This likely is not a coincidence. Last week began that phase of the year and Mossberg made the biggest splash yet, releasing its first handgun in 100 years last week in the all-new MC1sc. Our brethren over at Personal Defense World were first to break news on the new MC1sc. From its low MSRP, to parts interchangeability, everything seems top notch. This also means that shooters in search of additional magazines will have affordable aftermarket options as well. Never have I spent as much time or energy testing a new gun than I have on the new Mossberg MC1SC. Who cares what the MC1sc looks like? This review is far from over as I plan to shoot at least another 500 rounds of ammo through it. Subscriber Services. The same could certainly not be said of the locked-­breech Mossberg MC1sc. Want to hit a target in the dark? He had more problems with his Wolf ammo. Here’s a roundup of what we saw, but we left out about another 200 comments. now viewing. Mossberg, a well-known name for shotguns, moved into the semi-automatic pistol market last year with the MC1sc, a subcompact 9 mm. Indeed, Hornady’s FlexLock ammo has been yawn-­inducingly reliable and consistent in every platform the author has ever tested it in. However, as is the case with much of life, you don’t know until you try it. MC1SC. Discussion Starter • #1 • 24 d ago. 3,623 Posts . Some shooters will adapt their clothing to conceal whatever they already have, but most find it much simpler to buy a new pistol they don’t have to, “dress around.”. Though a slightly oversized shirt would also suffice. It comes with both six-round flush and seven-round extended magazines. Priced at $5 ($64.87 adjusted for inflation) the pint-­sized pocket pistol is as affordable and simple as it is reliable. |   December 17, 2019. Everyone on the Internet has an opinion and they think that opinion is always correct. Mossberg & Sons in January 2019. “Look at all the small arms experts! The MC1sc Subcompact 9mm Pistol. The second test MC1sc functioned 100 percent out of the box with over 200+ rounds from four manufacturers. O.F. And this isn’t a plug for Mossberg; this is more of a critique of the keyboard commando culture. Mossberg will always be known for its shotguns and rifles, the performance of which is inarguably fantastic. Will the problem fix itself wi The Mossberg MC1sc pistol hiccups going into battery – LegallyArmedAmerica.com What follows are my initial, first impressions of shooting 150 rounds through a gun they sent me. 0 0. more . The MC1 also ships with a set of dovetailed iron sights that bare more than a passing resemblance to those on the SIG 365 handgun. When paired with a small, lightweight pistol like the MC1, the round can be a little snappy compared to 115gr FMJ. Mossberg surprised the firearms world in 2019 with the introduction of the company’s first handgun in 100 years, the MC1sc (which stands for Mossberg Carry 1, Subcompact). Obviously enthusiasts are an exception, they buy guns that are interesting or exciting to them whether or not they serve a practical purpose, but many first-­time gun owners purchase a firearm for self-­defense or home protection. Welcome to my Mossberg MC1sc review. The Smith & Wesson's Registered .357 Magnum Revolver is an example of craftsmanship and... Give a Gift   That said, the Glock magazines aren’t 100 percent compatible with the Mossberg. The MC1sc Safe Takedown System is a safer, innovative way to break down a handgun, with no need to pull the trigger during the disassembly process. 0. But that appears to be an issue with Honda not making their seatbelts concealed carry friendly, and not with the gun’s design. WATCH THE 1791 Summit HERE! Like every year, the New Year brings with it new guns. Mossberg MC2c Details. Patrick Sweeney reviews Ruger's classic semi-auto chambered in 7.62x39, and why it's the perfect deer or pig gun! Mossberg has a reputation in the shotgun market but doesn’t have the same reputation behind their name as a handgun producer. save. Mossberg and Sons celebrates 100 years in business in 2019, and to celebrate this achievement, America’s oldest family-owned gun company has launched its first-ever striker-fired semiauto pistol: the MC1sc 9mm pistol (manufacturer item #: 89001) . It has the same DNA but in a larger format design. Wow. Another great feature of the release is the aggressive texturing applied to it, and the rest of the frame. Mossberg’s reputation for building robust, reliable firearms would continue to grow for the next 99 years, but its product line was absent a traditional handgun until 2019. The Mossberg MC1sc fired all 300 rounds in our test with no issues. The Mossberg MC1sc pistol hiccups going into battery. 1911DC Well-Known Member. The average deer hunter won’t purchase multiple shotguns or rifles per year unless they fit a need that his current firearms do not. I had to nudge the slide forward 1/8″ to 1/4″. Our testing protocol was so comprehensive, it lead to a design change. But we felt the need to address what we saw regarding the MC1sc. This is about a hundred bucks less than a similar Glock 43 sells for. The gun is a feature rich compact shooter that gives us a double-stack magazine and a host of ergonomic and performance features. A great example is the Walther PPK/s. 74. The Mossberg MC1sc is a semi-automatic subcompact handgun introduced by O.F. German Sniper Rifles of World War I and II. Not everyone agrees with you and some of your opinions best be kept in that brain of yours so they can spoil and go away forever. Mossberg MC1SC. Another 9mm loading that the author really enjoyed, was the SIG Elite Match 135gr V-­Crown round. Yeah, it’s supposed to look like a handgun — that’s what it is. Before the MC1sc was introduced in 2019, Mossberg had not produced a semiautomatic handgun in the company’s 100-year history. The Mossberg MC1sc is a semi-automatic subcompact handgun introduced by O.F. The trigger mechanism is an internal striker-­fired double-­action only, which permits the shooter to simply pull the trigger four times to fire all the rounds chambered. Did we miss any? During all this, the author found the gun comfortable and easily forgettable inside the pocket provided a solid, leather belt was worn with it. I heard about the Mossberg MC1SC and decided to pick one up with the factory laser. December 17, 2019. Paul Glasco. Semi-Auto; 2019 . Mossberg MC1sc 9mm 3.4" Barrel 6+1/7+1 89001 - $369 Specifications Type: Pistol Caliber: 9mm Luger Barrel length: 3.4" Capacity: 6+1/7+1 Safety: Trigger Grips: Black Polymer Grip/Frame Sight configuration: 3-Dot White Weight: 22 oz Barrel type: Button Rifled Slide description: Black. Also, thanks to the evolution of ammunition design, shooters no longer need big bore rounds to reliably stop would-­be aggressors. But there was “that” group on the Internet that felt it knew better about the gun without any actual testing or range time and had to let its opinion be known. 