Patience, understanding, general knowledge of handtools, the Kuhnhausen books on the 1911, the Ed Brown CD on customizing, a bottle of whiskey
AND A SHORTCUT TO HERE!
We have plenty of stories about how our builds went.
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."
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