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Range Reports

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Talk about custom parts, gunsmithing, maintenance, and troubleshooting for the 1911.Dedicated to the late Brian Bilby, who devoted so much time and knowledge to this forum. Thanks Brian.1911Forum cannot verify and is not responsible for the accuracy of any data posted!
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Parts and Accessories Bin

Discuss magazines, grips, sights, parts and other accessories for your 1911.
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Kydex and Leather Gear

Holsters, magazine carriers, belts, etc. Talk about them here.Dedicated to the late Lou Alessi, a devoted leather craftsman and an all around gentleman. We miss you Lou.
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Ammo Can

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The Armed Citizen

Discuss situations in which armed citizens defensively used a firearm to save life or limb.
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LEO Duty

The 1911 in law enforcement duty. .Dedicated to the late Roger Shambaugh, a devoted lawman, patriot and a fine gentleman. RIP Roger
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Other Firearms & Tools

Blade Forum

Are you a knife nut? Then this forum is for you!
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Rimfire!

Discussion around rimfire firearms and/or rimfire conversions, ammo and the care and feeding thereof!
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General Rifles and Shotguns

From M1 Garands to Benelli shotguns, this forum is for the long arms enthusiast.
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ARs ONLY

Discussion of the Stoner designed AR pattern rifles (to include pistols), mods, accessories, etc...this is not the place to discuss other rifles. AR aficionados, this is your place!
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Browning Hi-Power

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Revolvers

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1911 Manufacturers

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Caspian Arms

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Colt

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Discuss Dan Wesson products and accessories. Dedicated to the late Noklue3 "Art" 1911Forum Admin. He helped guide the forum for many years and to keep it a safe place to hang your hat. We'll miss you brother. USMC 1968-1972, Semper Fidelis!!! Good night Chesty Puller, wherever you are!
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Discuss Ed Brown products and accessories.Dedicated to Jim Flavin (JimF4M1s), US Navy Assault Craft Unit 1, Vietnam Veteran 1968 - 1970. Devoted family man, friend, forum supporter, and Ed Brown enthusiast - your presence will be sorely missed. RIP sailor!
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Fusion Firearms

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Guncrafter Industries

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Kimber

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Nighthawk

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Para USA

Discuss Para Ordnance products and accessories.
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Remington

Discuss Remington (modern not vintage)1911s
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Rock Island Armory

Discuss the Armscor line of 1911 firearms and accessories.
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Ruger

Discuss the Ruger 1911
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Sig Sauer

Discuss the Sig Sauer line of 1911 firearms and accessories.
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Smith & Wesson

Discuss S&W's new line of 1911's.
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Springfield Armory

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STI/SVI

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Taurus

Discuss the Taurus line of 1911 firearms and accessories.
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USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s

Discuss US Surplus, Foreign Military Issued and other Vintage 1911's.
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Wilson Combat

Discuss Wilson Combat products and accessories. Dedicated to the late "Army Chief", a devoted husband, patriot, Soldier/Aviator and an extraordinary moderator of this forum. You are missed AC. Carry on sir!! RIP Chuck.
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Other 1911's

Discuss other popular 1911 manufacturers not listed..In memory of Jim Vollink who shared his vast knowledge, experience and dedication to all things gun related. A retired LEO who fought a long battle with illness, but maintained a love for this Forum and its members. We miss you greatly Jim. Thanks for the mentoring. RIP.
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    Looking for a nice pair of 28-row grips. I have a 1st year .38 Super that needs new shoes. Thanks!
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  4. I have several 4 die sets, been trouble free for years until broke the 9 mm de-capper pin resizing die this morning. The lock nut on the other end had seized so unable to loosen/remove the nut. Those that use Lee carbide resizing dies what's the best method to lock the spindle nut so its doesn't...
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