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Forum: Rock Island Armory 07-03-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By Steam Boat
Congratulations on joining the BBR club. A few...

Congratulations on joining the BBR club.
A few of us on this board have gotten one.
Did you use the Pearce P-10/Warthog grip extension ?

Check out this thread.....
...
Forum: Para USA 06-26-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By Steam Boat
In “Colt” terms you left out : Long Slide =...

In “Colt” terms you left out :

Long Slide = 6”
Defender = 3”

Other manufacturers use different terms such as :

Hard Baller = 7”
Long Slide/Hunter = 6”
Full Size (FS) = 5”
Forum: Para USA 06-26-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By Steam Boat
Have you tried contacting RIA in Nevada with your...

Have you tried contacting RIA in Nevada with your SN to see if they can give you any information on your double stack 1911 ?

The “API Haywood CA.” Is throwing me for a loop. That may be an early...
Forum: Para USA 06-22-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By Steam Boat
Is there any markings on the frame other than...

Is there any markings on the frame other than serial number ?

What does the markings on the right side of the slide near the muzzle say ?
When I try to enlarge the pictures, it blurs. I think...
Forum: Para USA 06-21-2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By Steam Boat
Can you post up some pictures so we can see what...

Can you post up some pictures so we can see what you have ?

The ATI “Fat Boy” is a 12 round double stack 3.2” barrel pistol, the frame is its own length, very similar to the older Para P12. But is...
Forum: Para USA 06-21-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 413
Posted By Steam Boat
The “Fat Boy” is made by ATI, NOT RIA. ...

The “Fat Boy” is made by ATI, NOT RIA.
Although they are both made in the Philippines, they are made by different manufacturers.

ATI is manufactured by S.A.M. In the Philippines.
RIA is...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-19-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By Steam Boat
This is the member introduction section. Try...

This is the member introduction section. Try introducing yourself here, then posting your questions in a more appropriate section, you will most likely get better responses.

Oh, and welcome to the...
Forum: Blade Forum 06-18-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 736
Posted By Steam Boat
Very nice, which model & options did you choose...

Very nice, which model & options did you choose ?
Forum: Rock Island Armory 06-13-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By Steam Boat
Bbr 3.10

I’ve found something in one of my junk/parts bins that make it a little easier to get the 10th. round in the magazines.

It is a surplus M-3 Grease Gun Magazine loader. It cost me about $8 (heck...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 06-13-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,012
Posted By Steam Boat
That would be a hand grenade waiting to happen !...

That would be a hand grenade waiting to happen ! 10 mm in a 3/4 scale 1911 built for .380 ACP......... KABOOOOM..!

Unless you were referring to the BBR 3.10, of course, that would be fun.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-13-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,145
Posted By Steam Boat
Carried cocked & locked for 20+ years with an...

Carried cocked & locked for 20+ years with an Ambi safety concealed, once I got over the new to carrying jitters, it was OK.
The only time I had the ambi get swept off was on a 1911 that the thumb...
Forum: Kydex and Leather Gear 06-03-2020, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By Steam Boat
My 3” EMP 40 fits my 3” 1911 holsters like it was...

My 3” EMP 40 fits my 3” 1911 holsters like it was made for it.

Although my 3” 1911 holsters IWB, this could be a mitigating factor.
And for an FYI the EMP fits great in my ancient, Askins...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 06-03-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By Steam Boat
RIA bbr 3.10 45 acp / grip replacement

Look closely at the frame around the mainspring housing on the BBR 3.10, notice how the MSH protrudes below the frame and grips.
The P10/ WartHog grip probably will not work.
...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 06-03-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,801
Posted By Steam Boat
The Warthog extension I first measured length &...

The Warthog extension I first measured length & cut off the tab to be flush with the rear of the factory RIA magazine and measured again to drill the hole location for the magazine bottom plate...
Forum: Para USA 06-02-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,465
Posted By Steam Boat
And they are just that from CDNN, cheap mags, &...

And they are just that from CDNN, cheap mags, & perform like cheap mags.
IMHO.
Your milage may vary.

*Unless you get the Mec-Gar magazines, but they are not as cheap as the other brand.
Forum: The Armed Citizen 06-02-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,046
Posted By Steam Boat
Post deleted, it was off topic following a...

Post deleted, it was off topic following a divergent post.
Forum: The Armed Citizen 06-02-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,046
Posted By Steam Boat
Too bad your link requires you to subscribe to...

Too bad your link requires you to subscribe to read other than the the head line.
I would like to read “The Rest of The Story”
Forum: Rock Island Armory 06-02-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,801
Posted By Steam Boat
The factory (Advanced Tactical) 10 round function...

The factory (Advanced Tactical) 10 round function very well after modifying and installing the extended Grip base plates.

The P13 magazines from CDNN after modifying to work act as if (and feel)...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-31-2020, 10:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,364
Posted By Steam Boat
Happy Birthday Blondie....... (Of course In my...

Happy Birthday Blondie....... (Of course In my best Italian tainted phony Mexican Accent).
Forum: Ammo Can 05-26-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,558
Posted By Steam Boat
I don’t consider myself OCD, but loose bulk Ammo...

I don’t consider myself OCD, but loose bulk Ammo in a can just isn’t right. I have to have it neatly boxed & organized.

These folks get a lot of business from me when I make bulk loose orders....
Forum: General Gun Discussion 05-26-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 15,689
Posted By Steam Boat
This thread reminds me of one from several years...

This thread reminds me of one from several years ago.
I can’t remember if it was on this forum, or another one I am on but don’t frequent.

The model of firearm that spontaneously discharged on a...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 05-26-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By Steam Boat
Then you wouldn’t have “10+1”, opening the slide,...

Then you wouldn’t have “10+1”, opening the slide, then inserting the magazine is not what we are talking about, we are talking about inserting the 10th. round into the magazine before it is put into...
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 05-19-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,888
Posted By Steam Boat
This was addressed in the original post.......

This was addressed in the original post.......
Forum: Tactics & Personal Defense 05-19-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,888
Posted By Steam Boat
Not everyone is well off and have a McMansion...

Not everyone is well off and have a McMansion with a garage big enough to put all of their vehicles inside......

Sheesh, some people !
Forum: Rock Island Armory 05-19-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By Steam Boat
Short answer no. Until there is a plethora...

Short answer no.

Until there is a plethora of BBR 3.10’s in the hands of private individuals and there is a viable market for aftermarket grips, we will have to make due with what RIA/Armscor...
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