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tercel89
05-22-2012, 12:49
I gotta tell you guys that I am a big long time fan of Glock. I have a CZP-01 and it seems to be the G19 of the CZ's.
Other than it having it's disadvantages , lots of parts as compared to a Glock , what other disadvantages are there to them ? Just wondering .

Bob Hafler
05-22-2012, 15:01
Congrats they are extremely nice pistols. I have a 75B and it is built like a tank and very accurate and reliable. The PO-1 is on the topic of my wish list.

countrygun
05-22-2012, 15:09
Among other CZs I have a P-06 (the .40 cal version) I am not a big fan of alloy frames but it will still probably out last me, and I don't care for the blocky front end compared to my compact. I like it as a "Smaller than Fullsized" .40 and am happy to have it as a carry option. BTW it's blazingly accurate at 25 yds.

TexasVine
05-22-2012, 17:34
The P01 and the 75B have been some of my favorite handguns. I mad the mistake of selling my P01 sometime ago and will buy another next time I see one.

I do not see any disadvantages as you were asking for. If I'm not mistaken, it is NATO approved. There is no Glock with that rating that is at least available to the public.

bac1023
05-22-2012, 20:29
Very nice indeed

Andrewsky
05-22-2012, 20:32
Disadvantages:

-difficult to access the firing pin
-firing pin retaining pins can break (don't dry fire it)
-slide is hard to grasp and rack

The Pirate
05-22-2012, 20:52
I had one of those, wish I still did. Hang on to it, they are keepers.


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Clusterfrack
05-22-2012, 21:01
Definitely one of the great handguns of all time. I find the stock trigger to be among the most challenging to shoot really well, but a little custom work can fix that.

Scott3670
05-22-2012, 22:27
I have a CZ P-07 and it's a hell of a gun. It's light, very well made, and incredibly accurate. This gun has quickly taken over duty as my EDC.

gbanker
05-23-2012, 19:57
I have the P 07 and the SP 01, both are top shelf. The SP 01 is by far my favorite pistol.

CZ is awesome and I would pick up the P01 or a C75B in stainless or nickel if I wasn't trying to get a P226 next.

LowPriceGuns has the P01 http://www.lowpriceguns.com/product.php_379329 (http://www.lowpriceguns.com/product.php_379329) available, everyone else around this area has been out of CZ anything for a while.

Banker

gocubs6
05-23-2012, 19:58
I recently got a P01. Very sweet indeed. But, I just picked up a P228 CPO and it rivals the P01 in terms of feel. But, I haven't had a chance to shoot it yet, so we'll see how it shoots.

My only issue w/ my P01 is the sights. They make GI sights look like a sniper scope and no one makes sights for them except for CZ custom, Meprolight, and Big Dot.

GoBigOrange
05-23-2012, 20:23
limited holster choice is one downside. I love CZ's though.