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Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-17-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,271
Posted By Joe C
REALLY? Sounds like, whoever you are, you don't...

REALLY? Sounds like, whoever you are, you don't know jack squat about me, my clients or my work. Matter of fact, sounds like you just want to talk crap about me. If that's the case I suggest you put...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-17-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,505
Posted By Joe C
We just finished up our third course this year...

We just finished up our third course this year here in Nebraska. Had a great time with all the students. We also just shipped out two incredible guns from the May/June class that turned out...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-04-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,351
Posted By Joe C
As always, thank you sir for your kind words. The...

As always, thank you sir for your kind words. The first class was a lot of fun. I'm looking forward to the next one at the end of May!
Forum: Les Baer 05-04-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,294
Posted By Joe C
Glad you like it sir. Thank you for the kind...

Glad you like it sir. Thank you for the kind words.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-14-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,351
Posted By Joe C
@UncleDirty, thanks for sharing your experience...

@UncleDirty, thanks for sharing your experience with everyone. It was a great time having you here at the shop to learn and train. I'm also glad you are happy with the finished product and as you...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 09-17-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,480
Posted By Joe C
I've enjoying reading all of your comments. One...

I've enjoying reading all of your comments. One of the ways we improve is to listen to others opinions and consider them carefully. To the OP, thank you for taking the time to post your thoughts. And...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-02-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,732
Posted By Joe C
Thank you all for the great words about this gun....

Thank you all for the great words about this gun. It was a fun one to build and the new owner will surely be ringing it out this weekend.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 06-01-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,263
Posted By Joe C
jamiesaun, Thank you for the kind words....

jamiesaun,

Thank you for the kind words. Sorry I just now saw your post. FYI, I do all the polishing and bluing here in house with my own two mitts...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-31-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,732
Posted By Joe C
The Limo...Pics!

This gun was built in place of another. Someone canceled a .45 Longslide Wadgun and I was given the opportunity to build something even cooler. I've been sitting on this idea for over a year now, the...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-21-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Joe C
First of all thanks to all for the kind words....

First of all thanks to all for the kind words. It's nice been back after the hectic year we've had.



I wouldn't call it brittle, more tough. For example, a steel frame takes me about 30 minutes...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 12-21-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,151
Posted By Joe C
Yeah I hear ya. I've seen a lot of guys lay the...

Yeah I hear ya. I've seen a lot of guys lay the gun on top of the mag on table starts as well. That seems to help.

In the future I'll likely add a ZigRacker to the open guns just so that guys can...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 12-20-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,151
Posted By Joe C
No real need for a racker if the gun doesn't...

No real need for a racker if the gun doesn't malfunction. But that's just my opinion.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-19-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Joe C
It is pretty much the standard shape with some...

It is pretty much the standard shape with some smoothing. When we designed this part it was done to give the installer a little freedom to shape and smooth as they see fit. You can cut it really high...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-19-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By Joe C
CCP TiCCO...er...Taco...Pics!

It's been a little while since I posted up any pics of finished projects. The summer has been super busy with getting into the new shop and house as well as other things. So, here you go, a little...
Forum: Competitive Shooting 12-19-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,151
Posted By Joe C
CCP Black Mamba...pics!

I decided back in the summer to seriously get into building open guns. I've built a couple of prototypes for guys who are shooting them very good now. This is the first one I've built just to put out...
Forum: Ruger 11-18-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 73,110
Posted By Joe C
We all have different ideas of custom. Many...

We all have different ideas of custom. Many people prefer to have their existing guns customized to their own desires. And I don't post prices on here as it is not allowed.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-08-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,914
Posted By Joe C
It is actually a reverse engineered and...

It is actually a reverse engineered and manufactured left handed safety on a left handed frame. All the cuts for the safety are on the right side of the frame so that it works in the same manner as a...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-05-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,575
Posted By Joe C
Been using them for quite some time on my builds....

Been using them for quite some time on my builds. Great product and a great guy to work with.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-05-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,914
Posted By Joe C
You have to use specially made left handed...

You have to use specially made left handed magazines.



It is our new slide that has the rear of it left intact on the top instead of cutting the area out for the firing pin stop.



I use a...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-03-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,914
Posted By Joe C
Lefty with Style...Pics!

Well, it's be a long time coming, but it is finally here. It's not the first Lefty I've ever built as most of you know, but it is the first ever CCP labeled LEFTY!

I built this gun for a friend of...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-13-2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,305
Posted By Joe C
Lou, you work just continues to get more awesome....

Lou, you work just continues to get more awesome. Love how the grips flow with the pattern cut and the color of the gun, I remember you telling me about this one, wow. Very nice sir. Kudos to you.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-11-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,730
Posted By Joe C
Trust me when I tell you it was a mess...it had...

Trust me when I tell you it was a mess...it had over .004" side to side play on the slide to frame and .008" vertical, no barrel or bushing fit, the tangs were over cut even for the style of gs it...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-11-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,730
Posted By Joe C
This Old Colt...

Last year I was in Arizona shooting F-class and a fellow asked if he could come see me. I said sure as I enjoy meeting new people. He rode up on his Harley and we had a nice conversation. While we...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-07-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,161
Posted By Joe C
Beautiful pistol bro! And I'd put money on it...

Beautiful pistol bro! And I'd put money on it shooting as awesome as it looks.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-06-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,244
Posted By Joe C
Thank you all for the very kind words. The...

Thank you all for the very kind words. The project was a long time in the making with having the slides made to the specs I wanted, etc. But in the end it was worth it as the friend I built them for...
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