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Thread: Colt Competition - Blue

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rick McC. View Post
    Iíve never seen an out of the box Colt (or any other brand, for that matter), with any noticeable wear on the finish.

    Iíve returned new 1911ís from a couple of different brands because the ambi safety had scratched through the frame finish before I even fired them.

    Since I wonít have an ambi on a carry gun, and replace them on guns I buy that have one; that was a problem for me.
    Who said anything about finish wear out of the box? Try READING my first post!
    Last edited by 9mmskng; 1st January 2020 at 19:48.


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    Quote Originally Posted by 9mmskng View Post
    Who said anything about finish wear out of the box? Try READING my first post!
    REALLY?

    I was responding to this comment you made but which seems to have mysteriously vanished now (except in my reply where I quoted it):

    “Originally posted by 9mmskng”

    “True, but Factory finish job out of the box *****!”


    It’s there in post #10.
    "Sights are for the unenlightened."

    Rick

    IDPA Certified Safety Officer


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    I have a Colt Competition .38 Super and frankly I haven't paid much attention to the finish.... it gets carried and shot frequently though...
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    Rick McC. (9th May 2020)


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    Colt Government Competition 9mm.jpg

    ...just got this Colt Competition 9mm Thursday...
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    Rick McC. (16th May 2020)


  5. #15
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    9mm 1911s are a great combination of platform and caliber!
    "Sights are for the unenlightened."

    Rick

    IDPA Certified Safety Officer

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rick McC. View Post
    9mm 1911s are a great combination of platform and caliber!
    (shhh, you're doing it again, remember it's a secret! )
    Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold.
    M. Setter
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    Rick McC. (17th May 2020)


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    Quote Originally Posted by Spyros View Post
    (shhh, you're doing it again, remember it's a secret! )
    Well, I'll try to keep that in mind..

    "Sights are for the unenlightened."

    Rick

    IDPA Certified Safety Officer
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    Spyros (18th May 2020)


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