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Old 10-31-2011, 09:51 PM   #1
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Hey guys I'm about to buy my first 1911 and have pretty much narrowed it down to the the custom 2 tle just can't decide if I want the full size or the pro anyone have any input for me? Does the shorter barrel really affect the operation and accuracy or the gun?
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Old 10-31-2011, 10:42 PM   #2
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If it's your first 1911, I would definitely suggest you start with a full-size pistol. It will be easier to shoot, with less felt recoil, and is usually more tolerant of "limp wristing". I have a TLE, and would recommend it to anyone. It's very accurate and reliable. I've had no issues at all with mine. Bill.
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Hey guys I'm about to buy my first 1911 and have pretty much narrowed it down to the the custom 2 tle just can't decide if I want the full size or the pro anyone have any input for me? Does the shorter barrel really affect the operation and accuracy or the gun?
I cant take you seriously with a profile picture like that. But ill get over it. Why kimber? There are better choices for the under $1500 range. Maybe a springer? Kimber are mantle warriors. Nothing more.

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Seeing your photo i thought i was on facebook for a second.... If you have the 1k or more for a kimber why dont you look at the fullsize gvt colts or the loaded SA...IMO they are a better deal
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Hahaha my phone added that photo for some reason I didn't even realize it was there haha I was thinking maybe the SA loaded
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All the swat guys I work with keep telling me the tle/rt is pretty damn nice but then I talk to my firearms instructor and he tells me go colt or SA all the way. Save a little
Money and still get a gun that will always perform and be reliable.
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I cant take your avator OR that statement seriously
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All the swat guys I work with keep telling me the tle/rt is pretty damn nice but then I talk to my firearms instructor and he tells me go colt or SA all the way. Save a little
Money and still get a gun that will always perform and be reliable.
Are you a law enforcement officer?

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Are you a law enforcement officer?

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Yes I am in st Pete fl
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Cool.

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