Rock Island

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by Hawg, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. old lineman

    old lineman New Member

    2
    Jan 20, 2012
    Isnt that a tactical model
     
  2. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011
    Yes.
     

  3. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    Aint nuttn wrong with ACT mags. I think they are decent 1911 mags.
     
  4. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011
    It works but it's not the quality I'm used to. It feels thin and cheap.
     
  5. crockett007

    crockett007 New Member

    46
    Feb 28, 2009
    Alabama
    ACT MAgs are made in Italy and they supply SIG in Europe. I run them in all my 1911's and they are great magazines...just my 2 cents:confused:
     
  6. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011

    That's fine. Like I said it does work but I don't like it. I keep expecting it to split apart every time I load it and you can't take the bumper off of it either. Well you can take it off but you have to put it back on to use it.:mad:
     
  7. American Leader

    American Leader Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2011
    Iowa
    Hey Hawg, I know a really nice fellow who owns an RIA that will still fire a round with the manual safety on. He just pulls the trigger firmly and watch's the safety move and hammer fall. And this guy agrees with H-D and puts Pachmyars on every 1911 and Hi Power he owns! Congrats Hawg on your new toy, enjoy!
     
  8. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011
    Mine wont.....So far anyway. Thanks.
     
  9. crockett007

    crockett007 New Member

    46
    Feb 28, 2009
    Alabama
    Hmmm...I gotcha. I can assure you, from my experience that they won't fall apart. I need the bumpers and I like the ones on the ACT's because they are smaller than most. I use them in my carry and my full sized guns:
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  10. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011

    That's cool. Nice pistola too.:cool:
     
  11. RYANINMICHIGAN

    RYANINMICHIGAN Member

    226
    Jan 29, 2012
    Hey guys,
    Just joined, anyway I wanted a "knock around gun" for hiking, hunting, general truck gun. Did a lot of reading and bought a Rock FS tac. Love it! She is not as pretty as my other guns but it shoots just as good. I have no issues with fit or finish. It eats what ever I put in it. The only thing I would change is the sights. Not bad, I just prefer a three dot sight. They are a little hard to see in low light.
     
  12. yetiman

    yetiman Member

    510
    Dec 27, 2011
    Mayfield, KY
    My ATI came with the exact same mag, I haven't put that many rounds through it but it hasn't missed a feed yet........
     
  13. Hawg

    Hawg Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2011
    I bought four Chip McCormick's to try out. These are nice mags. I will be getting more of them.
     
  14. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
    UK
    Welcome to the forum, Ryan. You have come to a great place, fun to browse around and full of excellent advice freely given, good disussions and a some good laughs.

    Sounds like you have a good gun there. Others will comment on it too, I'm sure.
     
  15. CharlieSW

    CharlieSW New Member

    60
    Jun 19, 2011
    I have a 9mm that looks exactly like your pistol. Decent finish and that nice Philippine wood. Mine is astonishly accurate. The only downside I have experienced is that it does not like hollow point ammo.
     
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