36. My MC1sc went back to Mossberg for repairs, after waiting 3 weeks for the shipping label. This is one of the largest hurdles with buying proprietary designs —­ cost of ownership. NES Member. I was stoked when I heard that Mossberg was going to be releasing their first pistol in 100 years. This is great news for shooters worried about a potentially limited aftermarket for their Mossberg pistol. The Mossberg MC1sc was a joy to shoot, and it is very compact, and easy to pack, a lot of women like the size because it fits in a concealed purse hidden pocket, along with a spare magazine, and you should always have at least one spare magazine if you are carrying a firearms! In fact, it was difficult for the author to find fault with any of the components of the pistol. Easy to clean and disassemble. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. My little MC1sc was only $369 from my local FFL dealer and they are selling a lot of ‘em, too. For example, the engineers knew enough about existing designs to not try and reinvent the wheel. At just 22 ounces fully loaded and less than one-inch thick, the Mossberg MC1SC is a great choice for concealed carry. … I'll update this article, as necessary. With the MC1sc subcompact 9X19mm, Mossberg has stepped into a crowed field of popular pistols.Subcompact 9mms have been great sellers, with the demand for easily concealable power showing no signs of abating anytime soon. Mossberg’s newest pistol is the MC1sc, a striker-fired, polymer-framed, subcompact single-stack 9mm. It’s an excellent choice on Mossberg’s part, as it makes the weapon much easier to handle if wet or oily. Hunters, save your ears! Spoiler alert: It isn’t. The Great War is coming to a brutal, bloody end, Woodrow Wilson is the President, Prohibition is ratified into law, and Mossberg introduces the Brownie handgun. Speaking of which, the MC1sc features a titanium nitride matte black finish that offers excellent resistance to corrosion and holster wear. Other interesting design features include a rear takedown button that replaces the commonly used trigger pull disassembly method, and an ambidextrous magazine release. Since the gun is a subcompact handgun designed explicitly for concealed carry, the author decided to do a long-­term carry test on the MC1. Paul Glasco. The iconic German handgun is easy to carry, but due to the stiff spring and heavy slide suffers from two issues. Firearm: Mossberg MC2c (MSRP: $490) Mossberg stunned the firearm world in 2019 with the release of the MC1sc, its first concealable handgun in nearly a century. This makes sense, most gun-­owners buy firearms for a specific purpose. barrels could be sufficient to drive out the spent casings. Once free, the slide can then be released slowly which frees it from the frame and removes the striker assembly. Mossberg & Sons announced today the launch of the MC1sc, the company’s first foray into the already-crowded subcompact 9mm handgun marketplace. How about focusing on how it shoots? Be the first to share what you think! The new model follows the MC1sc and is chambered in 9mm. Managing Editor. Glock hsa long reigned as the undisputed champ. This is likely an effect of the magazine’s base plate which is larger than the one on the MC1. The first is disproportionate recoil from its .380 Auto cartridge, and the second issue is that the slide is difficult to wrack for inexperienced shooters. Using the screwdriver, free the release from its spring, then slide the button free from the frame. Slim, subcompact 9mm concealed carry pistols are one of the hottest things on the firearms market today and Mossberg… The MSRP of the MC1sc is $425.00 which is a definitely great price for this firearm. We get it. Designed to meet FBI standards for terminal ballistics when fired through automotive glass, the FlexLock series of ammo is renowned for its consistent performance. Mossberg MC1sc - Now a review Thread starter BigAl23; Start date Feb 10, 2020; BigAl23. Meaning, there are fewer straight blowback designs hitting the market, and more locked breech. Will the tlr-6 work? With that being said, many companies inflate the price of their guns based on their reputation. Marking the 100th anniversary of the Brownie pistol, Mossberg introduced a brand new modernized handgun just prior to SHOT Show 2019. That said, 5 minutes of hand file work to the base plate will fix this with no effect whatsoever to functionality, but if shooters wish to stick to OEM components, the gun itself ships with a pair of magazines. Trigger issues SOMEWHAT fixed - update video coming shortly. Here is how Mossberg is trying to make its mark. However, just the announcement of the gun stirred up the social media community in a plethora of different directions. Mossberg MC1sc Price. The author was only reminded of it because his seatbelt pushed the pistol’s grip directly into his hip with the full weight of the author’s body. The iconic German handgun is easy to carry, but due to the stiff spring and heavy slide suffers from two issues. These issues make the little gun feel like more of a compromise than a purpose built solution. Consequently, some of the material must be compacted in order to lock up successfully. 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