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Old 07-20-2019, 05:12 PM
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What is your favorite Kimber 1911?

My favorite is the Ultra CDP 45 or in 9mm it is the Ultra Aegis 9. Both have been 100% reliable and very accurate, especially for 3" 19lls. One or the other is my EDC. Which is your favorite Kimber? Thanks, Denns
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Old 07-20-2019, 05:24 PM
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All Kimber 'non' Series II 1911's.
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Old 07-20-2019, 05:26 PM
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I’ve owned 5 in the past and all were extremely reliable but my favorite was the Pro Raptor.
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Old 07-20-2019, 05:45 PM
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My favorite Kimber 1911 in my Stainless Target II in 9mm.
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Old 07-20-2019, 05:53 PM
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Pro TLE/RL, it’s one heck of a shooter. I bought it 10 years ago and I still dig the livin crap out of it.


However, Kimber’s lineup has grown exponentially in the last 10 years, so there’s allot more contenders that I’d love to test drive.

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Old 07-20-2019, 06:05 PM
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The Compact Stainless I owned about 20 years ago...it was my first 1911!
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Old 07-20-2019, 06:52 PM
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Kimber Carry Ultra HD

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Old 07-20-2019, 09:26 PM
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Well then, out of 8 Kimbers currently in the safe (and elsewhere ), my favorite(s) are my two Ultra CDP's in .45 and 9mm, both in rotation for EDC in a Milt Sparks VM2 IWB:



Both have Kimber thin smooth Micarta grips for actual concealed carry. I've learned a few things in almost 50 years of concealed carry. One of those things is that aggressive grips are dandy for the range or actual ops, but are not so great for long-term concealed carry. Ask me how I know.
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Old 07-20-2019, 10:12 PM
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Right now it has to be the Pro Carry II. Iíve had it since 2006 and carried it pretty much religiously most of that.

Recently bought a Pro TLE-RL II, but havenít yet found a holster for it. So, it hasnít had a chance to usurp the throne. I expect it will once I get set to carry it.


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Old 07-20-2019, 10:22 PM
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My favorite is my Jardine custom CDP Compact. But Boy I sure enjoy shooting my Stainless Target ll in 9MM
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Old 07-20-2019, 10:34 PM
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My Pro Carry SLE worked on by Chuck Rogers...
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Old 07-21-2019, 06:21 AM
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My Stainless Target II 45 ACP, one good shooter!
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Old 07-21-2019, 09:41 AM
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love them all but the stainless target 11 get most of my range time in 45 or 9mm
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Old 07-21-2019, 12:16 PM
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Hmm, probably the stainless Raptor followed by the Eclipse.
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Old 07-21-2019, 01:39 PM
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Pro Carry II, 2 Tone in both 9mm and 45 get EDC rotation.

For punching paper Target II in 38 Super, absolute stellar performer!

For action pistol games an "accurized" Target II in 9mm with about a zillion rounds down range!

My favorite, it depends!

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Old 07-21-2019, 02:41 PM
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Hmmmm reading through the thread,,,,, there doesn't seem to be a bad choice?
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Old 07-21-2019, 05:12 PM
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The Stainless Raptor Series.
I have them all.
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Old 07-21-2019, 10:56 PM
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Of course this on isn't bad either...
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Old 07-21-2019, 10:58 PM
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My Compact CDP I bought used in 2003.
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Old 07-22-2019, 06:18 PM
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Probably my first Kimber. Purchased it in 1998: Classic Stainless LE

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Old 07-22-2019, 06:31 PM
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Compact CDP
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Old 07-23-2019, 08:27 PM
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Eclipse Pro
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Old 07-23-2019, 11:15 PM
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Any full size, steel framed, chambered in .45 acp Kimber is my favorite.
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Old 07-24-2019, 07:46 AM
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Old 07-24-2019, 05:46 PM
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My first Kimber was a CDP Ultra, .45. I like it so much I bought a CDP Compact (.45 of course) - thatís a 4Ē barrel with the short Ultra grip. I seem to shoot 4Ē barrel Compact a tad bit more accurately. They both carry well in my deSantis IWB holster. So I have two favorite Kimbers.
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