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Posted in thread: Let's see some 1911's on 03-12-2016 at 05:08 PM
Just bought this one... Colt Defender, .45 ACP, Thin Alumagrips, Pearce front strap, Nighthawk
Customs mainspring housing/magwell, Wilson Combat ultralight adjustable trigger. Future
upgrades include ...
Posted in thread: 1911 slide lapping 101 on 03-12-2016 at 04:56 PM
Cane, Any issues with lapping stainless and/or aluminum? It would be my assumption that,
obviously, aluminum will "wear down" significantly faster than steel. The reason I was asking
about Staninless ...
Posted in thread: Springfield Loaded Ultralight on 02-27-2012 at 06:22 PM
Finally made it to the range on Saturday and put some lead downrnage. Please let me qualify my
report by stating that I have only fired one other 1911 (a Kimber) and my handgun experience is
Posted in thread: first 1911 on 12-26-2011 at 05:31 PM
I must have been a good boy last year, cause Sandy Claws dropped my new (to me) Springer under
the tree! Can't wait to get her out to the range and get a few rounds down the pipe! Here are a
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 11-04-2011 at 05:39 AM
Cleaned after each firing. Break Free and Bore Snake.
Posted in thread: New Guy In CO on 08-10-2011 at 05:41 AM
New to the site and am soaking up all the info I can. Looking to purchase a 1911 in the
not-so-distant future. There's almost too much info and I'm finding my decision becoming more
difficult with the...