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  1. General 1911 talk
    Try to make a long story short. I saw some Army 1911s in my travels that weren’t standard. The picture of those guns is burned into my head. So decided I was going to have one like it built down the road and started chasing parts. I wanted a Contract Replacement Hard Slide with the drawing...
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    Thinking of putting together a very loose representation of a Gen 1 MEU SOC pistol using an Ithaca frame and Numax hard slide. Can anyone recommend a drop in grip safety and an ambi safety that look somewhat authentic, but don't require any modification to the frame? I would like all...
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    A few weeks ago I was looking for alternatives to the Harrison Retro U-Notch rear sight I used on my Zoids build. @Slapshot was kind enough to send me an MGW GI cut rear sight he had mounted on a Colt, but changed his mind on. When I got it, I found it was a tiny bit too wide (0.05") for the...
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    More than 12 days left on the auction...who's in?? :laugh::laugh: Super low serial number on this one too. Too bad it's only a Powerball gun for me. https://www.gunauction.com/buy/14875678
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