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Forum: Dan Wesson 07-10-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By drail
This is precisely why you do not want to "drop...

This is precisely why you do not want to "drop in" parts on a 1911 or swap them around. Parts need to be "fitted" to a specific gun. You might get lucky once in a while but not very often.
Forum: Colt 07-10-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By drail
Colt has been building 1911s just like you...

Colt has been building 1911s just like you described for a very long time. You seem to have them confused with a semi custom manufacturer. Colt just builds Mil spec guns.
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 07-10-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 200
Posted By drail
If you want a standard sized thumb safety on both...

If you want a standard sized thumb safety on both sides you'll have to get a good file and go to work on an extended ambi. I have cut numerous extended safeties down to G.I. size. It's not too hard...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-10-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 404
Posted By drail
That Polenar video about stuff you see at the...

That Polenar video about stuff you see at the range has been up for a few years now. The sad thing is it's actually pretty close to what I have seen on some ranges. I love Polenar's videos. And Manca...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-10-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 514
Posted By drail
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Forum: Colt 07-05-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By drail
No, actually they end up on Ebay........

No, actually they end up on Ebay........
Forum: Colt 07-04-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By drail
Definitely too short to be 10 rounder. Is it...

Definitely too short to be 10 rounder. Is it inserted fully and locked in?
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-04-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 730
Posted By drail
Perfectly normal on ANY pistol. Keep it oiled and...

Perfectly normal on ANY pistol. Keep it oiled and shoot it. The finish is only for the exterior cosmetics.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 07-03-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,206
Posted By drail
1911s do not fail because they are 1911s. They...

1911s do not fail because they are 1911s. They fail because a large percentage of them are mass produced junk like most stuff for sale to Americans today. That would include cars, electronics, tools...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 07-01-2020, 06:29 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,517
Posted By drail
Mark McCloskey is one of the richest lawyers in...

Mark McCloskey is one of the richest lawyers in the State yet he chooses to live off of Kingshighway? He may be a great attorney but he ain't real bright. Maybe he and his wife could find a nice...
Forum: Revolvers 06-30-2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By drail
From back when S&W built FINE handguns....... No...

From back when S&W built FINE handguns....... No CAD/CAM and no computers. Just highly skilled craftsmen. A fitter would be given a box of over sized parts and instructed to fit them as perfectly...
Forum: The Armed Citizen 06-30-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,517
Posted By drail
If I was white and I lived on Kingshighway in St....

If I was white and I lived on Kingshighway in St. Louis I would be "genuinely frightened" too. I grew up in St. Louis in the 60s and there were isolated bad areas back then. There are a LOT more bad...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-30-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,254
Posted By drail
If they get rid of all of the cops they're gonna...

If they get rid of all of the cops they're gonna have to hire a bunch of guys just to pick up all of the bodies and figure out where they're going to put them all. People won't be calling 911...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 06-29-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,836
Posted By drail
Wearing a mask will not protect you from any...

Wearing a mask will not protect you from any biowarfare. If it did then bioweapons would be pretty useless. People become sick from viruses millions of time every year all over the world and nobody...
Forum: Springfield Armory 06-27-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 592
Posted By drail
Most definitely get rid of the trigger shoe. ...

Most definitely get rid of the trigger shoe. Numbah 10........
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 06-27-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By drail
The problem with "drop in" triggers is that every...

The problem with "drop in" triggers is that every frame will have variances on the precise locations of the pin holes and those holes may also not be perpindicular to each other and square to the...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-27-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 446
Posted By drail
A rag with funky grit on it can scratch a blued...

A rag with funky grit on it can scratch a blued finish - trust me. But you are absolutely right on checking the holster. Most finish scratches are caused by grit in your holster. After every range...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 06-25-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By drail
I use a set of number stamps and number the pads.

I use a set of number stamps and number the pads.
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 06-24-2020, 05:57 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 5,576
Posted By drail
All you can do is try to stay out of large...

All you can do is try to stay out of large cities. They have become kill boxes.
Forum: Revolvers 06-24-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,068
Posted By drail
The S&W "Performance Center" is a marketing joke....

The S&W "Performance Center" is a marketing joke. It always has been.
Forum: Rimfire! 06-24-2020, 05:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 575
Posted By drail
Yup. Like a Glock, if you forget to pull the...

Yup. Like a Glock, if you forget to pull the trigger and open the MSH you will lock it up solid.
Forum: Springfield Armory 06-22-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By drail
A polished gun will be scratched by EVERYTHING...

A polished gun will be scratched by EVERYTHING and look horrible after a while. Accurate Plating and Weaponry has the finish you want.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-21-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,321
Posted By drail
Democrats have NEVER had any use for our...

Democrats have NEVER had any use for our Constitution. Read the history of their party and you will be shocked. Most of the bad things that have happened to our Republic can be traced directly to the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-20-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,667
Posted By drail
It's kind of weird but I can remember my Father...

It's kind of weird but I can remember my Father back in the 60s predicting that California would wind up exactly like what we are seeing today.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-20-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,528
Posted By drail
"More than one front sight has been launched into...

"More than one front sight has been launched into the grass by a Gold Cup fed with ball ammo" That is actually caused by Colt doing a poor job mounting the front sight - it has nothing to do with...
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