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  • I have been in law enforcement for over 24 years
  • Athens,Georgia
  • shooting, building 1911's
  • Law Enforcement


  • Posted in thread: My new baby! on 03-03-2013 at 03:55 PM
    You are gonna love it!!!! I puchased mine about 6 months ago. Qualifying with it is no problem.
    I have been carrying it to work every day. I would advise you to invest in a couple of 7 round
    mags, it ...

  • Posted in thread: 1911 makes? Preferences? on 01-30-2012 at 02:44 PM
    I have been carrying my Springfield TRP on duty for a LONG!!! time. I use to own several 1911's
    ( Colt, S&W, SIG ) NONE of them campare with the TRP. It has had at least 12,000 - 15,000
    rounds through...

  • Posted in thread: Saiga-12 Problems on 10-30-2011 at 08:05 PM
    I have recently purchased the 4 position gas block for my saiga-12. I am having extracting and
    ejecting issues with ALL types of ammo. The strange thing about some of these failures is the
    bolt will s...

  • Posted in thread: Saiga 12 on 10-28-2011 at 11:59 PM
    I have had a ton of extracting and ejecting issues with my Saiga. I installed the 4 position
    gas block and I'm still having the problems. Some of the spent shells are getting "pinched" in
    the chamber ...

  • Posted in thread: thoughts on first 1911 on 07-17-2011 at 12:40 AM
    I have a Sprinfield TRP, a S&W PD and a Sig Raptor. If I was forced to pick one I would pick
    the TRP. Keeping in mind that every one of the are excellent when it comes to performance. The
    biggest diff...

  • Posted in thread: Guide Rods on 07-14-2011 at 03:36 AM
    The Sig raptor is the only 1911 I own without a guide rod. The gun shoots fine however,I have
    noticed the groupings are not as consistent as my other 1911's. I Have two piece and solid rods
    on my othe...

  • Posted in thread: Which Is Best?? on 07-12-2011 at 07:29 AM
    I own a Smith & Wesson PD 1911, Sig "Raptor" 1911, and a Springfield TRP 1911. They all shot
    well out of the box, there was no "breaking in period" with none of them. Without knowing if
    you will be us...

  • Posted in thread: Question about a trade on 06-01-2011 at 02:38 PM
    This is a WWII 30 cal. carbine. I have not proven that it is WWII ears though. The Mauser is
    definatley WWII.

  • Posted in thread: Question about a trade on 05-28-2011 at 06:45 PM
    I have a Deputy in my traffic unit that loves watches. He heard that I have an Invicta Sub Aqua
    (MSRP $ 1,000-$850). He wants to trade me a WWII 8mm Mauser that I have seen and a 30 cal.
    carbine. I kn...

  • Posted in thread: Shooting range in NYC on 05-24-2011 at 11:57 PM
    Come on down to Georgia. The training division is under Uniform Patrol in my agency. Not only
    am I the assistant division commander but I'm one of the firearms instructors. We would let you
    shoot all ...