Graduation Gift from Dad.

Discussion in '1911 Photo Gallery' started by Greg Derr, May 5, 2019.

  1. Greg Derr

    Greg Derr Custom Pistolsmith Supporting Addict

    Oct 3, 2011



    New Colt Series 70 Fit with a Kart NM barrel and EGW bushing. EGW beavertail grip safety. Chen Max Bevel MSH and frontstrap at 25 lpi. Heinie front and rear sight with a flat topped, arrow pattern, serrated slide. Ball cuts and bottom bevel. Monogramed for Ryan M. by Dave Clevinger. Tripp Cobra mags and a custom case finish it off. This is a gift for a recent grad from his dad. Nice dad.
    leadfarmer, Stentor, sr-1911 and 38 others like this.
  2. Hunt5877

    Hunt5877 Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Jan 27, 2019
    I used to love my Dad...

  3. razorbacker

    razorbacker Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Dec 2, 2011
    Some dads have outstanding taste in graduation gifts. Many happy years of memories and enjoyment ahead.
    Greg Derr, FNFAN, WC145 and 2 others like this.
  4. Colorado Sonny

    Colorado Sonny Deo Volente Supporting Addict

    Sep 25, 2015
    Enjoy and treasure. You had some of the best working on that pistol. It will be the thing of memories! :grin:
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  5. FWoo45

    FWoo45 Well-Known Member

    Jan 13, 2017
    Wow! I would've graduated if I'd known I'd get that instead of the dumb piece of paper.
  6. CT72

    CT72 Well-Known Member

    Sep 2, 2015
    That’s it, I'm going back to school:) Seriously though..Beautiful work, congratulations to the graduate. And to the dad, you’re son will treasure this forever.
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  7. Cop_Out

    Cop_Out Pearl Pimp Supporting Addict

    Feb 3, 2017
    Very nice, sir.
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  8. 41 Charlie

    41 Charlie Get off my lawn...

    Feb 4, 2014
    One of your finest examples!

    Thank you for sharing it with us!!
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  9. boatdoc

    boatdoc Well-Known Member

    Aug 3, 2015
    lucky grad. great work Greg. smart dad too
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  10. 1911 crazed

    1911 crazed Well-Known Member

    Mar 11, 2019
    Lucky young man to have a grail gun. Also to have a father that has great taste.
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  11. bvbarry50

    bvbarry50 Sarg.

    Oct 11, 2018
    You Luck Bast*** :eek:
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