Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by Airdale, Jul 4, 2012.

  1. Airdale

    Airdale Active Member

    Mar 31, 2009
    N.W. Arkansas
  2. jack404

    jack404 Former Guest

    Jan 11, 2010
    i had one for a bit , bought it while traveling there , nice gun eh

  3. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    I have always kinda wanted one. Sort of an oddity in the 1911 world much like the .30 carbine automag.
  4. Helix_FR

    Helix_FR Active Member

    Apr 14, 2009
    Imperial, MO
    The Coonan rep came by the range about 6 months ago and let us shoot one. Nice gun. huge flame and accurate. 1700.00 msrp. 6 were put on order. We have yet to see them. If you can find one, its a good shooting gun. Built much better then the older versions but as of right now I still don't think there are any out there.
    Last edited: Jul 4, 2012
  5. flintlock

    flintlock Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2007
    Upstate NY
    It's on my "when I win the lottery" list!
  6. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    I won the lottery last night!
  7. permafrost

    permafrost Active Member

    Feb 24, 2010
    Oklahoma, USA
    Sheeesh!... I don't want to hear about it! Awful DRY in OKC right now....:(
  8. cpttango30

    cpttango30 Guest

    I got to meet Dan Coonan at SHOT this year. Along with most of his family. They are great folks and Dan was taking pictures with us and he gave my buddy a huge hug and a kiss on the cheek it was so funny. It is on my list to buy. If you look at what you get in a coonan and a les bear or nighthawk you get a much better deal in a coonan.
  9. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    Yep we hit 3 numbers in last nights drawing. i had enough room in the wheel barrow for a few cases of beer when I went to cash it in. :D
  10. nstoolman1

    nstoolman1 Well-Known Member

    I get mine released from jail in 9 days. Can't wait.
  11. Twicepop

    Twicepop Well-Known Member

    Jan 9, 2012
    NW Ohio
    I had one of the older models several years back, and it was one helluva great pistol. It never failed to feed or eject no matter what ammo I fed it, still kicking myself in the ass for getting rid of it. It's on my replacement list if the economy ever gets back to semi-normal.

    those who beat their guns into plowshares, will plow for those who didn't
  12. nstoolman1

    nstoolman1 Well-Known Member

    7 days. Getting antsy.
  13. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
  14. TheGunClinger

    TheGunClinger Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Thers an article about the Coonan in the Nov. issue of The American Rifleman.
  15. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
    Shotgun News also had an excellent article awhile back.

    Anybody who has a fax contact me and I'll fax it to you.