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Question about an over cut barrel,......

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by faawrenchbndr, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

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    Got a question for all you EXPERTS.

    Looking at picking up a used Ed Brown. It does not apprear to have been
    messed with, it's a BROWN stammped barrel. Anyway, here's the deal.
    The barrel is "riding the link". The barrels lower legs do not contact the
    slide stop pin.

    Will Brown warrany repair this since I'm not the origional
    owner?
    Would it be better to have the legs built up, or have a new barrel
    installed/fitted?
     
  2. Rinspeed

    Rinspeed JAFO

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    There's only one person I would trust to answer that.
     

  3. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    i'm not an EXPERT, but i'm staying at a Holiday Inn...

    from Ed Brown's website:

     
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2010
  4. bac1023

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    Call Ed Brown.

    If they can see it wasn't messed around with, I don't see why they wouldn't fix it.

    I have heard some negativity about Brown's service though. :dunno:
     
  5. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

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    Thanks Quack,........ never thought about checking there! :faint:

    Thanks Guys,.....guess I'll be on the phone in the morning.
     
  6. Quack

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  7. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

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    Guess I need to stay at Holiday Inn more often! :rofl:

    Look at it this way,......

    A pissed off individual with a 95% Brown SF. He also needs some money,
    has all paperwork, and I've seen the recipt. $1100,....ftf local deal.

    Can't pass this up,.......:supergrin:
     
  8. Quack

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    oh you bastard!!! i'll give you $1200 for it :rofl:
     
  9. MD357

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    Keep us posted. I'm curious to know that they do/say.