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Old 10-15-2018, 08:07 AM
hatchettg hatchettg is offline
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Originally Posted by Colt Carson View Post
I agree that the price for the Ruger mentioned above is too high, but in response to your analogy... the Acura (Honda) NSX which is $60,000 X 2 plus some more for the 2018 model.
Yes, but it 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.

Last edited by hatchettg; 10-15-2018 at 03:18 PM.
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