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Old 09-16-2010, 16:20   #1
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Strictly performance

Accuracy.
Durability.
Reliability.
What's the best, and the second best 1911 in these areas of performance?
Thank you.
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Old 09-16-2010, 16:23   #2
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Impossible to answer, as there are so many outstanding models.

A price range would help us narrow it down somewhat.
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Old 09-16-2010, 16:38   #3
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Old 09-16-2010, 16:44   #4
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Old 09-16-2010, 17:22   #5
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My sloppy-loose Colt has been as reliable as a gun can be through about 2K round now. It's not much in the accuracy dept though.
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Old 09-16-2010, 17:23   #6
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My opinion, since you're asking about basic working pistols are:

Low end ( Around $1000) - Springfield MC Operator, the TRP could be tossed in here, but for a little more, the Baer is the better pistol.

Higher end ($1600-1800) - Les Baer TRS/CC or Springfield Custom Carry.
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Old 09-16-2010, 17:30   #7
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Les Baer SRP with 1.5".
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Old 09-16-2010, 17:57   #9
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I gotta agree......The Guncrafter NN is my favorite!! I am still waiting on the replacement for the one you bought from me, Lawdog.....I received a standard model the other day, but am waiting on the rounded butt one for my personal pistol...Damn fine pistol!!
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I gotta agree......The Guncrafter NN is my favorite!! I am still waiting on the replacement for the one you bought from me, Lawdog.....I received a standard model the other day, but am waiting on the rounded butt one for my personal pistol...Damn fine pistol!!
I can't wait to see Joe's. That will be one hell of a nice pistola.
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Old 09-16-2010, 18:01   #11
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I can't wait to see Joe's. That will be one hell of a nice pistola.
He is not going to get it until I get a case of beer.....and none of that low dollar crap!! Seriously, he should have it in a couple two or three weeks. It is at Metaloy being hardchromed right now.

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I gotta agree......The Guncrafter NN is my favorite!! I am still waiting on the replacement for the one you bought from me, Lawdog.....I received a standard model the other day, but am waiting on the rounded butt one for my personal pistol...Damn fine pistol!!
I was wondering if you got yours yet
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I gotta agree......The Guncrafter NN is my favorite!! I am still waiting on the replacement for the one you bought from me, Lawdog.....I received a standard model the other day, but am waiting on the rounded butt one for my personal pistol...Damn fine pistol!!
Yeah, the No Name is outstanding.


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Old 09-16-2010, 19:00   #15
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He is not going to get it until I get a case of beer.....and none of that low dollar crap!!
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Now that is what I am talking about!!! I loves me some PBR!!! Brian.....is Blatz and Iron City still available in PA?

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Iron city is good stuff
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Brian.....is Blatz and Iron City still available in PA?
I thought it was.

I'm more of a lager guy myself.
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I thought it was.

I'm more of a lager guy myself.
Hooray lager.
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