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american classic commander

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Stevekozak, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. Stevekozak

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    Looking for opinions on this gun. I am not familar with the company. What is the quality on these? Bac?
     
  2. Quack

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    good gun. it's made by Metro Arms in the Philippines.
     


  3. Quack

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    it's similar to the Firestorm

     
  4. jrs93accord

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    American Classic 1911s are made by Metro Arms. They are the same company who makes the Firestorm 1911. These are good quality 1911s that are available at a bargain basement price. With RIA, American Classic, Metro Arms, Iver Johnson, Citadel, or any of the other Phillipine-made 1911s, you cannot go wrong. Personally, I own five RIA 1911s, one Metro Arms 1911, one Cimarron Arms 1911, one American Tactical 1911, three Charles Daly 1911s, one High Standard Compact 1911, two Iver Johnson 1911s, and a STI SPARTAN.
     
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  5. Quack

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    Metro Arms and not Armscor.
     
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  6. Hokie1911

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    Yeah yeah yeah. Showoff. :tongueout:
     
  7. AZ Husker

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    While they may be a decent gun, the name "American Classic" just ticks me off!
     
  8. Not trying to start anything but why?
    1911 is an American classic. At least that is how I see the reason behind the name. Sure the company is not American the 1911 design is.
     
  9. bac1023

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    I have the full size model and love it.

    Firestorm and American Classic and the same thing.


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  10. xp100

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    I bought my American Classic about 2 weeks ago. It is the "standard gov't" model with fixed sights. I love it. My only gripe is that it shoots low thus I am looking for a taller rear sight or will file down the front sight.