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My new 1911!

Discussion in 'GSSF' started by tantone56, Apr 5, 2010.

  1. tantone56

    tantone56 Love my G23!!!

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    I had asked awhile ago about what 1911 to get. It is my parents graduation gift for me. I just bought this baby today and can pick her up on Friday when I am back in town with my paperwork. It's a Springfield 1911A1. Only thing I dont like are the rubber grips. Does anyone know if all 1911 grips will fit it, and also where to get some nice wooden ones?

    Sorry messed up with pics. Hold on while I try to resize them.
     
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  2. DesertEagle.45

    DesertEagle.45 USMC 8531 Lifetime Member

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    Congrats, if its a full size then the standard grips will fit from anyone.
     

  3. DesertEagle.45

    DesertEagle.45 USMC 8531 Lifetime Member

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  4. Eyescream

    Eyescream hates you

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    I've bought grips from RAASCO before. They have some nice stuff.

    Ahrends and Esmerelda are other popular makers.
     
  5. tantone56

    tantone56 Love my G23!!!

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    There should be pics here
     
  6. Kentucky Shooter

    Kentucky Shooter NRA Life Member

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    Beautiful! The Black Stainless model was my first 1911 as well----great gun. I personally like the black grips on this particular model, but there is no shortage of options if wooden grips are what you want. Congrats!!
     
  7. GlockFish

    GlockFish Floyd

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    Nice.

    Some VZ grips would look great on that 1911.

    [​IMG]
     
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  8. FEDLEO

    FEDLEO I'm the rootenist tootenist shootenist

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    Twisted Steel And Sex Appeal

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    There's something really special about a new 1911.
     
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    nice im digging the stainless on this one
     
  12. cgjane

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    Great choice, just like gremlins, 1911s multiply very quickly.
     
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    ronin.45

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    Some black VZ grips would look nice. Congratulations.
     
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    GreyEclipse TheGreyEclipse

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    Nice, that's the exact gun that I want. You're very lucky!
     
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    Look very nice.

    Congrats!
     
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    Congrats on the new 1911, good choice.
     
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    hatidua

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    Congrats on the 1911, you'll love it.
     
  20. Cole125

    Cole125 Silver Member

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    Very nice. :supergrin:

    Now go to the range blast off a few boxes of ammo!