Originally Posted by Cobra64
Glad to hear it. Many of the folks here would collapse from exhaustion if they carried a 1911 across the room.
As for the 226 decision, I'd go with the stainless. It weighs about the same as your 1911.
This 6 year old has over 20k rounds through it, much from 2 and 3 day training classes.
Keep the rails greased and it will outlast your ammo budget.
What recoil rod and spring is that?