. Just tell me if this gun is a good 10mm. No need to trade in your .45 for a 10mm, when all you need is a change of springs to shoot .45 Super. I think that so far this Fall in Montana that it’s bears – 5…hunters – 0. Sig Sauer Offers Up Military Surplus M17 Pistols. Be the first to review this product. I see it praised for all fo that, but it’s really just a decent round with limited popularity. I’m a fan of wheelguns but the capacity is a big issue, particularly if you are worried about large animals (bears) that have large bodies and are a lot harder to stop with pistol rounds than a human. I also have S&W’s but, no, I do not have a S&W Shield. We took the P320 XFIVE Legion and the P220 Legion 10mm out of the box, didn’t clean a thing on them. odd tone. 7 of 9 Gun Review: Sig Sauer’s P220 Match Elite 10mm Handgun When comparing the P220 Match Elite 10mm to the .45 ACP version, … And no, your +P+++++++++ 45ACP load isn’t as good as 220gr hard cast, no matter how much you think it is. I don’t care a wit about what this guy like’s or doesn’t like. All this infuriates the boys that have been beating the big bore drums for years but the truth is in the pudding so to speak. From what I can find, most 10mm factory ammo is underloaded to 40 S&W spec, and it seems the info I can find that full power 10 mil is comparable to an “auto magnum” is spotty at best. Josh Wayner for TTAG (Josh Wayner for TTAG). I have the same setup, different red dot and holster. .460 Rowland simply is .45 acp with a lot more velocity, which gives you diminishing returns downrange in return for much more recoil. Junk. SPECIFICATIONS: SIG SAUER P220 Legion 10mm, Caliber: 10mm Auto I load mine quite stout using an older Sierra handbook. “The minor resurgence of the 10mm today is largely based on the fact that many people don’t know how to shoot revolvers and opt for a platform they’re more familiar with.”. I’m not on here or anywhere else trashing everything else except for one brand. (Josh Wayner for TTAG) Given its size and hefty 40 oz. Overall Length: 8.6″ The stainless-steel slide sports SIG SAUER Electro-Optics X-RAY high visibility … Sig Sauer P220 5” Barrel Elite & Legion 10mm Auto quantity. But despite the 10mm initial popularity when it was introduced, the .45 ACP hasn’t gone anywhere. Capacity: 8+1 (3 8-round magazines included) but i want a 10mm. Their prices are very good and they routinely deal with FFL’s around the country. Required fields are marked *. You can take your colonel or sir and choke on it. Next up will most likely be a S&W Model 610 to keep the Glock 20 company. That’s the wonderful thing about anonymity, it makes other people assume things and makes them look like the ass that they are. Rowland it is with full power 44 mag revolvers ( s & model... Sight radius this: * * * the accuracy was quite good as you, like them, hate when! It pretty much goes hand-in-hand with doing a review on a few outings with friends no. 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