First idiot mark

Discussion in 'General 1911 talk' started by jaydoc, Apr 12, 2020.

  1. jaydoc

    jaydoc i'm riding a turtle!

    Aug 10, 2012
    I can honestly say I’ve never put an idiot scratch on a 1911 before now. It would be my luck that the first time is on my Chambers custom commander. Fawk! 674D5996-B364-4D2B-9472-28F312385275.jpeg
  2. nikerret

    nikerret Well-Known Member

    Mar 2, 2019
    My condolences. Know, I too, have a mark I’ve refused to post about. My mark is way, way, worse.

  3. HooDoo Man

    HooDoo Man Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Dec 26, 2017
    Notional Suicide Hotline......1 800-273-TALK(8255)
  4. jaydoc

    jaydoc i'm riding a turtle!

    Aug 10, 2012
    Thanks Hoodoo. I might need that!
  5. Slapshot

    Slapshot Well-Known Member

    Sep 6, 2017
    That sucks but Stainless Steel should be an easy fix.
  6. Colorado Sonny

    Colorado Sonny Deo Volente Supporting Addict

    Sep 25, 2015

    I saw that first picture and I just let out a Doh! :confused: My condolences!
  7. jaydoc

    jaydoc i'm riding a turtle!

    Aug 10, 2012
    It’s titanium with NP3
  8. jcc7x7

    jcc7x7 Well-Known Member

    Nov 2, 2019
    I said the same thing when I photo opened up ! Sucks.
    That sucks, feel for you!
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  9. Cousin Vinny

    Cousin Vinny Well-Known Member

    Feb 24, 2015
    I called and they put me on hold!
    Seriously...send it back and let them fix it
    You’ll sleep better at night.
  10. ILED93

    ILED93 Well-Known Member

    Feb 17, 2017
    Try 1-800-HIL-LARY. lol
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  11. Slapshot

    Slapshot Well-Known Member

    Sep 6, 2017
    Oh that really sucks. I’m sorry.
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  12. HooDoo Man

    HooDoo Man Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Dec 26, 2017
    Put it in the safe until you send it back. Grab another gun and forget about it. Or set in on a table for a couple of days and tell your Wife............I told you not to touch it!
  13. Mike Meints

    Mike Meints Well-Known Member

    Mar 2, 2017
    You are not alone !!
    I did it on a brand new Baer .
    It makes you feel … ! :(
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  14. Gafanhao

    Gafanhao Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Dec 24, 2018
  15. Moad

    Moad Edge of Glory

    Sep 4, 2011
    I’m sorry.....that brought tears to my eyes.

    In keeping with my luck, if you're going to do it, do it big.

    I would have to fix that.....would drive me crazy!

    Hang in there.....the pain will ease.
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  16. Cop_Out

    Cop_Out Pearl Pimp Supporting Addict

    Feb 3, 2017
    I suspect everyone has done it, although that probably doesn't help. :meh:
    Hardball, Buck Buck, ILED93 and 2 others like this.
  17. SCS1911

    SCS1911 Failed all therapy

    Oct 5, 2012
    Been there, done that. I love that you shoot and carry your CCP. It’s an assembly mark......:)
  18. AGENT P


    Jun 24, 2019
    I would of thought the Chambers would of come with the simple log man notch as they call it.
    Dang that's a wicked pisser.
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  19. kevinlittell

    kevinlittell Well-Known Member

    Apr 4, 2020
    Now you can tuck it in a holster and Conceal carry in one of them minimum footprint holsters...You don't have to worry about scratching it!!! (look for the rainbow in the rain not just the rain!)
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  20. Capthobo

    Capthobo NRA Endowment member Supporting Addict

    Nov 9, 2016
    What! Joe C didn’t put the assembly notch cut on the slide stop?
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