Trigger Semantics

Mar 5, 2016 | 0 comments

I’ve owned and shot a variety of handguns over the last 30 years and have acquired a nice collection of revolvers and pistols. Recently, as I was cleaning and function checking some of my guns, it dawned on me that the double-action function of the triggers was quite different in some compared to other pistols. While revolvers and hammer-fired semi-automatics were similar, the striker-fired pistols were different in weight and length-of-pull. It seems to me striker-fired pistols should have a category of their own for trigger description separate from hammer-fired pistols and revolvers, since they are significantly different in feel …read more