Last Activity:01-18-2012 5:15 PM
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 06-03-2010 at 01:37 PM
Ahha, I see. Yeah unfortunately money is most certainly an object. I think i may take your
advice. For the first one i would rather spend less and learn more, when i think i can do it
justice i will s...
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 06-03-2010 at 12:46 AM
You know you might want to try a cast frame and slide first, as you said get comfy with the
whole process and graduate to a forged assembly once you master the process...sounds like your
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 06-02-2010 at 09:48 PM
I have received my Brownells catalog. Now i will get a hold of one of the above named books and
read a little. I hope to start putting something together by August.JH
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 05-26-2010 at 02:03 AM
Ive been told about the Kunhausen books, they are on the list.Thanks.JH
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 05-22-2010 at 11:54 PM
Still waiting for my catalogs. I suppose it has only been two weeks, so I will wait one more
and start making calls. JH
Posted in thread: Hello from most gun hating place: Chicago on 05-20-2010 at 09:00 PM
Me and my wife go to Chicago at least 2 or 3 times a year to the Chicago Theater, and I bring
my Glock 27 every single time. We typically don,t leave the loop so it isn't that bad, but if
we go outsid...
Posted in thread: Help me build a quality milspec 1911 from scratch... on 05-13-2010 at 01:48 PM
Yeah I hear you. I'm thinking to start with I'm gonna stick with as many drop in parts as I
can. Keep the filing and polishing to a minimum. Until i get more comfy with the 1991, after a
build or two ...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 01:50 PM
Well i don't have children myself, yet anyway. So for me my rifle cabinet is a big toy chest.
My father got me started on mil surp rifles as a kid. He had an M1 that he taught me to shoot,
and Ive had...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 01:11 PM
"Gun Porn" That's classic...To be honest Joe i live in Ohio and it's illegal to hunt most
things with a rifle. especially one that powerful...it's because the state is too flat. I can
hunt rabbits and...
Posted in thread: Another new guy on 05-12-2010 at 12:17 PM
I agree. When the Mosin Nagant finally hit the market a few years ago I picked one up for
nearly nothing, cleaned it to within an inch of its life, found some ammo at the local gun
show, and took no t...
- Word association game
- When the balloon goes up...WILL I FREEZE?
- Reloading Bench Photos
- Post a photo you've taken. Any photo.
- Only in America
- Once Ammo Is Available Again, Will You Stock Up Better In The Future?
- New Gun Pics
- what to do if gun is drawn and confrontation ends?
- The mini reloading & ammo thread
- the what are you drinking right now thread
- The Crap Moment - Bear Climbs Tree to See Hunter