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did para stop making the BIG hawg?

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by manly, Feb 5, 2011.


  1. manly

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    i didnt see it on their web page anymore......anyone have one that works well?


    i got a new one in a trade 2 years ago and traded it before i shot it....the finish seemed to be way sub par and the trigger measured 9 pounds...i didnt feel like a project at that time......now i see one for sale localy for cheep. now im in the mood to do some work i think.........i know some say you can polish a turd but all you have is a shiny turd.......anyone here have a good story about the para..that might make me go for it...

    thanks
     

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  2. glock2740

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    Don't know if they stopped making it or not, but they probably should. :rofl:
     

  3. manly

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    u right....its only 500 bucks.....but if i spend 1 or 1.5 k to fix it im in a used wilson/nighthawk zone.....what was i thinking...........


    i did see a nice eaa 38 super match pistol i might bite on though....
     
  4. bac1023

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    Hopefully, they put it out of its misery. :whistling:
     
  5. bac1023

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    I have a Witness Limited in 38 Super and its an awesome shooter.
     
  6. manly

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    im looking at 38 super myself.......
     
  7. bac1023

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    Its a great round.
     
  8. deadite

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    Groovy.

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    I have to admit that I would never buy anything with the word HAWG on it. Might be a fine gun, but the name ruins it for me.

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  9. GeorgiaRedfish

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    Fixed it for you:wavey:
     
  10. bac1023

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    Its not a fine gun either, deadite. ;)
     
  11. deadite

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    Groovy.

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