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#192931 - 06/09/18 08:07 PM New Nosler Single Shot Pistol
Darrell H
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Our friend Mark Hampton has been testing a new Nosler handgun. I'll let him chime in with the details.




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#192932 - 06/09/18 08:37 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Darrell H]
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Thanks for posting Darrell! I've been shooting the Nosler handgun since late last year. First prototype was in 22 Nosler. Killed a bobcat over the winter with this rig. The revised version arrived in 6.5 Creedmoor. Whacked a Texas hog with 120 gr. BT ammo. Like the 22 Nosler, this thing is also extremely accurate. Preparing for a dall sheep hunt in AK, I sighted-in at 200 yards. Three-shot group measured .810" using factory Nosler 120 BT ammo. And I'm a lousy bench shooter. I have been very pleased with this new single-shot handgun. It's not every day handgun hunters have new products -- especially coming from major players. More information can be found on Nosler's website - and I've got articles forthcoming in AMERICAN HANDGUNNER and GUNS Magazines.

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#192934 - 06/09/18 08:51 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Mark Hampton]
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Looks impressive. A little bit pricier than I'd hoped, but not too much.

Mark, how was the trigger on it? What's the pull weight right out of the factory?
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#192935 - 06/09/18 08:54 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Chance Weldon]
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Chance, The trigger is two-stage, fully adjustable for pull weight, engagement, and over-travel. Triggers will leave the factory pre-set to 3 pound pull.

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#192937 - 06/09/18 09:40 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Mark Hampton]
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Nice looking handgun.

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#192940 - 06/10/18 01:57 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: ruger4570]
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that gun can shoot... best of luck in Alaska....
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#192944 - 06/10/18 08:21 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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Mark,
Will the stock retro-fit my XP 100's?

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#192946 - 06/10/18 08:24 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Mark Hampton]
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 Originally Posted By: Mark Hampton
More information can be found on Nosler's website.....


Couldn't find it.

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#192948 - 06/10/18 08:37 PM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Reloder28]
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Reloader28 -- Nosler will probably officially launch this tomorrow on their website. Several folks have received email notifications with the Nosler handgun. I believe one of our members posted this link in another thread.

I don't believe the XP will fit in this stock.

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#192960 - 06/11/18 07:56 AM Re: New Nosler Single Shot Pistol [Re: Mark Hampton]
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Mark the one question I have: Does it have a place to install a bi-pod?
I like the way the grips are styled. And I was glad to hear that Nosler, offered it in something besides their proprietary cartridges.

All in all it looks like a good left handed shooter to me.

My speculation would be that Nosler will wait to see how sales work out, before offering any more choices on calibers?

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