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Posted in thread: Sp101 Ruger on 05-19-2013 at 12:07 PM
Ruger SP101s are like Browning Hi-Powers in that they are great out of the box but for lousy
triggers. Good trigger jobs turned both my SP101s into enjoyable-to-shoot gems.
Posted in thread: Sp 101 grips on 05-19-2013 at 12:02 PM
The stock 101 grips are pathetic for anybody with large hands. I have a Hogue grip on one of
mine and am going to get Hogue again and/or Trausch for a second one I just picked up.
Posted in thread: Sig or Colt 45? on 03-21-2012 at 05:04 PM
I have 5 recent Colt 1911s. Quality (fit, finish, functionality) on each of them is absolutely
superb. I sold my Sig Blackwater 1911 (same as the current TacOps). It was unbelievably
accurate but plag...
Posted in thread: 686-4 on 01-22-2012 at 08:54 PM
I picked up a pristine 686-4 about 3 weeks ago (and an even more pristine 686-3 two days
later). I can only give you a window based on the chronology in the fantastic Standard Catalog
of Smith & Wesso...
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-05-2011 at 12:54 PM
Handguns (1911s & Hi Powers)-every session or 200 rounds; even if less than 200 rounds since
last session, before the next session if it's been more than a week since I last cleaned &
Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning on 07-06-2011 at 07:20 PM
Early in my gun-cleaning career I started having lots of feeding and ejection problems. They
ended after an exceptionally good gunsmith gave me a good lecture about breaking out of the