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Posted in thread: 1911 on a budget on 03-24-2012 at 12:54 AM
You can get a new Rock Island Armory for about $500.
Posted in thread: Beautiful piece of history on 03-24-2012 at 12:48 AM
Thanks, I'm very proud of both Dad and his 1911.......and sorry for the thread-jacking.Not at
all a thread-jack! Exactly the kind of stuff I hope to see!
Posted in thread: Beautiful piece of history on 03-23-2012 at 03:58 AM
My favorite in the arsenal, Dad's M1911A1 he carried during Operation Overlord, on 6 June 1944
and for the rest of his European holiday.Here it is somewhere near St. Lo.Beautiful! You should
Posted in thread: Beautiful piece of history on 03-23-2012 at 12:40 AM
Another guy on the same forum just posted this: heirloom that's been in their family for a
long, long time. Man, may family only hangs on to broken push mowers.
Posted in thread: Beautiful piece of history on 03-22-2012 at 01:31 PM
I believe you are right. Chambered in .445. He was thinking about having it re-blued, but the
general consensus was DON'T!
Posted in thread: Beautiful piece of history on 03-22-2012 at 04:28 AM
A guy just posted this on another forum I visit. Evidently a family heirloom he's trying to
learn more about. Thought you guys might appreciate it.
Posted in thread: Recommended Spare Parts? on 03-10-2012 at 04:54 AM
Posted in thread: FL resident in MI on 03-09-2012 at 06:58 PM
I think you would have to transfer through an FFL (I could be wrong though).
Posted in thread: Recommended Spare Parts? on 03-09-2012 at 05:18 PM
Howdy! As posted in an earlier thread, I just picked up my first 1911 (Sig). I'm curious what
parts (if any) people recommend having spares of. Not that I'm expecting anything to break,
just maybe thi...
Posted in thread: I joined the club today (2 actually). on 03-08-2012 at 04:07 PM
It's hard to tell from the pic, but to me that looks like a Gen1. Could you do me a favor and
post a better pic of it? If the texture is the all same all over the grip, then it's a gen1, it