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  1. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Out of my collection, 1995 Les Baer Ultimate Master Para, 45acp Hard chrome, exc cond, Per Les Baer info 131 made with serial number WG28XX, not original owner so unknown round count. Looks to be low round volume, bore in exc cond, ramped barrel. Les Baer info in 1995. "Top of the line pistol...
  2. General 1911 talk
    Hey guys, my dad gave me a couple of his mid 90's custom 1911's I was hoping someone could chime in as far as value. Please excuse the dirty guns, I put a few hundred rounds through each. Both are .45. First is a Les Baer that was sent in to Marc Krebs of Krebs custom for a complete overhaul...
  3. General 1911 talk
    Got this fat bottom girl coming for a tinkering build.
  4. General 1911 talk
    Any idea if these are any good? Used to have a BlackOps 14-45 and it was amazing. This one looks budget-ish but didn’t know if they were worth toying with.
  5. General 1911 talk
    Anyone have any experience with this gun? There is one available local in mint condition but not a lot of info on it. Offered at 600. https://www.theoutdoorstrader.com/threads/fs-para-ordinance-“warthog”-hi-cap-45-acp.1926802/#post-9143961
  6. General 1911 talk
    Some of you have probably already send this but I thought it was good background reading on the evolution of the 1911/2011. https://www.thefreelibrary.com/SINGLE+ACTION+HI-CAPS%3A+A+century+to+perfection%3F-a0515975309
  7. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    https://www.gunbroker.com/Item/784463182 Have too many or else I would buy it!! One barrel is a Kart, other is a "match"(think thats what Para calls their own) Dont know the seller
  8. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Friend is looking for a P14-45. Stainless with two or more standard capacity mags preferred.
  9. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    This has been traded This pistol has around $1500 invested in it. Looking to trade for non-1911 pistol Work performed by Master Pistolsmith Mike LaRocca (Worcester, MA) 20 LPI hand-checkered front strap DLASK National Match trigger 3.5# trigger job Wilson Combat Deluxe hammer Guncrafters...
  10. 1911 Gunsmithing
    I put a used Para GI Expert on layaway at a local shop earlier this week. I bought it as another project gun. It appears to me it is the older GI Expert as it doesn't have an extended beaver tail grip safety, and the front sight isn't fiber optic. It has quite a bit of holster wear, and it...
  11. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    I bought this used on a whim. I prefer the Colt Officers ACP that I built. I can only say this was 100% reliable over the course of fire at one IDPA match...which was only 70 rounds or so. It hit to POA + 2" at 10 yards, windage was right on. I never carried it other than the duration of...
  12. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Putting up for sale my Les Baer 45acp Para, made 4/98, comes with 3 14 rd factory mags with Wolff 10% springs. 30LPI on front strap, 20LPI on MSH. As I purchased used, I have no idea of round count. I put 14 rds through this Para and function is excellent, grouping dead on (2.5" at 50yds)...
  13. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Ok all...up for Sale or Trade is my Canadian built stainless steel Para Ordnance P16.40 (double stack .40s&w) with 4 mag's and Dawson extensions, springs, and followers (20 rounds loadable in each) and I believe 3 others I have (2 with extensions, one without). The gun is accurate and a...
  14. 1911 Gunsmithing
    I love / hate my 12-rd Hawg. I can't find any main springs of any weight for it. The MSH is about 1/4" shorter than an Officer size gun & the sear spring is very short as well. EGW made me a SGR kit for it (I hate two piece units) and I also wanted to lighten the main spring. People have been...
  15. 1911 Gunsmithing
    Finally got my para ord p10 80% completed. Did have a few challenges, but works rather nicely now dry firing. Time to head to the range and send some lead down range.
  16. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Looking to Sale or Trade for semi custom or full custom. $$$ + or - on either side to make it even. They can go together or separate. My FFL can ship to yours or FTF here local in Houston TX. Full size $1250 and Recon $1400 or best offer. Colts Nighthawk Wilson Dan Wesson Guncrafters Baer...
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    So my 78 year old father bought one of the Para Commanders that CDNN had on sale, it's the first 1911 he's had in almost 40 years! He was robbed back in the late '70s and they stole all of his guns, including his 1911s. He bought other guns over the years but never got around to buying another...
  18. General 1911 talk
    Fellow Addicts, Here is an update on Para Ordnance. Para USA was acquired by Remington in 2012 and moved from Pineville,NC to Huntsville,AL in 2015 . A call to customer service revealed some interesting information.Since the move,there has been no Para handguns produced. The ones that will be...
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