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what to do, what to do???

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Quack, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    so i have my mil-spec that i've been trying to decide on what to do with it. since i have pretty much the the different types of guns already, i was thinking of something different than 10-8 rear, BTGS, EB thumb safety, etc.

    I was thinking of getting it built as a hardball gun. it's already fit tight, so a new barrel, hammer/sear, sights, checkering and tuning.

    so basically it would be turning my mil-spec into this:

    [​IMG]
     
  2. skdmrklcy

    skdmrklcy Duck and Cover

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    But that does not have a flat trigger?

    :)
     

  3. TKR Reptiles

    TKR Reptiles Thread Killer

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    That does look good Don.
     
  5. up1911fan

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    Look's good. What about a retro themed gun?
     
  6. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    i thought so. something different for the stable.

    if i wanted retro, i'd leave it alone :rofl:
     
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    If that is the case, get a Kimber... :whistling:
     
  8. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    or i could just burn the money instead
     
  9. Hokie1911

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    Where are you on the Hornady?
     
  10. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    about right here LOL
     
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    :animlol: That is just wrong.
     
  12. Hokie1911

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    Huh? :dunno:
     
  13. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    or i could build it to match my .38S/9mm :lol:
     
  14. up1911fan

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    I was thinking something like an HP retro. Not from then per say, but along those lines.
     
  15. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

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    I say go for it Don. You're building quite an awesome SACS collection. I'm a huge fan of theirs. :thumbsup:
     
  16. woodrowNC

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    sad, but i feel the same way. leave it stock. beautiful as is.
     
  17. polizei1

    polizei1 It WAS Quack

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    Leave it stock and get something else instead...
     
  18. BuckyP

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    Get a Les Baer. You know you want to.

    :poke:
     
  19. Quack

    Quack Rent this space

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    Then I could put a flat trigger on it :animlol:
     
  20. BuckyP

    BuckyP Lifetime Member

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    I very recently asked the Les Baer shop if a flat trigger was an option. I got an emphatic NO. True story.