fadlan12 said:Central texas; Austin area. Yes first MP pistol, I have a couple 1911s and a Steyr M40A1 which is a great platform. Actually I bought the MP45 because there is no Steyr 45 and it looked like the best next gen platform out there. I owned an XD45c for about 3 days but did not like the bulkiness of it. Too much like a Glock.