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Thread: Colt 1911 circa 1917

  1. #1
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    Colt 1911 circa 1917

    This has been reblued, so the price was in my ball park. Happy to give this old man a new home.

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    Shipped 17 November 1917 to Commanding Officer, Springfield Armory.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doran View Post
    Shipped 17 November 1917 to Commanding Officer, Springfield Armory.
    Thanks! I knew the 1917 bit, but not the actual ship date.

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    One of the pins behind the grips in in backwards. A complete tear down clean and assembly is in order. Nice pistol even if rebound it was done many moons ago.
    I would be happy to own it!
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    Rick McC. (10th December 2021), stoneypete (7th December 2021)


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    Quote Originally Posted by MajorD View Post
    One of the pins behind the grips in in backwards. A complete tear down clean and assembly is in order. Nice pistol even if rebound it was done many moons ago.
    I would be happy to own it!
    As would I!
    "Sights are for the unenlightened."

    Rick

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    collectors corner

    Rick is the Man & go to guy ! Only he could've spotted that Pin ! I know of no-one who knows them inside & out as he does . Example : he just fixed & overhauled Mine ! Smiley Face
    Expect The Unexpected , You May Live Longer
    Last edited by M60teamleader; 26th December 2021 at 17:57. Reason: wanted to add a smiley face


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