1911 ADDICTS a Family ?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Mike A, Jan 27, 2019.

  1. Mike A

    Mike A Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Mar 19, 2017
    As you can see by what a new member said to our family, & it seems that way to me as well . I believe our Forum is made up of a family of Friends. Just why is that you ask?
    Go back & search for when one of our family members ask for Prayers for a loved one.

    Just look at all the pics & info of all the 1911s we all share with our friends here.
    A great example is when recently @Zoid/Gary shared a beautiful collection of Llama pistols,
    & an in depth history of these Spanish made 1911s with all of us. What a great read Gary
    thank you.

    When you have been a member of other forums, I believe you all can see the difference, just look at our way we welcome our new members. Warm welcomes & pictures that all are intended to make a new guy or gal feel they have found a real friendly Forum.

    When you get a chance just send a PM to one of your Addict friends, & let them know how much you like them. I'll bet you find that you both have a lot in common and begin a great friendship.

    I just want to say thank you to the members of my Addict family. Thank you, for your friendship & kindness, for sharing all the pictures & information about the great 1911s we all love so much.

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  2. DukeSoprano

    DukeSoprano Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Jan 17, 2013

  3. Mike0251

    Mike0251 Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Mar 25, 2016
    A very big part of my life now.
  4. wrmiller

    wrmiller The Tinker

    Oct 29, 2016
    I will admit that this is my favorite forum for 1911s, or any other gun for that matter, and I seldom even log into any of those other sites anymore.
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  5. tac45

    tac45 What me worry ? Supporting Addict

    Mar 4, 2012
    I love you all !
    Send cash. :)
  6. azguy1911

    azguy1911 I'm done buying guns, I'm just a bystander now

    Oct 22, 2015
    For a group that has cost me more than I ever imagined possible in the gun hobby (Two years ago I thought for weeks before spending $1,200 on a Kimber :roflmaro:) they are an OK bunch :)
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    CENTURIATOR Well-Known Member

    Dec 20, 2018
    So, who is the Crazy Uncle nobody talks about? May I volunteer?

    Just ran across this, this afternoon. AWESOME.

    Last edited: Jan 27, 2019
  8. xerts1191

    xerts1191 Well-Known Member

    Aug 12, 2017
    Like it for a lot of reasons, some of my previous preferred sites have gotten overrun with snobs, know it alls, and dipwads.
  9. wrmiller

    wrmiller The Tinker

    Oct 29, 2016
    I'm relatively safe from that since I had to retire early and am poor now.

    When I was still working, the Hobby Machinist forum cost me tens of thousands of dollars. :eek:
  10. TheCollector

    TheCollector Well-Known Member

    Aug 25, 2018
    Cool guns and good times here!!!.......... whodathunkit
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  11. ORShooter

    ORShooter Just outsided the realm of Crazy!

    Nov 28, 2018
    You get chum!:thumbs:

    CENTURIATOR Well-Known Member

    Dec 20, 2018
    This website has cost me way too much money already. I'm NOT looking forward to talking to you people at Thanksgiving this year.
  13. Sneaky One

    Sneaky One Well-Known Member

    Aug 14, 2016
    You are all enablers !
    Mike Meints, xerts1191, Dwe and 9 others like this.
  14. gps man

    gps man Well-Known Member

    Nov 7, 2015
    It’s in the mail buddy....
  15. Otherside

    Otherside Well-Known Member

    Jan 26, 2019
    This is exactly what i referring to. Jokin around ,bustin chops knowing each other. On the other side of it one needed help or someone to talk to you would be there for that friend when they needed it the most.
    isialk, xerts1191, removed and 5 others like this.
  16. BennyAdeline

    BennyAdeline Official Hi-Point Brand Representative

    Nov 26, 2018
    I probably haven’t been around long enough to be part of the family yet, but I’ll be damned if I haven’t been treated like I am.

    This place has replaced almost all my other gun forums!
  17. notshawn54

    notshawn54 Well-Known Member

    Jan 9, 2016
    Just wait until the first Saturday in June. If Limbkiller throws his annual shindig, you’ll see what a wonderful group we really have.
    isialk, FredZ, Mike Meints and 13 others like this.
  18. Wheels No More

    Wheels No More Long gone

    May 12, 2015
    Ah shucks you should see this bunch at Holiday get togethers.....
  19. 1911 dawg

    1911 dawg Well-Known Member

    Jan 14, 2018
    I always thought I was the black sheep of the family but I got here and found the rest of the flock . I'm still not ready for the Bro Hugs {yet]
  20. cgff

    cgff Well-Known Member

    Aug 24, 2015
    This ^

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