1911 Recommendation Requested

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by Bubblehead, Feb 15, 2010.

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  1. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead New Member

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    Mar 7, 2008
    Pioneer, CA
    I've finally decided to sell my Glock 23 which is my home gun. I want to replace it with a "1911" style pistol. I want a full size 45, single-stack, with accessory rail. I don't need (can't afford) a custom gun but want a nice stock weapon. Does anyone have any recommendations? I'd like to keep the price point less than $800.

    Thanks,

    John
     
  2. Airdale

    Airdale Active Member

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    Mar 31, 2009
    N.W. Arkansas
    Springfield operator $902 at Buds.

    Taurus 191101B1 $536 at Buds.

    Just spent a little more time "window shopping" at Bud's and found a Taurus191109pssg1 which means Stainless with gold highlights....PURDY PISTOL for $580. Too bad my budget's busted for the next century.
     
    Last edited: Feb 15, 2010

  3. hogger129

    hogger129 Well-Known Member

    Nov 29, 2009
    Not sure what the price is, but I think the Sig Sauer GSR 1911 has an accessory rail on it. Springfield makes a couple of theirs with it. Though those ones may be over $800. Check out the Taurus PT1911. I think theirs is more combat-oriented with the rails and stuff and I don't think they're too pricey either.
     
  4. sorral

    sorral New Member

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    Dec 20, 2006
    I almost bought a Taurus pt1911 AR at my local shop the other day, it has a rail, and was selling new for $575. I did not get it because I did not want the rail, so he ordered me in a standard PT1911.
     
  5. NO QUESTION ABOUT IT,FOR THE MONEY........ID BUY A TAURUS,THEY HAVE MORE WHIZ BANGS FOR LITTLE MONEY,AND ARE GREAT WEAPONS OLD SEMPERFI
     
  6. Bubblehead

    Bubblehead New Member

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    Mar 7, 2008
    Pioneer, CA
    Thank you. I'm definitely going to check out the Taurus.
     
  7. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    canada
    Para ordnance are priced really nice cant remember if they have accessory rail.
     
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