Got my first 1911

Discussion in '1911 Photo Gallery' started by Scary Poppins, Mar 9, 2012.

  1. Scary Poppins

    Scary Poppins Active Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    So I got my very first 1911 last night. A Baer PII with the 1.5" group option. My glock/Taurus/NAA/S&W will hit the sales rack soon, I don't need them anymore. Will hit the range tomorrow :biggrin1:


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  2. IraG2362

    IraG2362 Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Sep 3, 2011
    There is an old saying about knives that I use with guns. "one is none ,two is one". I would suggest getting use to that sweet new 1911 before you sell anything. Then when are comfortable with it then pick a good back up as you never know if and when it breaks or is sent out for work that you would need another weapon. Just my opinion. Enjoy that gun it is beautiful
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  3. Blue Ridge

    Blue Ridge Well-Known Member

    Nov 3, 2011
    Nice first 1911, love the grips! Agree with IraG, no reason to only have one gun.
  4. Sir Guy

    Sir Guy Sharpening Ockham's Razor Supporting Addict

    Aug 20, 2011
    Looks great! That's a nice one for your first 1911. You even put new shoes on it. :thumb:

    Looking forward to hearing your thoughts after shooting it. The Premier II is the flagship of Les' line, and I think you'll appreciate why.

  5. Scary Poppins

    Scary Poppins Active Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    Well yeah, I'll agree that I'd always need more than one. It's just the others don't even compare to this one, so basicly I'd sell the plastic stuff and get another nice 1911. :tongue:
  6. DAT85

    DAT85 BIG OL' BALD HAID ! Supporting Addict

    Aug 26, 2011

    Now that you have a taste for Baer,which model is next ? :grin:

    They are like can't just stop with the damn things!

  7. limbkiller

    limbkiller Pulling my hair. Supporting Addict

    Aug 18, 2011
    Yea I agree 1 gun is hard for me to fathom. I've had more than that since i was 12. LOL beautiful gun and your gonna love shooting that thing. Congrats.
  8. Spokes

    Spokes Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Sep 18, 2011
    Congrats on your new P2. Great looking grips...
  9. duketbrd88

    duketbrd88 Well-Known Member

    Sep 1, 2011
    Nice gun, congrats!!!

  10. 38 Super Fan

    38 Super Fan Bass Fishing Addict

    Aug 18, 2011
    Congrats! Very nice. :thumb:
  11. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011
    Congratulations on your first!

    Details on the grips?
  12. Melter942

    Melter942 Well-Known Member

    Sep 22, 2011
    Talk about starting off with a BANG!:whoo:

    WOW... very nice. Congratulations!
  13. Pro-One

    Pro-One Active Member

    Jan 30, 2012
    Congrats on LB - P2, had one and loved it, for first 1911 firearm your ahead of the curve.:whoo: Great gun and post a range report once ya shoot her.
  14. Scary Poppins

    Scary Poppins Active Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    Thanks everyone, was planning on hitting the range today but the weather is absolutely terrible today. 40 degrees and pouring rain. Tomorrow it's supposed to be 80 degrees and sunny, so we'll see what happens tomorrow.

    Grips are from Sarge, I like them alot. The only downside with them is they cover up the perfect checkering on this one. (I've seen alot with imperfections if you look from the side due to being hand done)

    Next Baer? I've been drooling on those HW Monoliths, but then I also want something bobtailed. :/ I don't think I would ever bob a HW Monolith, so that means I need at least 2 more. :S
  15. too_pure

    too_pure Employed

    Nov 9, 2011


    I day dream about my TRS on order all the time. I figure about 12 more weeks . . .
  16. Dwe

    Dwe I'm a terminal 1911 Addict!

    Sep 4, 2011
    Wow. Nice Darts....Great choice.
  17. JollyRoger10mm

    JollyRoger10mm New Member

    Mar 6, 2012
    very nice baer! I'm waiting until I graduate to get one. I'm not to sure about the grips though personally I prefer the look of the standard checkered grips from baer but ymmv
  18. pitts duncan

    pitts duncan Member

    Mar 23, 2014
  19. mikegalway

    mikegalway CEO of DILLIGAF industries Supporting Addict

    Feb 23, 2014
    Nothing like starting at the top!
  20. Double D

    Double D Active Member

    May 5, 2014
    Very nice but selling all of your other guns? I would reconsider..

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