it's here !

Discussion in '1911 Forum' started by powg, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. powg

    powg New Member

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    Just picked up my first 1911 this evening .Taurus in 9mm . Cant wait to my next day off to warm it up . I took it apart ,wiped off some of the excess oil ....the feed ramp is factory polished . Front and backstrap checkering ,2 mags and a nice black finish .$ 545.00 total tax and all !
     
  2. rigjumpr

    rigjumpr New Member

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    Very nice. Now go forth and shoot, shoot and then shoot some more.
     

  3. Olympus

    Olympus New Member

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    Keep the outside good and oiled. The black finish is known to be fairly thin and will develop a thin layer of rust if not kept good and oiled. I had one in black and I ended up trading it for the stainless version. You got a good price on it though. Shoot the heck out of it.
     
  4. CA357

    CA357 New Member Supporter

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    Congratulations, enjoy and don't forget the range report. :cool:
     
  5. powg

    powg New Member

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    taurus 1911 9mm

    I'll post some pics of gun and first target ,when i get some time and figure out how to post pics correctly ! I'm not very technifyed. My wonderful wife will have to edjumacate me . At what distance for first target pic post 15 yrds ?
     
  6. canebrake

    canebrake New Member

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    Start at 7 meters.

    How To Post Pics on FTF << Click Here
     
  7. neilage66

    neilage66 New Member

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    Like this?
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    I'm a yard man myself.
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    Last edited: Sep 3, 2011
  8. MrWray

    MrWray New Member

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    I like that!