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anybody heard any news on the next ruger?

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by BEER, Dec 16, 2012.

  1. BEER

    BEER bad example

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    i thought they were supposed to be producing a commander sized 1911 by now. any of you experts know anything?
     
  2. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

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    I haven't heard anything about a Ruger Commander, but if they release one, especially without contrasting controls :puking:, then, I would probably buy one. :cool:
     

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    They need to keep up with their current model first.
     
  4. ca survivor

    ca survivor

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    will you believe I have not seen one in person yet. :dunno:
     
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    I don't think that Ruger or any other Mfg. Is going to produce much this coming year with all the talk of Obama & an Assualt Ban Bill etc.?
     
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    oily_oink ###########

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    I had seen 2 at my LGS back on Christmas Eve. Second time I had seen one in person! I think they were priced at $700.00.

     
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    Tiro Fijo

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    It will either be a blue SR1911 or a stainless Commander, IMO.
     
  8. FLIPPER 348

    FLIPPER 348 Bigfoot enthusiast enthusiast

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    why would you think such a thing??
     
  9. dakrat

    dakrat

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    yep! two tonezz!
     
  10. Luminary

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    i sure hope they have some sort of black finish if they do decide to release a commander sr1911. at first i liked the stainless but over time I realized it makes the 1911 (and most semi-autos in my opinion) look cheap. The only things I have that are stainless are my wheel guns.
     
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    FLIPPER 348 Bigfoot enthusiast enthusiast

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    the contrasting controls (and goofy hammer/grip safety & flat MSH) were only an issue for me for about an hour and a 1/2
     
  12. Boot Stomper

    Boot Stomper

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    How about a Ruger SUB2000. To stay with the take a Kel Tec design and make it better concept.
     
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    LawScholar

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    After playing with an SR1911 extensively, I think it's fair to say I'd sell my first born for a commander sized version.
     
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    I'm hoping for a full size with accessory rail. From the raw casts I've seen, it seems like this would be the easiest new model to offer. I know many don't like them, but I see it as giving me options.:cool:
     
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    itstime

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    I would settle for an ambi safety. I shoot backwards. :)
     
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    dakrat

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    wow. I don't want to know what you will do for a Nighthawk 1911...
     
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    I haven't seen one but, I ordered one last week.
     
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    Hah! :D
     
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    I wouldn't expect much, at least for the next few months. They are so far behind with meeting current demand, it would seem a bit strange if anything completely new appears soon.

    They have indicated an SR45 was in the works. I also wonder if they are finished with new revolver intros.