Is it a sacrilege to......

Discussion in 'General 1911 talk' started by Bender, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011
    So I recently bought a Springfield Compact 45.
    Awesome pistol, but when I picked it up from the shop, it was packed in a Glock clamshell case.
    Is that not a 1911 sacrilege?
  2. SkDmRkLcY

    SkDmRkLcY Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2011
    I am pretty sure you have to burn it at this point.

    Sorry man. :(
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  3. Chris

    Chris YOU ****!!!! Supporting Addict

    Aug 17, 2011
    Red or blue label? :biggrin1:
  4. SkDmRkLcY

    SkDmRkLcY Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2011
    Would it not be a White label? Being an old outdated lo cap thing.
  5. wade-19

    wade-19 Global Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Aug 17, 2011
    I always use a CZ box when I send guns out got work. They are the smallest ones I have . Makes finding a shipping box easy.
  6. Glock2740

    Glock2740 1911 addict Staff Member Moderator

    Aug 16, 2011
    That's camoflauge man. Noone is gonna steal a crappy old Glock.

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  7. Kokopelli

    Kokopelli Schütze

    Aug 17, 2011

    Classic.. hahahahaha..

    I had a Kimber once (I know, don't say it) and it shot low and left. I kept it in the safe of course (fool) and ever since then.... everything I buy shoots low and left.. I'm sure it's a virus of some sort.. Ron
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  8. CMG

    CMG Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Perhaps, now, the SA is perfect? :grin:
  9. rsxr22

    rsxr22 Member

    Aug 17, 2011
    That is pretty funny!! I think they just recycle peoples boxes. I got my EMP sent back in a complete different box then what i sent it in
  10. Cobra64

    Cobra64 Capitalist

    Aug 17, 2011
    Good thing it wasn't in a Les Baer cardboard box. :grin:
  11. Sir Guy

    Sir Guy Sharpening Ockham's Razor Supporting Addict

    Aug 20, 2011
    I used a Glock tool (3/32" punch) to nudge out my extractor the other day on the 1911.

    That Melonite is good stuff. The extractor came out just fine. The gun is okay; the tool is dented. :lol:

    1911 wins.

  12. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011

    Hey,......nice to see ya here!
  13. bac1023

    bac1023 1911 Collector Moderator

    Aug 15, 2011
  14. gruntmedik

    gruntmedik Member

    Aug 18, 2011
    Well, at least it wasn't in a Taurus case.
  15. Jim S.

    Jim S. Evil Capt. Kirk from G.T.

    Aug 25, 2011
    I think I would have asked the shop guy what the heck he was thinking since Springers always come in a Springfield case.
    Seems strange to me.
  16. jakebrake

    jakebrake middle aged white guy

    Mar 27, 2013
    soak it in holy water to get the glock demons out of it.
  17. Pangari1

    Pangari1 -this space for rent- Supporting Addict

    Dec 1, 2011
    It has the plastic pox sometimes referred to as "Glock Pox". You best drop it off here to avoid infecting your other, fancy 1911s.
    Last edited: Jul 15, 2014
  18. Fatbob Frank

    Fatbob Frank Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Feb 5, 2014
    Funny... I thought Glocks came in Tupperware.
    You know, in case you need spare parts.:sneaky:
  19. thundrr1

    thundrr1 Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Nov 12, 2012
    Beings this thread is from 2011, I wonder if the OP can tell us if there were any lasting after effects.
  20. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011

    Yes,....there were serious and drastic lasting effects!

    Last edited: Jul 19, 2014
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