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Old 09-26-2012, 12:45 PM   #26943
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Originally Posted by Chuck289 View Post
Another gun question.
I see many pistols where the front of the trigger guard is shapped and grooved as if it was meant for your finger to go there. I never quite figured out the intention of this design. Anyone know what its for?

A common shooting technique in europe before the fairly standard grip that most use now had the shooters weak hand index finger wrapped around the front of the tigger guard.

Some agencies/folks still prefere this grip style so a lot of european/eastern european manufacturers leave the squared groved trigger guard on there.
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