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Old 07-29-2012, 04:01 PM   #1
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Default Marines sticking to their guns! Colt 1911

Hope this link works, I saw artical about the Marines and the Colt 1911 on Fox News.

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/07/28/marines-pay-22m-to-go-back-to-their-old-guns-colt-45-caliber-pistols/?intcmp=trending

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Old 07-29-2012, 04:20 PM   #2
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Now that's cool!

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A great choice for the Marines in my opinion. Colt had better get this right or they will suffer. I'm sure they will. The Beretta made overseas is just wrong for OUR fighting men anyway.

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Wish I had of had a colt in Iraq. It would have made me feel alot better.

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We have 9mm barettas that i hate .___.

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We have 9mm barettas that i hate .___.
The one I carried in Iraq wouldn't even fire reliably.
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The one I carried in Iraq wouldn't even fire reliably.
My first one wouldnt shoot straight. We did get new ones. Still junk. Wont fire half the time
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My first one wouldnt shoot straight. We did get new ones. Still junk. Wont fire half the time
My first issued onegot broken. It somehow got smashed by an Abrams my second one I never fired.....until I was discharged that is. Then I had some royal fun TRYING to hit empty whiskey bottles
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Were they empty when you got them?

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Were they empty when you got them?
The bottles or the m9s???
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