Starter 1911 options

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Re: Starter 1911 options


Post by 1911 10MM » Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:48 pm

carlson1 wrote:
flechero wrote:You might look at Springfield as well... they are about the best value in the under $1K, 1911 game, IMO. No offense to the Ruger but I think the Springfield is just a little more gun for the money. (ILS not withstanding)
:iagree: If not Dan Wesson or Colt the Springfield would be my next choice. I am not a real fan of Kimbers. I also like the series 70 safety better.
These Rugers have series 70 safeties.


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Re: Starter 1911 options


Post by patterson » Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:51 pm

I have a Ruger SR 1911 full size and no issues so far

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Re: Starter 1911 options


Post by RPBrown » Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:10 am

WTR wrote:My friend who is a bit of a 1911 guru ( he tunes them for both the local PD Swat Unit and Airforce Special OPs ) prefers Colt and Dan Wesson American made firearms. He also likes the RIA 1911s for a budget 1911. He considers Kimber to be over priced and overrated.

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Re: Starter 1911 options


Post by ckelly9460 » Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:41 am

Does anyone have experience with Iver Johnson falcons or hawks?
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