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The Wilson Patriot Elite

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Nakanokalronin, Feb 10, 2011.

  1. Nakanokalronin

    Nakanokalronin JMB & MTK

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  2. Fifty Thousand

    Fifty Thousand

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    Wow that does look pretty nice.
     

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    Nice.

    I'm not a big fan of case colored 1911s, but that looks good.
     
  4. R0CKETMAN

    R0CKETMAN NRA MEMBER

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    Case colored should stay on shotguns. Maybe it will grow on me.
    No thanks on the V MSH
    No thanks on the bb
    I like the rest of it.
     
  5. Rinspeed

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    That fugly rear sight doesn't go with the finish very well. :dunno:
     
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    I don't care for the FS checkering, reminds me of a PT1911.
     
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    I do have to admit, the muzzle looks damn nice, and so does the special cap for the recoil spring.
     
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    I'll pass. Somethings look good artificially worn. Furniture, for instance looks good "distressed" as my wife would say. That gun looks like it was left out in the rain to rust. Now give me one that is duracoated or parked and I am in.
     
  10. TKR Reptiles

    TKR Reptiles Thread Killer

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    That is a sweet looking pistola...I wasn't a Wilson fan for the longest time, but I am really starting to like them a lot lately...

    Those are my favorite parts!
     
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  11. Ruggles

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    Screw you Wilson Combat. Now stop building new model 1911s that I want!
     
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    So are you going to change your order, again? :whistling::rofl:
     
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    I really dig it, except for the MSH that nobody under the age of 102 likes.
     
  14. Nakanokalronin

    Nakanokalronin JMB & MTK

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    :rofl:Yea that was another feature that kind of made me go, meh. Its like a combination of a flat MSH that sticks out like a curved one. Maybe its called a wedge MSH? I feel its something manufactures do just to be different.
     
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    ^ this^

    and "meh" the rest of it other than the muzzle/reverse plug treatment which is kinda nice.
     
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    :rofl:

    Nope gonna man up and keep it the same :) Wilson Tac LE :supergrin:

    Maybe next year.........
     
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    Duracoated or Park'd? Really???

    There are SOO many better finishes out there to choose from. DC is a little stronger when it is baked to cure, but still inferior to KG or NIC. Parkerizing is an ok finish for rust, but rubs off fairly quickly when using a holster.