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Old Colts

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by jrs93accord, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. jrs93accord

    jrs93accord

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    Here are a couple Colts that have been seen before, but never together.

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    1950 Colt Government Model w/ Micro rear target sight
    1943 USGI Colt Military Match Pistol w/ early BoMar rear target sight
     
  2. djackson

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    Very nice, love seeing parts of your collection
     

  3. limbkiller

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    Ok I'm jealous. Nice guns. Wish they were mine.
     
  4. bac1023

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    They look great, James. :thumbsup:
     
  5. jrs93accord

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    Thanks Brian. I need to find some more older unique Colts.
     
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    fnfalman Chicks Dig It

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    The bottom one, is that one of those built by the armorers for the MTU? It looked like one of the pistols that I borrowed from the MTU for fun.
     
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    Very nice Colts James!
     
  9. jrs93accord

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    I am still researching the pistol for conclusive evidence of that. From all that I have been able to find, it is a true Military Match pistol.
     
  10. bac1023

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    I hear you, James. That's exactly where my collection is seriously lacking.

    I only have my old National Match from '67.


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  11. kirgi08

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    Are my eyes this bad or does the top on have a taller profile and the bottom one have a greater oal.'08. :dunno:
     
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    They just look that way, kirgi
     
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    nice James. you already know how i feel about them. sorry you didn't get their grandaddy. :crying:
     
  15. jrs93accord

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    Me too. It was in really bad condition on the right side of the slide. Very heavily pitted. Left side looked good. Since Jimmy is going to hang on to it, he should consider having it professionally restored. It is too important of a pistol to be ruined.
     
  16. Cerebrus

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    "Only"... :upeyes:

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    Seriously tho Jr.. them are some sweet Colts!! :thumbsup:
     
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    I love these threads...beautiful...
    Bill