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M&P report: Accuracy

Wednesday, June 4th, 2008

It seems we left out an important piece of information this past Monday regarding the M&P Torture Test. Right past the 10,000 round mark, we repeated the accuracy test:

M&P Monday: Week Six

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

11,695 rounds 2 stoppages, 0 malfunctions, 0 parts breakages This past week we hit the first stoppages during the M&P Torture Test.

M&P Monday: Week Five

Monday, May 26th, 2008

10,057 rounds 0 stoppages, 0 malfunctions, 0 parts breakages In only thirty-two days, we reached ten thousand rounds in the M&P Torture Test. As you can see, there have still been no problems with the pistol. The recoil spring was changed at just a little past the recommended 7,500 mark.  The gun was running fine, but we'll be following ...

M&P Monday: Week Four

Monday, May 19th, 2008

7,411 rounds 0 stoppages, 0 malfunctions, 0 parts breakages A very fun, educational, and successful week at Rogers Shooting School proved no challenge for the M&P.  Over two thousand three hundred and fifty rounds without any stoppages ... or any preventative maintenance during the week, either! As mentioned previously, three of our five ...

M&P Monday: Week Three

Monday, May 12th, 2008

5,058 rounds 0 stoppages, 0 malfunctions, 0 parts breakages As the M&P Test continues (50,000 rounds in six months), it took eighteen days to reach 5,000.  S&W sent a higher front sight to compensate for my "drive the dot" sight picture compared to the more traditional use of the top edge of the ...

M&P Monday: The Second Week

Monday, May 5th, 2008

3,269 rounds 0 stoppages, 0 malfunctions, 0 parts breakages As our M&P Test continues towards the goal of 50,000 rounds in six months, there's very little to report.  The gun is chugging along without any stoppages or malfunctions of any kind so far.   Shooting this past Wednesday, I scored a personal best ...

M&P Monday: The first week

Monday, April 28th, 2008

1,000 rounds As we reported last week, with the help of the folks at Smith & Wesson we are conducting a test of the M&P9 pistol.  Every Monday we'll update the status of the test. So far, I've fired one thousand rounds through the gun without any stoppages or problems of any ...