1911Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-3 of 5 Results
  1. USGI/Foreign Military and other Vintage 1911s
    Just acquired a '44 Remington Rand, read a lot before, during, and after but a newbie none the less. Really too much to know not to just jump in a bit and figure it out. I did verify that frame matched the slide and had easily identifiable stamps. So now that I have it apart for inspection...
  2. Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting
    UPDATE: I think I figured it out and I'm fairly certain this is a problem with the ammo. I duplicated this malfunction with my other two 1911s that have been flawless - a Colt that's been worked over by Wilson Combat, and a Springfield Operator that has been reliable in 2k rounds. Both had...
  3. Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting
    I recently purchased a new RIA 1911 (.45) One of the first things I like to do with a new firearm is practice with a laser cartridge. Normally, when I insert the cartridge into a new gun and give it a click, the little red flash is aligned almost perfectly with the sites. Much to my surprise...
1-3 of 5 Results