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Foxdoublegunner liked post by LEO918 On thread : Old Colt War Horse...
Stopped in to the LGS this morning and they had just put this Colt 1911 in the case. After a little negotiation I picked it up at a very fair price. Proofhouse says it was made in 1918...659441659443
Liked On: 10-24-2019, 05:31 PM
Foxdoublegunner liked post by Just_Alex82nd On thread : CMP Pistol sharing
Continuing on from my last, here are some photos:...
Liked On: 04-03-2019, 09:27 PM
Foxdoublegunner liked post by dogface6 On thread : CMP Pistol sharing
FYI- in whatever configuration you got this, it was 'all correct', since that was the way it was rebuilt and refinished.
No attempt was made to keep individual weapons together - they were...
Liked On: 04-03-2019, 09:23 PM
Foxdoublegunner liked post by dkay62 On thread : WW1 1911? Help with date
As dogface says. That is a military inspection mark of Major Gilbert.
If the gun was rebuilt, it would have arsenal markings on the receiver. The finish would also be parkerized and most likely...
Liked On: 03-24-2019, 11:25 PM
Foxdoublegunner liked post by stan3 On thread : Colt 1918 1911 grip question.
The NOS Stocks pictured in Post # 5 are believed to be 1918/1919 COLT stocks. Yes, they have 13 rows. 1918/1919 COLT stocks have 13 rows. Some believe the transition between the COLT...
Liked On: 02-06-2019, 10:37 PM