Just bought one

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by berto64, Apr 5, 2007.

  1. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    PT1911 that is. Have to give a range report when it gets here.

    I bought one of those from Auction Arms for $550.

    Kept lookin at them and just had to do it.

    NUGS is here already.
  2. pickenup

    pickenup Active Member

    Be sure to feed it well, and often.

  3. sorral

    sorral New Member

    Dec 20, 2006
    I have had my pt1911 for a couple of months now. I love it...out of the box it was great. I have put about 50 rounds through it..

    just built a new holster for myself for it.
  4. And to think, Berto, for that same money you could have bought yourself a nice Glock 21 or 30! :D ;) :p
  5. Sounds like a young woman I once knew - after looking too long, I just had to have her. So the polar bears wandered off and died, after promising to not eat her.
  6. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    Probably so, Pistol. But I don't think I would enjoy it near as much as the one I did buy.

    Preciate ya thinking of me tho. It's nice to know that folks care.
  7. 1911Kid

    1911Kid New Member

    Dec 3, 2006
    10 to 1 says I pick a stainless one up when they're readily availible.
  8. Stainless women never were, and never will be.
  9. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    I've known some "shiney" wimmin but they was real purdy, not metal. My kids' mom was a shiney thing but dang hard to live with, course my perfection just made it worse. lolol
  10. troutwest66

    troutwest66 Member

    Apr 9, 2005
    Post Falls, Idaho
    I just bought a Taurus PT-1911 last Saturday (4/07) at the Spokane Gun Show for $495, no tax but $10 to transfer to an Idaho dealer. My dad bought one for $499.99 +tax at Blacksheep two or three weeks earlier. We went out the next day to try them out and from a rest I shot a 2" group at 20-25 yards. I like the Heinnie sights with the two dot set up. I sold my older Springfield Champion 4" at the same gun show for $425 (I paid $400 in '94, new). My ten year old daughter likes, too. She shot three or four clips of 230 grainers through mine and my dad's. If we hadn't run out of ammo she would still be shootin' it!:D The Taurus field strips easy as you would expect and goes together even easier. For the money I don't see how you could go wrong! I think I'm going to buy a Ted Blocker IWB http://www.tedblockerholsters.com/DA3.html holster for it since my belt slide shows too much slide below the belt. The Taurus is all steel and not a light weight but it sure feels good to shoot. My daughter has been bugging me for an XD45, but now she wants a Taurus and a S&W M&P45.:eek: For those who don't know, my girl has become a gun nut!!!:cool: Anyone thinking of buyuing a Taurus 1911... DO IT!!!:)
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