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Getting ready for my class, and the timed shooting test. This is where I would prefer to have double stack mags instead of my 7 and 9 rounds. Wonder how they do it with revolvers? :mrgreen:

Alex from Texas where people wore jackets on a 73 degrees November day.
 

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Getting ready for my class, and the timed shooting test. This is where I would prefer to have double stack mags instead of my 7 and 9 rounds. Wonder how they do it with revolvers? :mrgreen:

Alex from Texas where people wore jackets on a 73 degrees November day.
Here in Arkansas, if you qualify with a revolver, then you can only carry a revolver. You can carry semi-auto or revolver if you qualify with a semi-auto.
Nothing was timed. We just shoot 2-3rds at a time as instructed at 3,5,and 7yrds. Easy peezy.
If it worries you, borrow a double stack to qualify with, but I don't think it will be an issue at all.

Take into account the seriousness of carrying a firearm and the consequences of ever having to use it. Good luck, be safe, and have fun!!
 

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Double stack mags would make NO DIFFERENCE as they require you to load the required number of rounds and fire at each distance so that also equals it out for the revolver folks and demonstrates that you are familiar with the operation of your firearm.
However since they changed the law recently qualifying with a wheel gun no longer bars you from carrying either a wheel or a semi auto

Good luck with it
 

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best of luck.
 

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Thanks everyone! Went shooting today see if dry fire and proper grip practice helps. It does.

Texas does have timed test. I am not too concerned since passing score looks a bit low, but then shooting during test could be different.

The first and second tests are 20'rounds each,
Thankfully, with 3 mags rebate I have 2 9rds which should cover most needs.
 
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