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Old 02-22-2020, 07:31 PM
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Originally Posted by MichaelE View Post
No. The frame of the USP45 is different than the 9/40 which is shared between the two.
Yes, I realize that.

The grip on the 9/40 Compacts is smaller - trigger reach is shorter - than the full size version because the Compacts use steel magazines while the 9/40 full size guns use polymer mags and their grips are larger.

The 45 Auto version uses steel magazines in both full and compact versions so the 45 full size USP, while still a large pistol, is not as big as it could have been had it used the same polymer mags as the 9/40 full size USP. It still is probably larger than the full size 9/40 guns.
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