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Old 03-25-2020, 06:47 PM
HMsailor HMsailor is offline
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slide and frame color in black

Which do you prefer? a darker slide or darker frame?
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Old 03-25-2020, 07:02 PM
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I prefer dark on dark overall. Blue over stainless, especially on 1911s I like. FDE slide over dark frame is nice. Stainless slide over dark frame is one that will make me pass on a gun unless it's at a steal price. Then I'll be a little suspect.

I can handle stainless okay in revolvers, but I don't care aesthetically for stainless guns. My late saddle pard was pretty much the opposite. It worked out. I prefered blue and walnut, he preferred stainless. I preferred my women a little trimmer and he liked em solid. We appreciated the other's taste enough to be genuine in liking something, but not so much we would have butted heads over it. LOL
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Old 03-25-2020, 07:06 PM
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I dislike guns with a silver slide on a black frame, or any other color combination thereof. The slide has to be the same color or darker than the frame.
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Old 03-25-2020, 07:09 PM
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I like all the same color -- but -- i love COlt's current way of doing it. Flats somewhat polished (more like wirebrushed) and the rounds completely matte. Stunning contrast.
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