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Finaly!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Steel Head, Dec 14, 2012.

  1. Steel Head

    Steel Head Tactical Cat

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    I finally busted my 1911 CHERRY:wavey:

    Thanks to BAC and all the others-you guys really help out guys like me.

    Sprigfield RO:wow:[​IMG]


    Just shot a few rounds at my range at the 50 yard gong-7 out of 7.
    Too dark to go after the 100 yard plate.
    Awesome trigger:supergrin: and solid like a bank vault.
    Clean looking with classic lines.
    No gun I've ever shot fits my hand like a 1911.


    I was originally going to get a 1911 in the $1000 range but I needed winter work clothes(insulated bibs and more)so I traded in one of my older Glocks on it and was out the door with a bunch of ammo and the RO for less than $700.
    kind of made it painless.
     
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  2. sawgrass

    sawgrass

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    Congrats! You might as well start saving for the next one now.

    The Mayor is going to be proud of you!
     

  3. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr CLM

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    Looks great,.......congrats!
     
  4. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

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  5. okie

    okie GT Mayor

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    Many congrats my friend:supergrin::wavey:
     
  6. fnfalman

    fnfalman Chicks Dig It

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    Congrats, now you will need some sweet leathers!!!
     
  7. dakrat

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    good pick! congrats
     
  8. Ruggles

    Ruggles

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    Congrats, got you a good one there :)

    They do tend to reproduce in the safe somehow. :)
     
  9. mleroux21

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    Congrats. Let the Addiction begin.

    Marc
     
  10. bac1023

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    Awesome, the RO is a great choice.

    Congrats! :cool:
     
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  11. Steel Head

    Steel Head Tactical Cat

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    Now I need some shiny trinkets for it:whistling:
    First up,a skinny fiber optic front sight and a few mags.
     
  12. happy seal

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    Good job Steelhead!
     
  13. ca survivor

    ca survivor

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    Congrats! RO is a great 1911.
     
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  14. Jack23

    Jack23 I. B. Glockin'

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    Congratulations on a beautiful 1911! I would also like to offer my sincere thanks to BAC. I was torn between this one and the Ruger SR1911. For me the Ruger has won out but just barely. I owe my comfort level with this decision to the through descriptions and pics provided by BAC. My decision is firm and I have complete confidence in it.

    Now if I could just get some help in the finance department.......Sigh.....
     
  15. Steel Head

    Steel Head Tactical Cat

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    Got to shoot it a bit after work today.
    It is cold,snowing and windy so it was tough going:faint:
    Ball and HP's fed perfectly:supergrin:
    Fed AE 230 is scary good in it.

    Absolutely destroyed my 100 yard plate:wow:-14"worn out concrete saw blades.
    Luckily I have a bunch of them:whistling:
    Going to adjust sites a bit for the 100 yard target as I basicly had to cover the entire plate to hit it and I like it to be poa=poi at that range for my shooting.

    I'm happy and about to smoke a" I HAVE A 1911" stogie:wavey:

    [​IMG]

    Anyone have any thought on weither I should get the .090 or .100 width front sights?
    I like em skinny but is the .090 too skinny?
     
  16. bac1023

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    Very Nice Pistola and Nice Anejo. I got a Padron 26 #1 waiting for me tonight.

    Marc
     
  18. Wyoming

    Wyoming

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    I am sorry that I have to inform you of very bad news.

    Your choice was an excellent one but no gun enthusiast can only own one 1911.

    Or two.

    Or three......

    the good news there are a lot worse thing in life than owning a safe full of 1911.

    Welcome to the club.:thumbsup:
     
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    okie GT Mayor

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