Black and White television worked great for many years also. Someone changed it...now we have color. It is different, but works, some say even better than the original.wilinaz said:The internal has worked fine for almost a century, why mess with it
SAMURAI,samurai said:Both external and internal extractors function fine. I prefer the internal extractor because I do not like the look of external extractors on a 1911, but there is nothing wrong with an external, which has been proven quite reliable on HKs, Glocks and Sigs. To each his own. Kimber will eventually have to offer an internal extractor on the better selling models to maintain sales to the traditionalists, like myself, however.