I'll be buying a new Nighthawk Counselor soon, and I need advice from the forum.
The Nighthawk Counselor is available in both an aluminum and steel frame (at no extra charge). I understand that steel frames are much more durable and will last a lot longer, but with a lifetime warranty on...
Glock 17 gen 3 stripped frame with custom stippling and grip work. This was professionally stippled, double undercut, enhanced finger groove, bottom finger groove removed, accelerator cuts, and mag release scallop. Work alone cost $350. Never used it after work was done didn't get around to...
Here is a custom stippled glock 45 gen 5 complete frame. It is pretty much brand new! It was stippled and double undercut then never used. It feels great in the hands and has tons of grip! This frame is perfect for anyone building a custom Glock 45. Asking $400 shipped.
On gunbroker last week, Built in 2019 for $695. Now my 2nd 1911, but no I'm not an addict ...
I wanted an original style 1911, parkerized, spur hammer, curved MSH no ILS but with some modern touches flared port match barrel etc. Discovered the SA MIL-SPEC.
Picked it up Saturday at my FFL took...
I got an Ed Brown slide stop for my Springfield frame and the radius around the junction of the ss pin is too thick to allow the slide stop to function. The slide stop lobe is too far out to move up and down in the window cutout. What's the fix for this? Should I chamfer the hole in the frame or...
I have a Ithaca 1911 which I am trying to get more information about. I understand that
Springfield provided Ithaca 6,000 Colt frames in (mostly) unfinished state of manufacture to aid in Ithaca getting into production.
The key word being (mostly). Were complete Colt frames provided to Ithaca...
I am starting my first 1911 build soon, and I had a question which I know is going to have different responses. I am wondering which manufacturer to buy my frame and slide from, and there are pros and cons to both. I want a full size frame, preferably with a checkered front strap that isn't 80%...
I recently bought a very slightly used Smith & Wesson SW1911, The previous owner had less than 100 rounds through it. When I was cleaning it I was trying to adjust a few things and wanted to make sure I got the hammer all set, without thinking (I know i messed up please dont focus on...
I am seriously thinking about another Phineas C. Zoid build - "SONOFAZOID"
My first series of random thoughts / questions:
I used a stainless frame to put under a vintage blued steel slide for my first build. As expected, I needed to do a little fitting on the frame to get it to fit...
I was given this lower and cannot find any info pertaining to Model. I think its a 38 super but not sure. Considering what I find out I may try to rebuild or have rebuilt if cost effective. Thought someone here may have seen this serial number before.
Stunning set of Culina Exhibition Grade N Round Conversion Combat Grip with Medallions, thes are a high figure Marble-Cake English Walnut.
These are “as new”.
purchased one month ago ($220.00)
Never used, only mounted for pictures, which do not do them justice.
Culina finishes these with...
I had a cancellation and this Gray frame Gray Slide Wilson Combat EDC X9 is ready to ship out to you.
Wilson Combat EDC X9
Gray Frame Gray Slide
Small Back strap
Wilson Combat Logo stencil
I accept trades (looking for shotguns right now, trap and...
Here's a Christmas special that's gonna make a very nice finished product for some very lucky buyer. I special ordered this Jem frame a few months ago and spent quite a bit on it. Since I'm stretched very thin these days, I thought I would give someone else a crack at making a go of this...
Am I allowed to order a steel frame and build a 1911 from Stealth?
Says will ship to home address.
Not a serialized part etc
Brownells ships serialized framea
Must go through FFL
What is correct procedure
Remember, I am in Nj and there are lot of extras here what u can (can’t) do.
Have a RIA frame, factory polished nickel plated. no ramp, govt type.. nice shape. I stuck a new Fusion slide on it and it fit with no slop. felt like 1-2 thousandths. I Planned to make a "boat gun" with it as I like the smoothness of carbon steel and the rust/corrosion resistance of plating...