I joined the club now open the door

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by Kieran McCaig, Aug 26, 2009.

  1. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Well I did it after hours spent reading ,putting up with Glocknut and asking questions I purchased my first 1911.I looked and touched then i bought Canadian Para Ordnance 1911 GI expert have to wait 8 weeks as they are on back order.
  2. asmotj

    asmotj New Member

    Aug 25, 2009
    Sweet 8 weeks is a L00NG time :eek:

  3. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    All the Americans are buy up the guns,my Canadian gun made in Fla.
  4. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member Supporting Member

    Feb 9, 2001
    Here at TFF
    I have done a close inspection of the GI Expert and it will be worth the wait. But eight weeks is a long time.
  5. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    What can you do bad order is a B**CH

    JUNKKING Well-Known Member

    Congratulations on the Para. I also looked at those while going crazy with questions. I think you will like the gun. 8 weeks is a long time but a man's gotta do what a man's gotta do. Those 8 weeks will fly, Will give you plenty of time getting together some ammo.
  7. fyimo

    fyimo New Member

    Jul 7, 2009
    Congratulations on the gun purchase and the 8 weeks- well this to shall pass. :)
  8. Doc1911

    Doc1911 New Member

    Jun 29, 2009
    Congrats on your new purchase. As others stated it is unfortunate that you have to wait the 8 weeks. But in the 9th week it will feel like a dream. What kind of holster are you getting?
  9. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    But it will be SOOOO worth it !! Congrats, can't wait for the pics!
  10. Kieran McCaig

    Kieran McCaig New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Well Doc I don't need one because the SOB's up here won't let us law abiding people carry.Would love to carry not all the time but every now and then.
  11. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    look at it this way... you have 8 weeks to stock pile ammo. Believe me, when you get something in your hand that shoots and feels as good as a well balanced 1911, ammo goes very fast;) Im on my 3rd 1911 and currently building my 4th. I have been a 1911er for about 2 yrs and have burned prolly 12 or 13 thousand rounds by myself... mostly handloads...
  12. Lotsdragon

    Lotsdragon New Member

    Apr 5, 2009
    Potosi, Mo
    After reading your post I ahd to go shoot up my last two boxes of shell! Your gonna love it shame you gotta wait a whole 8 weeks.Well I gotta go do some reloading:p
  13. 40CalJoe

    40CalJoe New Member

    Jun 28, 2009
    In the middle
    Congrats, that wait will be worth it.:D
  14. JERRYB

    JERRYB New Member

    Jun 16, 2009
    Prior to making the purchase, you seem to have performed due diligence. 'Hope you enjoy it, ... HOWEVER, I agree with Glucknut. I own both.
    Last edited: Aug 28, 2009
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