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Project gun,.......Springfield Loaded, NM serial prefix

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by faawrenchbndr, Jan 1, 2012.


  1. 3rdgen40

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    The part that would print is gone.How could a bobtail print more? :dunno:
    The whole reason for bobtailing a 1911 is to make it more concealable.
     

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    That the new HK 1911?


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    This,........thanks Randy. :supergrin:

    Just to add,.....it's not as sharp as it looks, and it contacts the palm
    of the hand at the crease of the heel. Very comfortable, very concealable.
     
  4. faawrenchbndr

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    Ha ha. Took me a minute to get it too. Well done.

    That looks great. I don't have the stones to go that far. I thought your round butt work looked nice.

    No, not THAT butt. :cool:
     
  6. faawrenchbndr

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    Thanks I have been working out!

    The "round butt" job was something I wanted to try. And I knew if I
    screwed that up, I could do the bobtail. I am happy with the end result.
     
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    Seriously? Can we please get back to the 1911 project?










    :tongueout:........:rofl:
     
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  8. faawrenchbndr

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    I think it looks great! Well Done.

    I need to learn how to do this stuff. :wavey:
     
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    nice...she's a beaut...

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  11. faawrenchbndr

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    Thanks Guys,...........
     
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    You forgot to post some targets, I want to see that 1" group ragged hole from that beast!
     
  13. faawrenchbndr

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    Decided to leave the FCS,.......fitted a thick EGW bushing & plug today.
    I did not fit it "Baer tight" but darn near. 10x better fit than the Springer bushing!

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  14. faawrenchbndr

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    The end of the Springer Loaded project is at hand.
    Made plans to send it to Joe Chambers to get a bit of work done
    & a matte blued refinish.
     
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    Too bad, once it's done you'll be bored of it. :rofl:



    At least that's the way it is with my projects, once they're done I loose interest. I tell my wife that since I kept her for all these years I have to trade/sell the guns when I'm bored.
     
  16. faawrenchbndr

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    Had plans to give it to my Son-in-Law........gave him a Cold Bore Customs
    G17 instead. :cool:
     
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    That's funny I was kind of building mine for a future son-in-law but alas it didn't work out. Safe queen but I may move it out to fund something else. Can't wait to see what Chambers does to that thing, it will be awesome.
     
  18. faawrenchbndr

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    Honestly, just a few mild tweaks, front strap treatment, msh
    treatment & a matte blue finish.
     
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    I LOVE those grips.
    That is going to be very fun! Nice job.
     
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    I've always been interested in a Government sized slide and a bobbed frame. I have a bobbed Commander and love the feel, but all of my full sized 1911s have a regular MSH.

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