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Old 02-09-2020, 03:24 PM
SpringerXD SpringerXD is offline
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Anyone have the SR1911 Stainless Officer?

I've searched and found a few older threads on this, but instead of reviving them, I decided to start a new one.

Does anyone here have the SR1911 Officer model? I'm particularly interested in the Stainless model, but input on any of them is appreciated.

I have a soft spot for compact 1911's. My first 1911 was a Colt Defender. It ran well if I held it in a white-knuckle death grip, but otherwise had a lot of stovepipe FTE's. My Springfield TRP and Champion have been flawless. So I guess the only "opening" I have now is for an Officer's model. I'm also a huge fan of bull barrels, so that's also a plus.

I doubt I'll ever own another 3-inch 1911 like the Defender, but the Officer's has my attention. Even Wilson Combat says that 3.5 inches is the shortest barrel that can run reliably.
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Old 02-10-2020, 09:15 PM
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Officers .45

I do have the SR1911 officers stainless in .45

Since I bought, i rarely shoot or carry my other 1911s. It is awesome.

I have done the trigger, installed a flat bottom FPS, and sharpened up the thumb safety detent for a "crisper" feel. Otherwise, I just shoot it.

it shoots better than I do - you wont be disappointed

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Old 02-10-2020, 09:38 PM
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I do have the SR1911 officers stainless in .45

Since I bought, i rarely shoot or carry my other 1911s. It is awesome.

I have done the trigger, installed a flat bottom FPS, and sharpened up the thumb safety detent for a "crisper" feel. Otherwise, I just shoot it.

it shoots better than I do - you wont be disappointed

PM if you want more details.
Thanks for the info. This one definitely has my attention.
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Old 02-11-2020, 01:03 AM
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I had an old Ruger Officer thread going. I've had the 9mm since October and I enjoy it more every time it goes to the range. It's just a fun little gun to shoot and accurate and reliable. I trust it enough to carry it!
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Old 02-11-2020, 07:17 PM
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I was trying to find a spare recoil spring(three combined springs) for mine. I could not find any online. I called Ruger and they sent me the three combination springs for free!
My Ruger Officer Stainless shoots great and has been 100% reliable. Ruger's customer service is awesome!
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Old 02-11-2020, 07:57 PM
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I'm waiting for a lightweight officers in .45 - if they offer one, I may never carry my Detonics Combat Masters again!!

Just kidding, Ill probably still carry them to barbecues, and for Sunday-go-to-meeting.
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