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Old 11-30-2012, 07:50 AM   #2255
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Nice piece!! I'm eyeing a Taurus 1911, .45ACP myself. Haven't bought it yet, but got a line on a brand new one, in-box with 2 clips and leather concealed holster for less than $500. Probably pick it up this weekend.
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Old 11-30-2012, 07:53 AM   #2256
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I got a steal. Had to buy it.
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Old 11-30-2012, 07:54 AM   #2257
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Yay 1911~ try swap out the stock magazine asap, the stock springs are notorious for jamming since they lose tension very easily
Mine had huge jamming problems until I got Wilson combat heavy duty magazines, $30 for a peace of mind

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Old 11-30-2012, 07:56 AM   #2258
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:00 AM   #2259
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I do... We have c.c. and open carry law here... I keep my XD40sc w/ me at all times...

Just picked up an early Xmas present myself... EOTech EXPS2-2 and G33 3X magnifier for the AR.... The Grinch better watch out, because I've got Santa's back this year!
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:02 AM   #2260
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CC rig sits right with my key on my nightstand. I take it everywhere I go. Some real ruthless people out there.
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:24 AM   #2261
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I work for Remington. This is one of my many toys!
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:31 AM   #2262
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Nice 1911!

As mentioned previously, get a better spring and you'll notice a nice difference. Mine came stock with a 14 or 16 lbs recoil spring and it would stovepipe once in a while; I went to a 18 lbs spring with a recoil buffer and you can feel the difference (it's a good difference) when firing and no jams.

I myself recently got an Eotech 512 for my Rock River Arms Elite Operator 2 for x-mas. It's sweet!
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:33 AM   #2263
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Nice 1911!

As mentioned previously, get a better spring and you'll notice a nice difference. Mine came stock with a 14 or 16 lbs recoil spring and it would stovepipe once in a while; I went to a 18 lbs spring with a recoil buffer and you can feel the difference (it's a good difference) when firing and no jams.

I myself recently got an Eotech 512 for my Rock River Arms Elite Operator 2 for x-mas. It's sweet!
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:34 AM   #2264
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I wish we could carry like that in NY.. With all these maniacs out there with Road rage.. I was assaulted a few weeks ago in my other car..
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:34 AM   #2265
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Yay 1911~ try swap out the stock magazine asap, the stock springs are notorious for jamming since they lose tension very easily
Mine had huge jamming problems until I got Wilson combat heavy duty magazines, $30 for a peace of mind
Doh! I just realized you were referring to the springs in the magazines not the recoil spring.
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:38 AM   #2266
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Doh! I just realized you were referring to the springs in the magazines not the recoil spring.
Well maybe they just need better springs, period. Magazine was the problem for me
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:40 AM   #2267
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Can't beat the 1911. I have no experience with the Remington though. I have a Springfield WW2 Mil Spec that stays by the bed and a Sig SP2022 9mm for the Camaro.



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Old 11-30-2012, 08:48 AM   #2268
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ps2ren's pic of her 1911 just reminded me that I should really get off my butt and install the beavertail ambi-safety and the skeletonized hammer on my 1911. The standard hammer and ambi-safety lever bites me everytime I go the range! :(
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