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Old 06-03-2012, 08:49 PM   #1
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Default Video of World War II 1911-A1 Replica

One word: OUCH!!!!

Here's a video on my Springfield Armory 1911-A1, Mil Spec, great to have a replica of the World War II warhorse, but I can definitely do without the hammer bite.



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Old 06-03-2012, 09:11 PM   #2
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That second round of 8 shots wasn't too shabby. Nice production on the video.



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pretty good video! the SA Mil-Spec is a good starter 1911 or even one for someone wanting one that looks very similar to a WWII style 1911.

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That second round of 8 shots wasn't too shabby. Nice production on the video.
Thanks, bro, appreciate it.
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Bro, your confusing the newbies, that's not a mil spec model.

Thats a GI model.

though I'll give you an [A] for effort.

shoot safe, shoot straight, and have fun.

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Bro, your confusing the newbies, that's not a mil spec model.

Thats a GI model.

though I'll give you an [A] for effort.

shoot safe, shoot straight, and have fun.
Its still a mil-spec
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Its still a mil-spec
No not really

Not if it's a Springfield, the Mill-spec comes with better sights, throated barrel, lowered and flared ejection port, and set up to run HP bullets.

The GI is a true WWII replica with out all the amenities, which is the model that he's reviewing on the video.
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I've learned since making the video, as a result of making it, that what I have is a GI-MIL SPEC, a model before the "Mil Spec" which comes with those better features.

It is nearly an exact replica of the 1911-A1, the WWII version of the 1911, to speak in understandable terms.



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