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Posted in thread: Colt quality? on 12-14-2008 at 01:09 PM
I would like to know why everyone talks down on Colts quality, but never say's one dam thing
about Mimbers quality. Most problems encountered with Colt are cosmetic, yet all the trouble
with Kimbers a...
Posted in thread: How Wide Do You Like Your Thumb Safety? on 12-14-2008 at 12:50 PM
I've tried Ed Browns and wilsons extended and even reshaped them, but for me I always go back
to the factory Colt safety. They fit my thumb just right,and I don't have to worry about
engaging the safe...
Posted in thread: unreliable kimber 1911 on 12-14-2008 at 12:41 PM
REALLY, The Wilson mag will stick out past the grip. I have a couple 1911's and I wouldn't
trade e'm for any other gun. Some folks who have no basic mechanical knowledge and understand
how a gun funct...
Posted in thread: unreliable kimber 1911 on 12-14-2008 at 12:33 PM
i did break it down and lube it up. i bought a wilson mag (47D) that the gun dealer recommended
and it will not fit all the way into the gun. it sticks out of the handle about an 1/8".Just
get out the...
Posted in thread: Colt 1991 Govt. Model??? Compensator??? on 09-21-2008 at 12:40 PM
A 45ACP isn't a high pressure round which would benefit much from a compensator. The best way
to control the recoil in a 1911, is to intall a flat bottom firingpin stop from EGW
(Evolutionary Gun Woks...
Posted in thread: 1911 on 06-24-2008 at 11:51 AM
I,ve shot a couple kimbers and springers and there's nothing wrong with them, but I own two
colts and for some reason I just can't seem to put them down. The look,feel ,and history just
Posted in thread: Jiggly Trigger Question on 07-07-2007 at 05:35 PM
My opinion would be to install an after market trigger to resolve the problem.I prefer Wilson
Combat or Chip Mccormick because they have overtravel adjustment screws and they also have
Posted in thread: Best Caliber for Target Shooting? on 05-21-2007 at 05:30 PM
the best caliber to target shoot with ,is the caliber at your bed side.If you practice with a
22, but carry a 45,your in trouble when it counts.