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Old 10-27-2010, 07:17 PM   #11
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I recently bought a RIA 1911 chambered for 9mm. I got the Tactical model with the better sights and some other upgrades.

The gun functions 100% and shoots to the point of aim. The parts fitting and machining are comparable to my Springfield 1911's. I would not hestitate to buy another RIA.

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Old 10-27-2010, 07:55 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Tidalforce79 View Post
Hey guys, my cousin is considering getting a Rock Island 1911 cause he likes how it looks. Opinions on these guns?
RIA's are great 1911 starter pistols and mine goes bang every time. Reliable enough to carry, and I have, and I trust it with my life...or yours!


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Old 10-27-2010, 08:40 PM   #13
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I too love my RIA. I got the tactical model that has better sights and a number of other upgrades for just a few dollars more.
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Old 10-28-2010, 04:24 AM   #14
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The guy at the local gunstore told me he would order me a brand new Rock Island GI model, in 38 super, for 400 bucks. I may take him up on that
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Default welcome to the rock

i have 2 a fs and a 4 in 4k in the 5in 1.5k in the 4 in nary a problem in either
and they are in my edc love em both
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