The elegance of the 1911 and P35/BHP....

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by B27, Oct 30, 2012.

  1. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
    I am using the term "elegance" in the same way that mathematicians and physicists use it.

    Not fancy, but instead simple and effective and even minimalist while getting the job done.

    You can feel it when you pick up a properly built 1911 or BHP....everything is right where it should be...the controls are instinctive.

    This is not a gadget...not a shooting is an elegant shooting machine.
  2. Archie

    Archie Active Member

    Mar 6, 2005
    Hastings, Nebraska; the Heartland!
    Hear, hear!

    John Browning was not - as far as I know - a fighting man. However, it is clear he understood the concept.
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