New guy looking to maybe get my first 1911

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by agccar, Nov 27, 2018.

  1. agccar

    agccar New Member

    Nov 27, 2018
    Hi guys

    Small intro from me. I work at a gun range down here in Texas and I luckily get to be around firearms a good amount. I have gotten to shoot a lot of guns because of work and I think it is about time to get my own 1911. They just shoot s nice!
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  2. WhoIsJohnGalt?

    WhoIsJohnGalt? We Are! Supporting Addict

    Feb 20, 2018
    Welcome aboard from Alabama!

    Most of here will agree with you - 1911s are very nice to shoot!

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  3. Babboonbobo

    Babboonbobo Avatar is back to my favorite things!

    Nov 18, 2014
    Do it, Do it!, Do it!, DO IT!

    Oh and welcome!
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  4. Scaramouche

    Scaramouche Student of the Columbian Exchange Supporting Addict

    Sep 15, 2015
    welcome to the forum from Nevada, glad you joined us

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  5. Mike Meints

    Mike Meints Well-Known Member

    Mar 2, 2017
    Welcome from Michigan !
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  6. boatdoc

    boatdoc Well-Known Member

    Aug 3, 2015
    welcome to the show

    listen to bobo...he knows
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  7. Karsten

    Karsten Well-Known Member

    Feb 19, 2013
    Welcome to the madness.

    Not sure what you are looking for or at but Dilligas has a great deal on a SA SS TRP in the Classifieds right now.

  8. removed

    removed Well-Known Member

    Aug 22, 2015
    Welcome aboard from Spring Hill, TN!
    Yeah, I should tell you right now 1911 are like tater chips, you can't have just one. Consider you and your wallet warned! ;)
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  9. Noel

    Noel Well-Known Member

    Sep 9, 2018
    Welcome from New Hampshire! snapper 02.JPG
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  10. Kip

    Kip Sir Kip Esquire

    Apr 12, 2016
    Welcome from CT.
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  11. Lou1

    Lou1 Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Sep 1, 2018
    Welcome from Birmingham, AL.
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  12. Lou1

    Lou1 Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Sep 1, 2018
    What h
    What he said ! I started with one and now five 1911’s and thousands of dollars later I’m still looking for my next one.
  13. TheCollector

    TheCollector Well-Known Member

    Aug 25, 2018
    @ZoidMeister would say they are even nicer to dress up....... Barbie wise.
    Welcome to the forum where Addicts have no intention of getting cured.
  14. Fred_G

    Fred_G Known Agitator

    Dec 29, 2015
    Welcome! The hard part is buying your first semi or full custom. WTF? $3K+ for a handgun! No freaking way, I said a few years ago...

    I am not addicted, I mean, I can quit any time I want. :smile2:
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  15. mikemac

    mikemac Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

    Apr 22, 2017
    Nuff said. I have no addiction, keep saying that to yourself. Welcome from MN
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  16. El Perdido

    El Perdido Fictional Western Sage

    Oct 3, 2011
    Howdy from Far West Texas...
  17. TangoWhiskeyFoxtrot

    TangoWhiskeyFoxtrot I do not consent.

    Dec 28, 2017
    Welcome from the Piney Woods of East Texas. Glad you’re here. Enjoy the pursuit.

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  18. ZoidMeister

    ZoidMeister Consider my signature line before replying . . . .

    Dec 4, 2014
    Dude, you ain't quittin until they stop makin them . . . . . I know the troof . . . . .
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  19. Fred_G

    Fred_G Known Agitator

    Dec 29, 2015
    How the hell did you know I have been browsing the Dan Wesson webpage for the last week... Get out of my head! LOL
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  20. 41 Charlie

    41 Charlie Get off my lawn...

    Feb 4, 2014
    Welcome aboard from east Missouri! We always have some sweet offerings in the classified section. :cigar:

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