bersa thunder 9 ultra compact pro 9mm question

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  1. mossy500camo

    mossy500camo G&G Newbie

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    So... is the Bersa Thunder 9 compact Pro & the Taurus 111 Pro series the same gun?


     
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    toolman Resident Sasquatch Forum Contributor

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    No, they're completely different guns. The Mini 9 Firestorm is almost the same with a couple of small differences (Bersa changed the name and added a rail, changed the triggerguard shape, etc.
    They're really good little guns and the 9mm is the best of the bunch-I carry a Mini 9 in a Galco Professional 100 IWB holster almost every day.
     
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    Da Mc G&G Newbie

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    I have not had any experience with a Bersa but I love the shape of the guns and the price tells me that it's made with quality materials. My experience with Taurus, more than one, has all been negative so I wouldn't buy one or even compare it with a Bersa.
     
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    mossy500camo G&G Newbie

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    the internals, disassembly,etc.
     
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    FS00008 Сергей Иванович Мосин. Forum Contributor

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    Not even close....


    How could you come to that conclusion at all?

    The Taurus is Striker Fired.


    The Bersa is a DA/SA with an external Hammer....


    Internals are not the same at all.
    Disassembly is completely different.



    Oh, and the fact that the Bersa is a decent gun, whereas Taurus makes junk.


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    mossy500camo G&G Newbie

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    The internals, takedown etc do like alike. atleast the one that Im looking at. Maybe it a Taurus dressed up like a Bersa. Who knows . Thanks! Or maybe it has been Bubbaized.
     
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