CAN A 22 LR OR 22 MAGNUM PISTOL BE USED FOR EDC?
EDC, or everyday carry, is the firearm a concealed carrier will carry daily for self-defense. With the popularity of concealed carry rising many new groups of shooters are rising. Some of these new shooters have unique demands for their firearms.
Some shooters are disabled and cannot handle the recoil of a centerfire firearm. Other shooters demand something very small and compact due to different factors in their lives. 22 caliber handguns offer an option for shooters that fill these roles.
Using rimfire cartridges for everyday carry is a very controversial subject. The issue is not only poor ballistic performance, but the fact rimfire is not the most reliable system for ignition. This can often result in failures to fire or failures to eject.
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