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Old 02-02-2011, 18:15   #26
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Where are you hiding the "Kimber haters" in this thread? Did I miss something?

In my opinion, apparently. In yours, apparently not. I respect your opinion to interpret posts as you deem. Please respect mine.
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Old 02-02-2011, 18:19   #27
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I recommend discounting the Kimber haters, many of whom who never owned one, had a unique bad experience with one, or have heard the repeated complaint seeming from vocal minorities.

Every Kimber owner I can verify loves their Kimber.

I own two. Not a single complaint.

Of the two, I'd hedge towards the TLE. Though I suspect you'd be pleased with either.

Note, I did not disparge any other brand of 1911. I did not repeat any hearsay negatives against another manufacture or report any negative informatin about brands I've personally observed, as they are truly irrelevent.
I certainly appreciate your feedback and you not bashing other manufacturers. I'm looking for personal experiences and not internet hear say. Thanks for sticking to the facts.
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Old 02-02-2011, 18:28   #28
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I own a TLE II and love it. No FTFs, FTEs, etc., just perfect performance in all the ammo I've fed it. The night sights and front strap checkering are nice extras.
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Old 02-02-2011, 18:37   #29
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Kimbers are fairly low on the quality scale, no matter what trim they come with...



The lower end Kimbers shoot as well as anything in their price range. Would they be better quality if they used the crappy two piece barrel that SA uses.
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:04   #30
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In my opinion, apparently. In yours, apparently not. I respect your opinion to interpret posts as you deem. Please respect mine.
How was I not respecting your opinion? Just didn't see a lot of Kimber bashing that's all. I have no problem with Kimber.
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:10   #31
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I recommend discounting the Kimber haters, many of whom who never owned one, had a unique bad experience with one, or have heard the repeated complaint seeming from vocal minorities.

Every Kimber owner I can verify loves their Kimber.

I own two. Not a single complaint.

Of the two, I'd hedge towards the TLE. Though I suspect you'd be pleased with either.

Note, I did not disparge any other brand of 1911. I did not repeat any hearsay negatives against another manufacture or report any negative informatin about brands I've personally observed, as they are truly irrelevent.


1) There aren't any Kimber haters in this thread. The only negative comment was from Samuse and he has a negative comment for everything.

2) I have two Kimbers and don't love them.

3) You spelled "information" wrong.
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:11   #32
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How was I not respecting your opinion? Just didn't see a lot of Kimber bashing that's all. I have no problem with Kimber.
You ignorant Kimber racist, you are so effing disrespectful. I HATE YOU
























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Old 02-02-2011, 19:16   #33
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You ignorant Kimber racist, you are so effing disrespectful. I HATE YOU
I've been called worse by better.
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:23   #34
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I've been called worse by better.
I don't believe you know anyone better.
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:37   #35
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If you can swing $1500, save a little longer and Get a Les Baer or have a Springfield Mil-Spec built at the Springfield custom shop.

Kimbers are fairly low on the quality scale, no matter what trim they come with...
That is probably one of the most ignorant statements I have ever read...

Ignore people that are obviously misinformed or just want to run their mouths on the subject... Out of the original two you mentioned I would go with the TLE Pro...
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Old 02-02-2011, 19:39   #36
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You ignorant Kimber racist, you are so effing disrespectful. I HATE YOU
























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Old 02-02-2011, 19:56   #37
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That is probably one of the most ignorant statements I have ever read...

Ignore people that are obviously misinformed or just want to run their mouths on the subject... Out of the original two you mentioned I would go with the TLE Pro...

That's why you see so many people using Kimber small parts when they upgrade their guns.
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Old 02-02-2011, 20:09   #38
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I carry a Kimber Stainless Pro Carry II in a Galco leather holster.
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Old 02-02-2011, 20:13   #39
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You two crack me up!
It would crack me up too if we were joking, that mofo lives in Ohio. I know for a fact he doesn't know anyone better than me.
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Old 02-02-2011, 20:17   #40
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I like my Kimbers as well. I carry my Pro CDP almost daily.
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Old 02-02-2011, 20:22   #41
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It would crack me up too if we were joking, that mofo lives in Ohio. I know for a fact he doesn't know anyone better than me.
You're such a jackass.
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You're such a jackass.
Truth hurts man. Especially when you live in Ohio, how much Ice you got out there today?



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That's why you see so many people using Kimber small parts when they upgrade their guns.
That is also why there are two guys on here that own over 50 1911's each, and they both carry a Kimber daily... Nuff said...
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That's why you see so many people using Kimber small parts when they upgrade their guns.
About as many as you see using Colt and Springfield small parts to upgrade.....
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About as many as you see using Colt and Springfield small parts to upgrade.....
I'm using a Colt trigger to upgrade...........
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I'm using a Colt trigger to upgrade...........
Couldn't get a Kimber trigger?
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Couldn't get a Kimber trigger?
Colt is the only one I could find that had the EXACT trigger i wanted.
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Colt is the only one I could find that had the EXACT trigger i wanted.
It's ok, all my Colt's have Colt triggers in them.
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It's ok, all my Colt's have Colt triggers in them.
Hey they are quality aluminum triggers from what I read.
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