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  1. General 1911 talk
    They still cranking out the Primes? Have a PE with accuracy guarantee on order and haven’t heard or seen much of the crew recently. Can’t wait to see this work of art, fellas!!!
  2. General 1911 talk
    Hi folks, I'm looking to get schooled on hard chrome finishes. I've seen some pistols that have been finished in HC that are flat/matte in appearance, and others that had a very shiny/glassy in appearance. Is this because of the surface prep that's done before the plating? I appreciate any...
  3. General 1911 talk
    Looking for options/opinions on a full size 1911 22 lr? thanks Steve
  4. Beginner's Corner
    Just wanted to know if many people have experienced this? If it is something serious I need to have fixed immediately or just new springs in a new gun?
  5. General 1911 talk
    Is it true that an upside down Y on a Dan Wesson gun indicates a blem model?
  6. General 1911 talk
    I am going to start building the gun pictured, featured in the videogames Metal Gear Solid 3 and Metal Gear Solid 4. I just had a question about some of the parts on the gun, and they may be just something designed by the creators for the game. Is there any similar style trigger out there like...
  7. General 1911 talk
    So I’m in process with a DW Vigil build in the custom shop and have a question about the standard DW Logo wood grips that are standard with the Vigil. The web site specifications does not specify if they are standard thickness or slim type. I’ve probably about worn out my welcome conversing...
  8. General 1911 talk
    Saw one on gunbroker, and had never heard of it...well, let me be clear-- I bid on it because I have an itchy trigger finger after just selling another weapon. And like a dumb-dumb I bid before doing research. Seems like they're not all that valued even though they are rare? I'm fine if someone...
  9. General 1911 talk
    I have no idea why I started thinking about Christensen Arms 1911's again, but I have. I have never handled and/or shot one and they have always fascinated me. I have been a member here for over 6 years and can't ever recall seeing one for sale in the classifieds. This tells me they are either...