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  1. 1911 Gunsmithing
    I know it’d likely cost a lot, but the rest of my SACS build in the classifieds works for me. If it doesn’t end up selling, is it possible to change font strap treatments? Weld it up and change from 20lpi to 25 or a different texture. I understand it’d probably cost a pretty penny but there’s...
  2. General 1911 talk
    25 LPI has always been my favorite, the Goldilocks option. My Springfield 20 lpi is a bit too sharp, 30lpi not enough and seems to get dinged up easily. I recently experienced Chucks golf balls and a copy of it in Springfield’s EMP4 and I’m sold! I know about Browns chai link and fish scales...
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    I know Dan Wesson does and I believe Wilson used to, but I think they use 30 LPI now.
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    I’m curious if anyone has sent their gun(s) out to Clark Custom Guns for their front strap checkering? If so, how was the experience/quality of work? Pics? They machine checker but clean it up by hand afterwards, as well as high cut or under cut. I’m considering their 20lpi option with...
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    Hopefully this hasn't been asked too much already... Basically like the title says I am hoping to get some recommendations on smiths that provide 25 LPI checkering for the front strap. I would also like the flats polished before the gun is re-blued. I don't have a preference on how the...
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    I recall seeing some photos of Wilsons with 20 LPI, but never a Baer. Anyone know if Les Baer will do the 20 LPI on request?
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