Main Menu
Newest Members
Sweeetjaneee, lililishan, JohnVidal, Huntin24, rgrx1276
62001 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 81855
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44193
BOBO the Clown 42273
BMD 40617
bill oxner 38694
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34383
sig226fan ( 31256
Forum Stats
62001 Members
46 Forums
430340 Topics
5932052 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6116788 - 01/03/16 05:45 PM Kahr CW380
CaterpillarMan10 Offline

Registered: 11/14/13
Posts: 201
Does anyone have some first hand experience with them? What's the good, bad and ugly on them? I sold a Keltec 32 and want to replace it with a similar size 380 but want a step up in quality.

#6116796 - 01/03/16 05:48 PM Re: Kahr CW380 [Re: CaterpillarMan10]
TAT Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 4944
Loc: good ole texas
I have the cw 9. It's great gun.
It's not how you fall, It's how you get up.

#6116911 - 01/03/16 06:35 PM Re: Kahr CW380 [Re: CaterpillarMan10]
r_u_sharp_2 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/01/12
Posts: 359
Loc: Round Rock
my daily carry is a Kahr CW9. Great gun. Haven't had one issue to this point with function.

single stack mag hold 7, which makes it easier to conceal, but its only 7 rounds.

#6119034 - 01/04/16 09:50 PM Re: Kahr CW380 [Re: CaterpillarMan10]
wp75169 Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 10/11/09
Posts: 3874
Loc: Wills Point
Wife has a CW 9 and CW 380. Both are very accurate and reliable after break in. Kahr recommends 200 rounds for break in but neither gun failed after 20 rounds. People criticize this about Kahr pistols but I believe it contributes to accuracy. They are built with tight tolarences and require breaking in.

My wife has put enough rounds through her two that she is very comfortable carrying either one for personal protection. The only choice is based on what she is wearing that day.

That's after carrying a sig 238, Ruger LCP, Walter PPK, and a Taurus TCP.

Oddly enough she also likes her bersa Thunder 380. It never leaves her truck. It's almost identical to the PPK but she likes the bersa better. It's just too heavy for her to use as a carry gun.

Not suggesting this is a woman's gun. I've tried to talk her out of her CW380. She said "buy your own".

#6124877 - 01/07/16 08:50 PM Re: Kahr CW380 [Re: CaterpillarMan10]
CaterpillarMan10 Offline

Registered: 11/14/13
Posts: 201
Thanks guys. It will be for me and was just curious about the quality and reliability of the little 380 version.


© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide