Colt anniversary model for SASS

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by mesinge2, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. mesinge2

    mesinge2 Active Member

    609
    Dec 4, 2009
    Central Florida
    A while ago I asked everybody here about buying an anniversary model 1911. I also wanted to get a 1911 for SASS Wild Bunch.

    Well, I killed two birds with one stone. I didn't want to buy a $3,000 gun or one with beautiful deep bluing and plated gold that would look like crap if I didn't keep it in a box.

    However, ALL the colt anniversary models have that right?

    Well apparently not. I found a Stainless 1911 in a old school style that has a great understated look as well as the stamp "100 years of Service" on the left side of the slide.

    I am quite pleased. I hope to shoot it next week!
     
    Last edited: Mar 1, 2011
  2. mesinge2

    mesinge2 Active Member

    609
    Dec 4, 2009
    Central Florida
    Just Kidding

    Here are the pics:

    My .45 ACP Colt 1911 O1091   100 years of Service 1.jpg

    No SN 23   .45 ACP Colt 1911 O1091   100 years of Service.jpg

    My .45 ACP Colt 1911 O1091   100 years of Service 3.jpg
     

  3. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    naugatuck,Ct.
    Sharp looking gun
     
  4. mesinge2

    mesinge2 Active Member

    609
    Dec 4, 2009
    Central Florida
    Thanks,

    I figured I post this because I thought that people might be interested in an Aniversary model that is not a decked out gold thing that costs as much as a lexus.

    I mean this model is not even mentioned on Colt's site!
     
  5. djjoshuad

    djjoshuad New Member

    36
    Feb 18, 2011
    Corinth, TX
    Are you going to tell us where you found it? do want :)
     
  6. 1911 man

    1911 man New Member

    64
    Sep 23, 2010
    awesome looking gun,I also noticed that some models arent on the website like my combat elite
     
  7. mesinge2

    mesinge2 Active Member

    609
    Dec 4, 2009
    Central Florida
  8. mesinge2

    mesinge2 Active Member

    609
    Dec 4, 2009
    Central Florida
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