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NHC Predator II in Metaloy HC

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by drc767, Apr 20, 2011.

  1. drc767

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    I was lucky enough to pick this up from a customer a couple weeks ago for a very nice price. It is an early serial number Predator II/Bobtail that was a two-tone (black over HC) when I got it. The original NHC black Perma-Kote was showing some wear, as well as the sights. The frame was hardchromed and looked to be in nice shape. I sent the slide and thumb safety to Chris at Metaloy. He replaced the sights and HC'd the slide.....it now looks like a new pistol. I particularly like the naked slide and the high grip cut on the frame. I have not fired it yet, but I was told by the owner it was a very reliable pistol. It is the only NHC is my collection, but it will fit in well with my other semi-custom naked slide pistols.....Real clean looking.

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  2. 38 Super Fan

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    That is an awesome addition Dave. :thumbsup:
     

  3. bac1023

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    Looks great, Dave.

    I love my Predator II bobtail. :)
     
  4. Needs a flat trigger. :animlol:


    Nice looker.
     
  5. 20South

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    That looks real sweet Dave!
     
  6. TKR Reptiles

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    That this in nice as hell!!!! But, I don't think that is going to fit in very well with your Wilsons... You better just go ahead and send it over to me... My guns wont get jealous... :supergrin:
     
  7. TKR Reptiles

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    What, no carpet pic??? :supergrin:
     
  8. glock2740

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    :hearts: Beautiful Dave. Chris did a great job, as usual. :thumbsup:
     
  9. So when are you getting it?:supergrin:

    Very nice Dave very nice indeed.
     
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  10. Hokie1911

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    Looks great, Dave. Nice addition to the family for sure. :thumbsup:
     
  11. bac1023

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    :supergrin:


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  12. glock2740

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    I gotta get Dave to have his old lady break it in for me, then he might turn loose of it. :rofl:
     
  13. bac1023

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    :thumbsup:
     
  14. wrx04

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  15. awpk03s

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    That's very nice. Congrats!
     
  16. TSAX

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  17. rsxr22

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    Awesome! Everyone buying NH's and getting them are making me real jealous!!! Only a few more weeks!
     
  18. craig19

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    Very nice, congrats
     
  19. Man I love that stippling on the FS.
     
  20. Spats McGee

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    Very nice! Both of them.