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doc540
01-08-2013, 11:50
cheap gun, pretty finish

took 8 months to get it back

Dolling up a M1991A1 is akin to making a silk purse out of a sow's ear, but it was all I could afford at the time.

Hey, why not? I've done crazier things in my life.:o

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v334/doc540/Guns/1911/M1991A1/RoyalBlue5_zpscdba8561.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v334/doc540/Guns/1911/M1991A1/RoyalBlue3_zpsdf398a5b.jpg

Steel Head
01-08-2013, 12:00
The blue job I've seen on colt pythons and 1911's:wow:

Looks NICE!

fnfalman
01-08-2013, 12:36
Damn, eight months wait time?

But it sure is pretty!!!

faawrenchbndr
01-08-2013, 12:40
Wow,......very nice Doc! :shocked:

bac1023
01-08-2013, 13:18
Looks beautiful...

Colt did a very nice job.

doc540
01-08-2013, 13:35
Thanks

Kim Ahrend made the stocks from some old, goncalo alves a friend had left over when he made the box.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v334/doc540/Guns/1911/M1991A1/ColtBox1_zpscb613a55.jpg

mad220860
01-08-2013, 13:36
Wow beautiful!!

prez1967
01-08-2013, 15:26
thats beautiful. you should be proud! Well worth the wait...

harleytech
01-08-2013, 19:46
very nice...

true believer
01-08-2013, 20:25
thats beautiful. you should be proud! Well worth the wait...

sure is..but i'd be afraid to carry it..way to nice..
:whistling::wow:

sawgrass
01-08-2013, 20:35
Gorgeous Doc!

Big Time
01-08-2013, 20:37
Extremely nice!

doc540
01-08-2013, 20:53
sure is..but i'd be afraid to carry it..way to nice..
:whistling::wow:

hehe

This beater Colt gets carried.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v334/doc540/Guns/1911/Colt%20CCO%201998/CCOe.jpg

SigFTW
01-08-2013, 20:55
Looks really good, well worth the wait!

dakrat
01-08-2013, 20:57
very nice presentation grade quality. congrats!

glock2740
01-08-2013, 21:00
Very nice! :cool:

rball
01-08-2013, 21:16
Real nice!

doc540
01-08-2013, 22:29
Colt's red-headed stepchild "before" pic
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v334/doc540/Guns/1911/M1991A1/M1991Before.jpg