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Forum: Colt Yesterday, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By dakota1911
Right. Didn't think to look at my Clawson.

Right. Didn't think to look at my Clawson.
Forum: Colt Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By dakota1911
I have one that I believe was made in 1978. ...

I have one that I believe was made in 1978. Below on a Gold Cup bottom. The reason is there was a receipt in the box it came in with the manual etc and it was dated to 1978. Now I guess it could...
Forum: Colt 09-18-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By dakota1911
Have a blued one I bought new in 2007. Colts...

Have a blued one I bought new in 2007. Colts serial number lookup says it was made in 2006. It has Colts Commander Model .45 Automatic Caliber on one side of the slide and Series 80 on the other. ...
Forum: Colt 09-13-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,310
Posted By dakota1911
Nice looking pistol. This thread did make me go...

Nice looking pistol. This thread did make me go look again at my O1911 and O1918 and the triggers on those are fine. Of course I got to look at them in a LGS before I bought them.
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Forum: Revolvers 09-11-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,134
Posted By dakota1911
A couple weeks ago I found a new 2020 at a LGS in...

A couple weeks ago I found a new 2020 at a LGS in 6 inch for $1.5K. They had at least three as another fellow was buying one when I did and there was one in the display case. Again, all 6 inch. It...
Forum: Colt 09-10-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,203
Posted By dakota1911
As mentioned, any LNIB old Colt is going to drop...

As mentioned, any LNIB old Colt is going to drop in value if you shoot it much. Also with the older ones there are the interesting little sights. With 38 Super Colt did not start head spacing it on...
Forum: Colt 09-09-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By dakota1911
I bought an early SS 72B in 2013 to go with my...

I bought an early SS 72B in 2013 to go with my blued Series 70 I bought new in 1978. I did replace the stocks on mine.
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Forum: Colt 09-06-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 786
Posted By dakota1911
I would think 9mm would be safer than 45ACP. The...

I would think 9mm would be safer than 45ACP. The Commander was designed in the late 40s for the Army tests for a new pistol. The pistol had to fire the 9mm (NATO) round. The size requirements gave...
Forum: Colt 09-06-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,076
Posted By dakota1911
I assumed that Talo contracted with Colt for X...

I assumed that Talo contracted with Colt for X number of a certain type of pistol that they would then distribute. If there is a good thing about them it is I have seen slightly used examples for...
Forum: Other 1911's 09-05-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By dakota1911
Those were interesting pistols. You could buy...

Those were interesting pistols. You could buy the 45 Win. Mag brass from say Starline and then trim it down to work.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.451_Detonics_Magnum
Forum: General Gun Discussion 09-04-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,281
Posted By dakota1911
I remember I saw some built from Caspian Ti...

I remember I saw some built from Caspian Ti frames.

Christensen Arms sells them. Get ready to be shocked by the price.

https://christensenarms.com/1911s/

I do have a S&W PD325 with Scandium...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 09-04-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 561
Posted By dakota1911
I also went the direction of fitting a 9mm barrel...

I also went the direction of fitting a 9mm barrel in a 2009 38 Super XSE LW Commander. It is in the middle with a 2006 in 45ACP on top and a 2015 in 9mm on the bottom.
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Forum: Colt 09-03-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 575
Posted By dakota1911
Pretty pistol. I think I can see the crack also...

Pretty pistol. I think I can see the crack also but since you are not going to shoot it that much I think it should be O.K.

I also have a BBQ pistol. Great for the 4th of July BBQs.
...
Forum: Colt 09-02-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 766
Posted By dakota1911
As I recall they appeared about 2010. I remember...

As I recall they appeared about 2010. I remember as I have a 2009 XSE LW Commander in 38 Super. It is under my 2006 in 45 ACP and above my 2015 in 9mm.
...
Forum: Other 1911's 09-02-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 570
Posted By dakota1911
I bought one of the little .22 cal ones from a...

I bought one of the little .22 cal ones from a friend back in the 70s. New I think they were about $80 (1970s dollars). I gave him $40 for it. I thought it was neat as it came apart like a 1911.
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Forum: Colt 09-01-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 574
Posted By dakota1911
Having both in both the Colt and Ruger (CMD)...

Having both in both the Colt and Ruger (CMD) brands I notice it if I shoot them next to each other on the same day with the same ammo with the LW one having a little more felt recoil.
Forum: Colt 08-31-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By dakota1911
Maybe something to do with the mag well? My GCNM...

Maybe something to do with the mag well? My GCNM in 9mm I bought new in 2017 in 9mm had two SS mags. Both had the Colt horse on the bottom and 9mm Luger of course and also S (for SS I assume) and M...
Forum: Colt 08-31-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,513
Posted By dakota1911
I know it is a little off post but I think it is...

I know it is a little off post but I think it is on this forum years ago a lady built a Defender in 38 Super starting with one in 9mm. As I recall the barrel was a custom order and I think somebody...
Forum: Colt 08-31-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By dakota1911
They are "interesting" to shoot. Soon after I...

They are "interesting" to shoot. Soon after I got my O1911 I took it to an indoor range to see how it shot. Was using 230gr Win FMJ as I recall at 15 yards. After four shots a friend came by as he...
Forum: Colt 08-31-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,513
Posted By dakota1911
I looked at a couple of the WWII repos years ago...

I looked at a couple of the WWII repos years ago and was not that impressed with the fit and finish so did not buy one. Now I did buy both a O1911 and O1918 WWI repo when they came out. I was...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-30-2020, 03:40 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,291
Posted By dakota1911
During the last 22 rimfire shortage I posted my...

During the last 22 rimfire shortage I posted my solution. An enjoyable afternoon with say 50 rounds.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/albums/e193/dakota1911/.highres/IMG_9910_zpsb3508d85.jpg...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 08-30-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By dakota1911
Agree with wide tenon versus narrow. You might...

Agree with wide tenon versus narrow. You might search the intergoogle and find the answer before the sight is removed. Also sight manufacturers my well know what is needed for what year. Below the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-30-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 717
Posted By dakota1911
I would pick Ruger although that seems like a lot...

I would pick Ruger although that seems like a lot for one. They are less than that down here in the SW in the several gunstores I shop at. Also does the Kimber have the Swartz type mechanical...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-30-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,089
Posted By dakota1911
I know Hicock45 has done a couple utubes (at...

I know Hicock45 has done a couple utubes (at least) on shooting steel..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dx_SfG34Jpo

And another on shooting steel......
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Forum: Colt 08-29-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,284
Posted By dakota1911
I am pretty sure my 2006 in 45ACP and hard...

I am pretty sure my 2006 in 45ACP and hard chromed was. Under the left grip panel is CCS2. Brent said years ago that No. 2 had retired. It also came in a Custom Shop box and had a target that was...
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