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


Go Back   1911Forum >

Notices


Showing results 1 to 25 of 49
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: HankB
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 11-16-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By HankB
I would recommend Parker Mountain Machine in...

I would recommend Parker Mountain Machine in Stafford N.H.. They do a number of Sig mods, but one of their big things is machining slides for not only Romeos but also Trijicon and Leupold red dots. ...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 11-16-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By HankB
Sig 1911 Optic Question

You can buy an adapter plate from the Sig online store for $35.99. They make a specific ďSig 1911Ē adapter as well as a generic 1911 version. That tells me there is something non standard on the...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 09-27-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,666
Posted By HankB
Iíve used the Leupold plate to mount a DPP to a...

Iíve used the Leupold plate to mount a DPP to a Beretta 92. It worked really well, but it was just too tall, so I took it off.

Iíve got two Sigs with slide cuts, a M17 Iím using the DPP with and...
Forum: Ammo Can 09-02-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,586
Posted By HankB
I would imagine the ballistics would be very...

I would imagine the ballistics would be very close to the 22 sub sonic. Weight of the bullet has no influence on drop over distance. At 100 yards the drop would still be in the 4-6Ē range. Although...
Forum: Range Reports 05-05-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,694
Posted By HankB
Exactly. Clay shooting is almost always...

Exactly. Clay shooting is almost always reflexive, meaning shooting based solely on eye hand coordination because you are shooting not where the target is, but where it will be. You are also...
Forum: Range Reports 05-05-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,694
Posted By HankB
25 yards at a stationary target. You gents...

25 yards at a stationary target. You gents should get out more often. Itís much more fun when the targets moving at 50 plus mph! For trap I use 1 oz 8 shot with either an improved modified or full...
Forum: Colt 04-12-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,223
Posted By HankB
I just acquired a Competition in 9mm. Iíve had...

I just acquired a Competition in 9mm. Iíve had good luck with Wilsonís 47d and 500b in my GCT and GCNM so I bought five of the 9mm 500b while they were on sale a couple weeks back. Still too early...
Forum: Colt 03-28-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 944
Posted By HankB
My issue is with the color and texture, not the...

My issue is with the color and texture, not the material. Iím on the fence about the VZ texture patterns. I have tried several sets of VZs and have never really been satisfied, until my Beretta came...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 03-27-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,047
Posted By HankB
We started with a generac portable 3.5kw propane...

We started with a generac portable 3.5kw propane unit for necessities; pellet stove, water heater etc. For a portable unit that is not used all the time propane is a better choice than gasoline that...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-27-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 861
Posted By HankB
Harry, You have gotten a lot of technical...

Harry,

You have gotten a lot of technical information. Perhaps more than is helpful. All you need is to have the shotgun fit you properly. You donít need the theory, or the the mechanical...
Forum: Colt 03-25-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 944
Posted By HankB
My GCT 45 is the same vintage, but came with a...

My GCT 45 is the same vintage, but came with a MSH with magwell, as well as checkering on the front strap and MSH. Did you modify yours, or do the sub gauges come with fewer features?

And the...
Forum: Colt 03-25-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 944
Posted By HankB
That is such a harsh word. But...

That is such a harsh word. But SpicyBreadProduct, I'm just an old guy with arthritic wrists.
Forum: Colt 03-24-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 944
Posted By HankB
I just bought a 9mm Competition as well. I...

I just bought a 9mm Competition as well. I changed the recoil spring to the Wilson 13 pound flat spring with guide rod. The flat spring has a smaller diameter ID than the wire springs so a specific...
Forum: Colt 03-24-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By HankB
I just bought a similar gun for $699.00. It was...

I just bought a similar gun for $699.00. It was hardly fired. I did have some problems with FTEs that a serious cleaning, a change to a Wilson flat recoil spring, gun lube and some shooting cured. ...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 03-23-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 861
Posted By HankB
Harry, Iím surprised your gun has an...

Harry,

Iím surprised your gun has an adjustable comb and allows the cant to be adjusted. Both mechanisms do the same thing, adjust the gun so the butt is properly in the shoulder pocket, and the...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 12-31-2018, 06:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,556
Posted By HankB
From my experience with competitive clay shooting...

From my experience with competitive clay shooting I am a big believer in the notion that what makes the best gun for you is the one that fits you the best. This is in the context of fit being the...
Forum: Colt 12-30-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,854
Posted By HankB
I have a 2017 vintage GCT series 70 and 1983 GCNM...

I have a 2017 vintage GCT series 70 and 1983 GCNM Mark IV series 80. Other than some minor feature differences and obvious 70 vs 80, structurally the slide and frames are the same.


Sent from...
Forum: Colt 12-16-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,284
Posted By HankB
I bought a Wilson guide rod and a few springs to...

I bought a Wilson guide rod and a few springs to keep in my range bag for back up after I couldnít find any double springs.


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
Forum: General Gun Discussion 10-14-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,467
Posted By HankB
Is an FFL Transfer available in all states?

Yes, but only in that particular circumstance. If you buy from a on line source like gunbroker from out of state regardless of whether the seller is a FFL, or not, you have to go though a FFL to...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 10-14-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By HankB
As a FYI I got rid of the PC1911 because I could...

As a FYI I got rid of the PC1911 because I could not find sights for it besides the trijicons. Novak would have been happy to take my slide, weld up the existing dovetails and cut new ones (for...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 10-14-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By HankB
Yup thatís the one I had, does anyone know if the...

Yup thatís the one I had, does anyone know if the dovetails are the same?


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
Forum: Smith & Wesson 10-13-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By HankB
The sa36 sights will fit the PC models. Those...

The sa36 sights will fit the PC models. Those are the same ones I used. Whether they fit your pistol I canít tell.

Hank


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
Forum: Smith & Wesson 10-13-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By HankB
I had a newer 2016 S&W pc1911, the Commander size...

I had a newer 2016 S&W pc1911, the Commander size with the ported slide. I put trijicons on that. It was no harder than any other sight, but I have a sight pusher. I no longer have the gun, but...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 09-23-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,228
Posted By HankB
No, what I was saying is the gun owning public...

No, what I was saying is the gun owning public would be best to not underestimate the antifa movement. And that in recent history, underestimating a military opponent, and a youth movement, lead to...
Forum: Second Amendment News ONLY 09-23-2018, 02:52 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,228
Posted By HankB
I seem to recall that the last leftist aka...

I seem to recall that the last leftist aka communist, revolution the US was involved in was Viet Nam. That was very long, and from the point of view of the revolutionaries, a success. For US not so...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 49

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:39 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