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  1. Gunsmith Guides
    I am on my first 1911 build. I have a Government model 1911 series 70 from Caspian. I have fitted everything by hand and all has been going smoothly until I got to the beavertail grip safety. I have fitted it to the slide, but I am having problems with the hammer and the grip safety. When dry...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello, I love the Hi Power, when properly tricked out (barrel and trigger), it is my favorite pistol- I am a little biased toward everything designed by JMB! I also enjoy the ever popular 1911, my favorite being the .38 special NM. And I am also fond of the S&W 52s. I am a class 7 ffl holder...
  3. M1911 Pistols
    Now that California is making it almost impossible to buy a 1911 in .38S, I am thinking about converting one of my 1911 .45's to .38 Super. I have two possibilities: one is a govt model 1911 (5") and the other is a newer Colt Officers model. Either way, obviously, I need a new barrel...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Had a gunsmith "tune-it" 10 years ago. Cleaned it to start shooting Bullseye again, and can't for the life of me get the bushing back on. Hands have some joint pain but it's more of bushing being so damn tight. Used wrench, still can't seem to get it to move on end of barrel to put into...
  5. Pictures
    Just sharing my baby's photo... :) M1911A1 FS-PS .45 Cal.
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys! Looks like this forum is an exciting place to be. Glad to be here! :) I'm a proud owner of an Armscor M1911 A1 FS PS .45 caliber pistol. Hope to learn and share tips and tricks with you guys! GeneJordan
  7. M1911 Pistols
    Hey guys I am new to the forum, and wanted to ask you guys a huge favor. I am building my first custom 1911, and wanted to make sure I have all the parts I need. It is going to be a government model, more of a classic look. Will you guys help me out and look at my list of parts and tell me if I...
  8. Classifieds
    For Sale Speck® Fitted™Hard Shell iPad Case Show off your signature style with an ultra-tailored Speck Products® brand case for your iPad. Combining luxury with uncompromised protection, this sleek hard plastic case is covered with an easy-to-grip fabric that is richly printed with your favorite...
  9. Classifieds
    New in the Box 2010 Dan Wesson Valor. Unfired, perfect new condition, been sittin in the box. They took their time on this one, best one I've handled out of all the 2010 DW Valors. This is #47 too, great number to have. I have to say the trigger on this particular Valor is better than any...
  10. Classifieds
    Brand New in Box. Never fired (except for test rounds fired at Nighthawk). Gun is guaranteed for LIFE by Nighthawk, and my experience with their customer service has been none other than amazing. Larry will do whatever it takes to satisfy any need that comes up. Just selling to fund a new...
  11. Classifieds
    Just bought this Remington 1911R1 on 9/11/2010, purely to upgrade. Selling to work on another project 1911 BRAND NEW Condition, only 20 test rounds fired through it (post trigger job) Trigger job done (9/23/2010) by the legendary Peter Dunn aka Peter "Gunn", lead gunsmith and engineer at the...
  12. Classifieds
    I've got a beautiful Springfield single stack gun, in .38 super, built by Canyon Creek Custom. There is a standard 5" Nowlin barrel, and a 5" comped Nowlin barrel. The gun has Bomar adj. sight, Brazos Micro-Dot fiber optic and S&A magwell. I've got the original post front sight that will be...
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