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  1. General 1911 talk
    So just kind of wondering, does the slide and frame material make all that much difference in regards to things like accuracy, reliability, etc.? I know many of the big names predominantly use carbon steel for slides and frames. ACW, Wilson, CCP, Baer, Evolution. They all offer stainless as...
  2. General 1911 talk
    I noticed that Wilson Combat still uses carbon steel for a lot of their frames and slides (e.g. the CQB). I presume "carbon steel" means some kind of chromoly steel. However, other top notch builders such as Guncrafter Industries and Nighthawk Custom appear to be using stainless steel for their...
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