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  1. General 1911 talk
    After joining the forum ive found that there are so many things that can be done to 1911, 1911 clone platform. With that said i have no guidance of what is “mall ninja” or otherwise “why would you do that” kinds of modifications. I ask because i found some 3% grips and spring cap that look nice...
  2. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    My other addiction are watches and Panerai has released the America's Cup limited editions. One is calling my name and I need to free up a chunk of change for it. For sale Les Baer Stinger with Alchemy Custom mods I don't have the build sheet but here the original build thread...
  3. 1911 Gunsmithing
    Has anyone ever attempted, or seen a 45 slide that had been modified for smaller bore size? I was just wondering, because you can pick up a decent 45 slide for around 100, but if you want 38 super or .40 S&W at least twice that. Having recently gotten into reloading, and discovering idpa, I'm...
  4. General 1911 talk
    I presently have a Colt 1991 model that has had some pretty extensive working over by Alchemy Custom. I wanted the gun to be a functional homage to those carried and used in the 1920s and '30s. You can see: 25 lpi checkering, Harrison rear, gold bead front, Wilson slide stop, match grade...
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