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Old 10-03-2009, 05:28 PM   #1
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Well gentlemen, I'm finally in the 1911 club.
I paid off my Springfield GI 45 today.
Haven't shot it yet as i'm still at work but i will post pics and range report as soon as i can.



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Old 10-03-2009, 05:35 PM   #2
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Outstanding. You do know that 1911s are an addiction right?



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Oh yeah, I got the fever now

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Congrats! Range report and pics please.

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Cool!! Saw some like what you got for good prices locally.

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*looking around for pictures and Range Report*

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Haven't had a chance to go to the range yet, but i thought i'd go ahead and post some pics.
The magazines I have are Chip Mcormick 8rd power mags, the ammo i have right now is reloaded 185gr jacketed semi-wadcutters that I loaded myself for store inventory.

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Sweet....

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Nice looking 1911!!

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General_lee,
CONGRATS!!
NICE!! Sharp!!
Springfield 1911's have a great feel to them.
I look forward to hearing how the gun shoots for you.



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