Kimber Solo

Here is the best Kimber Solo review I have read. It presents standard Kimber Solo information and specs but also describes the difficulties that all small 9mm pistols have. The initial offering of the Solo began in early 2010 with the TuTone Solo Carry model. The commercial gun magazines, Internet blogs and websites, especially the media [...]

Kimber Solo Pros and Cons based on my personal experience. I purchased the Kimber Solo Carry 9mm subcompact pistol in March 2011. After six months of shooting over 1700 rounds I gained an appreciation for the Solo’s good points along with some disappointment. It is important to note that not every Solo owner has problems. [...]

I often see requests to compare the Kimber Solo to the Glock 26. There really isn’t much in common between the two except the 9mm caliber. The Glock 26, commonly called the “Baby” Glock has gained worldwide popularity among secret service and security personnel because it is undeniably reliable. Based on the Kimber Solo track [...]

The Kimber Solo Carry 9mm Subcompact is an exceptional small size pistol designed for concealed carry. It has everything I want in a concealed carry pistol. It is small size, good fit and finish, Quality construction, feels good in the hand, very accurate, looks good, very nice appearance. It is just too bad that it [...]

The Kimber Solo CDP is the upscale version of the already pricey Kimber Solo Carry. To turn the Kimber Solo into a Custom Defense Pistol add night sights, add checkering to the front and back straps, add a set of Crimson Trace Rosewood grips with built in laser. There you have it, the Kimber Solo [...]

I purchased a Kimber Solo Carry 9mm pistol in March 2011 for the specific purpose to be my concealed carry weapon when the new Wisconsin Concealed Carry law goes into effect in November 2011. I also purchased the holster, magazine holder, 4 extra magazines, and a Galco belt. Even though I still like the Kimber [...]

Kimber Solo Carry STS stainless is the Kimber entry into the mini subcompact market. It is a micro-subcompact 9mm that is built specifically to be a concealed carry pistol. It is 5.5 inches long, holds 6 rounds of 9mm Luger ammunition, and weighs 17 oz. It is small enough to fit in a pocket and [...]

Kimber Solo Take Down Dis-assembly for cleaning and inspection is similar to a 1911. Kimber Solo Dis-assembly and Field Strip Remove the magazine Open the slide to check that chamber is empty and that the pistol is safe Push the slide release lever pin out from the right side Pull the slide release lever the [...]

Kimber Solo 9mm Slide Peening problem. During cleaning after my last trip to the range I noticed some metal debris in the slide area. Closer inspection showed damage to the slide locking lugs, especially the front lug. These are the lugs into which the barrel lugs mesh when the pistol is fired. There were chips [...]

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