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by Sharpshooterhawk
Wed Jun 07, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: US Pistols
Topic: Considering first 1911 purchase advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 7679

Re: Considering first 1911 purchase advice?

And the hunt continues... apparently as willing as he is to sell, WA has laws regulating private party sales to only FFL transfers and an FFL cant legally transfer to a non-resident. Oh well. Still thanks for the assist.
by Sharpshooterhawk
Wed Jun 07, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: US Pistols
Topic: Considering first 1911 purchase advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 7679

Re: Considering first 1911 purchase advice?

Thank you all for your your responses. I'm actually in WA right now just about 30 min away from the seller so I could definitely do an in person sale. I'll give the seller a pm and ask abou the finish as well as some better (lighter) photos showing more details. Probablu also talk pricing to see if ...
by Sharpshooterhawk
Wed Jun 07, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: US Pistols
Topic: Considering first 1911 purchase advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 7679

Considering first 1911 purchase advice?

I've been hunting for a reasonably priced old 1911 for a while. Usually they go pretty fast or they're a scammer, but this caught my eye recently. Anybody have any thoughts? Is the price reasonable / if I went to examine it, anything I should be aware of? He states WWI and WWII refurb, but I don't s...
by Sharpshooterhawk
Tue Jun 06, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: US Pistols
Topic: 1903 Colt
Replies: 9
Views: 7775

Re: 1903 Colt

1903 Pocket Hammerless is a neat little gun. Totally agree with you about the sights though. I doubt mine ever saw military service, but mfg date is ~1920. Traded a beretta 96 d +100 cash for it.

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