1911Forum - Search Results
1911Forum
Advertise Here
Forum   Reviews   Rules   Legal   Site Supporters & Donations   Advertise


Go Back   1911Forum >

Notices


Showing results 1 to 25 of 1389
Search took 0.20 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ope135
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-30-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 854
Posted By ope135
Moved from Connecticut to Texas a couple of years...

Moved from Connecticut to Texas a couple of years ago and I had the same question. Without going into details, there were just too many to carry in our SUV, so they had to be moved by some other...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-23-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,747
Posted By ope135
Well advised. But my take. People are scared. ...

Well advised. But my take. People are scared. They want to know that their hardware works. Especially if they are not experienced shooters.

On the other hand, they may just have wanted to do...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-23-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 637
Posted By ope135
RIP and thanks from a grateful American.

RIP and thanks from a grateful American.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-20-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By ope135
Auto Blaster, those are very nice and...

Auto Blaster, those are very nice and historically interesting Walthers. Beautiful condition as well.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-16-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,732
Posted By ope135
https://i.imgur.com/Cg1GfSr.jpg James Cann...

https://i.imgur.com/Cg1GfSr.jpg

James Cann in Thief (1981) holding down on a mob guy with a Jim Hoag custom made longslide. Aren't we lucky that we can buy longslides off the shelf these days?
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-16-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By ope135
Walther PP and PPK

https://i.imgur.com/epLZC7P.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/QTh7Yg6.jpg

Any other fans here?

Just acquired the PP, but have had the little brother PPK since the 1990's. Got it at the Dallas Arms...
Forum: Blade Forum 05-16-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By ope135
The blade is .035" thick, which is why the knife...

The blade is .035" thick, which is why the knife is so light. Not a knife for more than day to day gent's use.

Tungsten is indeed one of the densest metals. The bezel of my watch is the...
Forum: Revolvers 05-11-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 982
Posted By ope135
Thanks, Pizza Bob. I was not aware of this and...

Thanks, Pizza Bob. I was not aware of this and thought the 25-5 was the only .45 Colt N frame.
Forum: Revolvers 05-11-2020, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 982
Posted By ope135
S&W experts, please enlighten me. I have a blued...

S&W experts, please enlighten me. I have a blued 4" Model 25-5 (.45 Colt). What is the difference between that model and the 25-9? Both N frame, 4", .45 Colt?
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-10-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,732
Posted By ope135
Les Baer Premier II. ...

Les Baer Premier II.


https://i.imgur.com/10oOfdP.jpg
Forum: Blade Forum 05-10-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By ope135
I have one too. Well made and functional. And...

I have one too. Well made and functional. And not Chinese junk.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-10-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By ope135
Very cool gun. Almost bid on one recently, but...

Very cool gun. Almost bid on one recently, but as you note, ammo can be an issue. Looks like you solved for that.

Enjoy.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-07-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 869
Posted By ope135
Go to imfdb.com and you'll be able to find what...

Go to imfdb.com and you'll be able to find what gun was in which movie and in whose hand. Great fun site.

I found that my H&K USP Elite was in Mr. and Mrs. Smith.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 04-19-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,841
Posted By ope135
https://i.imgur.com/Qg2q1b8.jpg My Delta...

https://i.imgur.com/Qg2q1b8.jpg

My Delta First Edition Stainless is at the top. Worked over at the Colt Custom Shop. That's my choice for a 1911 in 10 mm.
Forum: Blade Forum 04-12-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,153
Posted By ope135
https://i.imgur.com/xvII6iP.jpg Great knives.

https://i.imgur.com/xvII6iP.jpg

Great knives.
Forum: Blade Forum 04-11-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By ope135
This won't get the kind of use where I'll have to...

This won't get the kind of use where I'll have to sharpen it any time soon. Just a casual daily office knife. No doubt, sharpening tungsten carbide is a challenge.

I was really attracted to the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 04-11-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 560
Posted By ope135
Let me show you my little friend...

https://i.imgur.com/llmdbTI.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/ZPj878H.jpg

Cute, isn't it?

If it had a cheek, I would pinch it like a baby.
Forum: Blade Forum 04-11-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By ope135
Tungsten Carbide Gent's Knife

Recently acquired this Italian folder. The blade is not steel, but polished tungsten carbide with a Rockwell hardness of 70.

https://i.imgur.com/iFEx3AS.jpg

Titanium on one side, polished...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 04-10-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,358
Posted By ope135
They even built a couple in .45 ACP.

They even built a couple in .45 ACP.
Forum: Revolvers 03-31-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,451
Posted By ope135
I'll defer to you dedicated revolver guys, but if...

I'll defer to you dedicated revolver guys, but if a .44 Magnum can also accommodate the .44 Special, what's the big deal? I wouldn't desire a .38 Special specific Colt Python. You have both...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 03-31-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,242
Posted By ope135
Helpful safety tip: Don't live in California. ...

Helpful safety tip: Don't live in California.

You're welcome.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-26-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,123
Posted By ope135
Excellent collection. Thanks for sharing.

Excellent collection. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 03-21-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,127
Posted By ope135
The chance of this bill becoming law is the same...

The chance of this bill becoming law is the same as Hank Johnson becoming a member of Mensa.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 03-08-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,299
Posted By ope135
Glad nothing went really wrong. On the other...

Glad nothing went really wrong. On the other hand, that's a beautiful revolver.
Forum: Revolvers 03-08-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,348
Posted By ope135
Great find. I have long desired an Anaconda 4...

Great find. I have long desired an Anaconda 4 inch barrel in .45 Colt. Maybe someday.

You can likely find a variety of excellent wood grips to replace the Thai reproductions. Mostly stateside...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1389

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:46 PM.


NOTICE TO USERS OF THIS SITE: By continuing to use this site, you certify that you have read and agree to abide by the Legal Terms of Use. All information, data, text or other materials ("Content") posted to this site by any users are the sole responsibility of those users. 1911Forum does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2015 1911Forum.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved