and i had such high hopes

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by gpostal, Jan 12, 2004.

  1. gpostal

    gpostal Former Guest

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    here it is the new sig 1911

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    and they went and screwed it up ,i can deal with the rail but not the extractor ,the front of the slide is unique ,like their mark ,i can even live with that ,it will set you back close to a grand

    Caliber 45 AUTO
    Overall Length 8.65"
    Overall Height 5.50"
    Overall Width 1.37"
    Barrel Length 5.00"
    Rifling Twist 1 in 15.75
    Sight Radius 6.50"
    Weight 41.6 oz.
    Weight w/o Mag 39.2 oz.
    Mag Capacity 8 rounds
  2. Smokin Guns

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    gp, I'm not familar, are they good shooter's ?
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  4. gpostal

    gpostal Former Guest

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    sg they are sig arms first stab at the 1911 market ,they make a fine gun ,and the ones i have shot were mighy nice ,and always pricey

    but the more i get into the 1911's the more i will stay 70 series ,single stack non plastic ,internal extractors ,all old shool stuff
  5. Shooter45

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    I don't like anything with an external extractor.

    JMB had the better idea.
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    Now y'all gotta bear with me...is JMB...John Browning?...
  7. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member

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    SG, remove your hat and repeat after me.

    " John MOSES Browning". :)

    He did design the external extractor in the Hi-Power so it really can't be all bad. ( but it just ain't natural on a 1911)
  8. Smokin Guns

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    Reckon i'm learning slow, but sure!...;)
  9. gpostal

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    thats classic shooter

    my wife was Serious
    talking me {ya know how they get},i looked over and read that ,couldn't help but luagh
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  11. LIKTOSHOOT

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    Glock 9mm 72 round doublestack better????
    Glock .40 52 round doublestack better????
    Glock .45acp 20 round doublestack better???
    Glock .45gap 15 round double stack better????
    Glock .45acp 7 round singlestack....slimmer????
    Sig 9mm same-same
    Sig .40 same-same
    Sig .357 THE VERY BEST(bill-o-goods)??????
    Sig .45 same-same?????
    Now the Sig 1911.....ain`t the same


    Always the complainers of the 1911 design and caliber, but for some reason......everybody is copying it and WHAT`S THAT?????
    That nasty ole fat slow 230grain bullet that kain`t hardly get out of the barrel or go through 27 phone books with killing power after. GO FIGURE?????

    LTS
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    Having only 8 rounds is the killer for me. I like SIG's.
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    I'm happy with seven big ones.....

    If I can't take him out with the first, or, for insurance, if necessary, the second, I don't need to have a weapon or shoot!
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    Now ifn a person really had to have more than 8 rounds they make a looong high capacity ,I have seen single stack 1911 30 rounder

    I myself don’t like the spray and pray method , this is the beauty of the 1911 you hit what you aim at ,if it where any other weapon ,I would want more than 8 rounds too
  15. warpig

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    I have an extra book about JMB I would be happy to send you. It is a damn good book that tells the extraordinary story of all the guns he invented and his life story.

    If you want it let me know.
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