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Old 10-15-2018, 03:15 PM
Colt Carson Colt Carson is offline
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Originally Posted by hatchettg View Post
Yes, but is is branded an Acura not a Honda. I am guessing that 1911 owners who spend more than $2000 on a pistol want it to be a higher-end brand. Nothing against Ruger, they make good guns, but they are a “lower status” manufacturer. When people spend thousands on a 1911, status usually matters.
Agreed, but maybe Ruger doesn’t intend to sell many of these expensive 1911s, but instead is using them to nudge the brand a notch up the status ladder. That is my guess for what it’s worth.
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