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Range Officer front strap checkering.

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by okie, Mar 1, 2012.

  1. okie

    okie GT Mayor

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    My Range Officer now has front strap checkering complements of Wilson Combat. The pics aren't the best so please forgive me.

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  2. mknpwr

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    I like it, thinking of doing it to mine as well.

    Sent from my rotary dial phone
     

  3. NeverMore1701

    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    Only way to go for inexpensive guns, IMO :thumbsup:

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  4. okie

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    NeverMore did I put mine to low? Mine seems to be a tad lower than your's:headscratch:
     
  5. Lew-G17

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  6. ca survivor

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    I think you are OK on the low part, I will put it even lower....
     
  7. NeverMore1701

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    I put mine up as high as it would go, not sure if there's really a right or wrong.
     
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    Your's looks a bit better placed to me Okie
     
  9. okie

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    Thanks my friend:thumbsup:
     
  10. okie

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    Got'ya my friend:thumbsup:
     
  11. bac1023

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    Very nice okie :thumbsup:
     
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  13. Lethaltxn

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    Not to hijack, but how are you liking that American Classic? Been contemplating picking up a 5" or commander.
     
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    Only have about 350 rounds through it, but it's been flawless so far with WWB 230gr JHP and FMJ, and PDX1 defensive ammo.

    Even alternated live ammo and spent cases in several mags, fed all the empties just fine too. Very happy with it.
     
  15. 3rdgen40

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    Looks good okie.
    Is that 25 LPI ?
     
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    Looks good, Ok.
     
  17. Wyoming

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    Oh Oh! I may have contribute to the delinquency of an Okie!

    It is not real checkering but it is functional at a fraction of the price to send a frame out to be hand checkered.

    You did good my friend. :thumbsup:
     
  18. okie

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    It's called poor boy checkering my friend:supergrin:
     
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    AND you and I have one in our 1911 collection. That is probably the only thing we have have in our 1911 collection that bac1023 doesn't have in his!:rofl: