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Forum: STI/SVI 04-23-2007, 08:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,300
Posted By BigDave1
I also own a factory SV. It really sounds like...

I also own a factory SV. It really sounds like some bad luck. But, trust me, once it is running (and it will) you probably won't want to shoot anything else.

Do you have an oversized magazine...
Forum: STI/SVI 02-12-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,567
Posted By BigDave1
As an example, a 5" USPSA limited type pistol...

As an example, a 5" USPSA limited type pistol will likely run about $2500, depending on features, perhaps a bit less.

The reason you don't see them for sale that often is a combination of things. ...
Forum: STI/SVI 02-09-2007, 09:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,359
Posted By BigDave1
I heard the same thing (Sandy not selling frames)...

I heard the same thing (Sandy not selling frames) when I was shopping for my 6" gun. To make this short, there is a list of gunsmiths he works with that he will sell frames (and other parts, of...
Forum: STI/SVI 09-15-2006, 07:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,910
Posted By BigDave1
Dave - let us know how that new SV barrel does. ...

Dave - let us know how that new SV barrel does. We're all curious! BigDave
Forum: STI/SVI 09-14-2006, 01:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,910
Posted By BigDave1
Speaking of 6" guns...

http://www.brianenos.com/forums/index.php?act=Attach&type=post&id=3664
http://www.brianenos.com/forums/index.php?act=Attach&type=post&id=3663...
Forum: STI/SVI 02-23-2006, 02:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,837
Posted By BigDave1
A well fit match barrel will shoot 1 1/2" at...

A well fit match barrel will shoot 1 1/2" at 25yds all day - I don't see an advantage. Sure, more accuracy is better, but is it practical accuracy? And, lightening the slide would surely allow any...
Forum: STI/SVI 02-10-2006, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,121
Posted By BigDave1
msrp is $1929 according to STI's home page.

msrp is $1929 according to STI's home page.
Forum: STI/SVI 02-07-2006, 11:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,256
Posted By BigDave1
Most everything will be the same. Springs will...

Most everything will be the same. Springs will be dependent on the ammo you choose to feed it. Mine has a 1-piece 5" guiderod and plug and an 11lb spring.

Look for my post of the 6" SV Scepter. ...
Forum: STI/SVI 01-31-2006, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,189
Posted By BigDave1
6" SV Scepter by Kustom Ballistics

6" SV slide, 3 sided
6" SV IED frame with extended rails
6" Kart 38 Super barrel and bushing
SV hammer, sear and ITS trigger
Bomar BMCS rear, SDM .125" front
9 oz Grams TG magwell
53 oz...
Forum: STI/SVI 07-22-2005, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,490
Posted By BigDave1
In Kalifornia, check out Jojo Vidanes...

In Kalifornia, check out Jojo Vidanes www.jvdynamics.com or Beven Grams at www.gramseng.com In Reno, there is Johnny Lim at www.limcat.com

You might also check out Bob Hostetter at Barsto
Forum: Caspian Arms 02-16-2005, 07:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,419
Posted By BigDave1
Matt McLearn Richard Dettlehouser (sp?) ...

Matt McLearn
Richard Dettlehouser (sp?)
George at EGW.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 01-05-2005, 03:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,887
Posted By BigDave1
Kel-lube M12

I've been using Kel-lube M12 from Neil Keller for about the last year. Fantastic stuff. Not really a grease, not an oil either (no aromatic carrier either). It does contain some detergents along...
Forum: STI/SVI 01-04-2005, 09:06 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 1,039,763
Posted By BigDave1
I think I posted a pic of mine earlier, but this...

I think I posted a pic of mine earlier, but this is a bit better shot.

The only non-SV part is the Grams 9 oz. tungstun magwell.
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-19-2004, 06:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,075
Posted By BigDave1
I went and watched about 3-4 matches before I...

I went and watched about 3-4 matches before I finallly mustered up the gumption to strap up and go for it. Once you do it though, you'll wonder why you waited so long to step up. And, don't be...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-13-2004, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,729
Posted By BigDave1
100% of the time? No. Do they "see what...

100% of the time? No.

Do they "see what they need to see"? Yes.

Not to go too far down this rabbit hole, but making an accurate shot at high speed doesn't always mean that they look for the...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-13-2004, 07:43 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,742
Posted By BigDave1
Leave all the divisions the way they are. Just...

Leave all the divisions the way they are. Just pick one and practice.

L-10 and Limited are completely different animals. L-10 really puts an emphasis on reloading skills and course management...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-12-2004, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,551
Posted By BigDave1
9mm would be the least expensive route. Wally...

9mm would be the least expensive route. Wally World ammo and a Glock, or XD, or Para LDA, a good holster/pouches and you're all set.

If you reload, I think 40 is better way to go because I...
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 11-11-2004, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 876
Posted By BigDave1
Mine should arrive tomorrow. Once I get to...

Mine should arrive tomorrow. Once I get to dryfire with it a bit, I'll report back.
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-06-2004, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,756
Posted By BigDave1
Actually, paper would be the ideal practice...

Actually, paper would be the ideal practice material for steel. Paper will force you to call your shots and follow through instead of relying only on the audible (ding) feedback. This will be...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 10-31-2004, 05:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,512
Posted By BigDave1
STI, SVI, Caspian, Para, Springfeild,...

STI, SVI, Caspian, Para, Springfeild, Tanfoglio/EAA have all made frames/guns that have been driven to local, state, regional, national and world titles. They all can be built into accurate and...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 10-31-2004, 05:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,972
Posted By BigDave1
I shoot competitively, so reliability is...

I shoot competitively, so reliability is definately an issue. Having said that, I recommend either Brian Enos' Side Glide or Kustom Ballistics Kelllube.

Slide Glide is more like a grease. He...
Forum: STI/SVI 10-28-2004, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 901
Posted By BigDave1
If it is in stock, quick as anywhere. You...

If it is in stock, quick as anywhere.

You might, however, look at vendors like Brownells and www.speedshooter.com because they have some common parts in stock.
Forum: STI/SVI 10-09-2004, 02:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,521
Posted By BigDave1
SPS are illegal in the US. They violate the...

SPS are illegal in the US. They violate the patent held jointly by STI and SVI (I'm not sure if CMC is part of that or not).

Stick with the originals, STI and SVI, you'll be glad you did.
Forum: Competitive Shooting 09-30-2004, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 969
Posted By BigDave1
Doh!!! I know better!!! (note to self: read the...

Doh!!! I know better!!! (note to self: read the whole post and then reply) Sorry, sorry!!!

Verm - Some people have luck running factory length ammo in their STI's, some don't. I have a 5" 40...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 09-29-2004, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 969
Posted By BigDave1
USPSA Limited 10 - minor scoring USPSA Limited ...

USPSA Limited 10 - minor scoring
USPSA Limited - minor scoring (you'll be running against hi-caps though)
USPSA Open - Major if you meet PF
Steel Challenge
NRA Action Pistol
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