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  1. 1991 commander night sights help

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    I own and carry a colt 1991 series commander and would like to put some night sights on it. I want the trijicon bright and tough night sights but I am not sure which ones I need. CA01: Colt 3 Dot Green Front & Green Rear Night Sights w/ .125 Tang or CA10: Colt 3 Dot Green Front & Green Rear...
  2. Advice for Open Carry

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    Hello everyone- regardless of each person's opinion on the subject, open carry will (finally) be legal in Texas this January, and I have been looking for something to fit the need. I have no problem carrying a full-size 1911 but have been looking more at the commander and officer sizes. For...
  3. SOLD: Ruger SR1911 Commander (FTF in Illinois)

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    Foe sale or trade is a Ruger SR1911 Commander. It's a beautiful pistol and very accurate with only 300 rounds fired. It was an impulse purchase but I guess that I'm just not a 1911 guy. It will come with everything that it originally came with from the factory. Priced at $585.00 firm. I also...
  4. 1968 Colt Commander

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    Hi guys. Since I've joined I have learned allot about firearms and have had allot of help at the heat of the moment so I wanted to "Give back" some and post some pictures of a recent acquisition. The gun in question was given to me by my uncle on my 21 birthday (march 28, 2015). Last vacations...
  5. Need help with Colt .38 Super Commander Model

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    This gun was given to a friend by his grandfather and he's interested in getting some information about this weapon. As you can see in the last picture, the serial number appears as 38732-LW. I tried Colt's Serial Number Lookup tool. Entering the serial number like that returns no results...
  6. Looking for....Pre 80 series Colt Commander in Nickel finish, in any Caliber.

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    Im Reeeeaaaallly trying to find one of these sweet things. please point me in the right direction, or sell me one... Thanks :)
  7. Hello, desperate for answers! Colt Commander 9mm Serial #70BS1293

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    Hello , I just purchased my first gun, A series 70 Colt Commander 9mm luger and am desperately trying to find all information possible on the sweet thing. All I know is... 9mm colt commander (NOT combat commander,,,, does NOT say LW on side of pistol or on Serial number.... I would be...
  8. Shopping for a .380 Yet left the store with another .45ACP -This is a recurring theme

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    Hi Fellas, Took a ride around town today visiting our local gun shop's, had a bug to pick up a .380 cal hopefully in a Beretta Mod84 w/ Double Stack magazines. Found some Model 85's in .380 w/ 7 Round magazines. Also held up a Sig 232 but again 7 round mags. Im thinking with .380 cal you...
  9. Commander 9mm first time range report

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    Got the 9mm commander a few weeks ago and I finally found time to take her to the range the other day. She shot beautifully. My buddy who only owns an XD said it had less recoil than his 9mm. I would have to agree shes a flat shooter with no recoil and dead on target. I usually shoot my p226 in...
  10. 1975 Combat Commander 1911 Question

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    Hi everyone, I just joined the forum and I have a couple questions about my Combat Commander. I looked up the SN and it said it was manuf. in 1975. First off I gave $500 for it. I think that was a really good deal considering it looks to be all original with little wear (the picture doesn't do...
  11. Issue with a new Colt Defender 90

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    Hello, I'm having a problem with my new Colt Defender 90. I've taken it, after a cleaning, to the range, and shot 2 different brands of 9mm, both 115gr. 25 rounds each. The gun is accurate, fits me well and I would like it to be my daily carry, however, almost every round jammed. With both...
  12. Colt Commander Model .45 Value/Questions

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    Have this colt that has been in family 60 yrs. Serial no. 23117-LWThis is a 1911 model bought by my father in a pawn shop about 1950. (think he paid $50)Trying to get any idea about the firearms value. Anyone tell me anything about this?
  13. Combat Commander-Loading Problem

    :confused: I broke down my Combat Commander a while back and just recently put it back together again. Now when I go to load a round the shells are getting stuck mid load. The shells are getting stuck halfway up the ramp and the slide does not close. What should I look for? :confused: