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80% 1911 for under $400 build adventure

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80% 1911 for under $400 build adventure I was so excited to start this project in the beginning, but it quickly became my most dreaded project to date. I have built an 80% 1911 before and quite frankly I didn't see why people said that 1911…

1911 slide to frame fitting calculator

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1911 slide to frame fitting calculator We are still working on this calculator and it is beta. Therefore you may encounter problems or incorrect data.  If you encounter incorrect data please contact us with the information.  When…
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1911 Troubleshooting Guide

1911 Troubleshooting Guide Most semi-automatic pistols operate using the same or in a similar method. However, each manufacturer has their own troubleshooting procedures. However, use this 1911 Troubleshooting Guide to help you start working…

1911 Series 70 Frame Reassembly Video

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1911 Series 70 Frame Reassembly Video     Our 1911 Series 70 Frame Reassembly Video will walk you through reassembling a 1911 Series 70 Frame from its individual components If you find our videos helpful please consider supporting…

1911 Series 70 Frame Disassembly Video

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1911 Series 70 Frame Disassembly Video Our 1911 Series 70 Frame Disassembly video will walk you through Disassembling a 1911 Series 70 Frame down to its individual components If you find our videos helpful please consider supporting…

1911 Series 70 Field Strip Video

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1911 Series 70 Field Strip Video   Our 1911 Series 70 Field Strip Video will walk you through Field Stripping a 1911 Series 70 Pistol. Field Stripping is essential to the cleaning of your firearm and doing basic maintenance.   If…

1911 Series 70 Slide Disassembly and Reassembly Video

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1911 Series 70 Slide Disassembly and Reassembly Video   Our 1911 Series 70 Slide Disassembly and Reassembly video will show you how to disassemble a slide down to its individual components and then reassemble it. If you find…
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Tools used in the 1911 Series 70 Videos

Tools used in the 1911 Series 70 Videos There are several tools used in the 1911 Series 70 videos and I figured that I would share what was used for each step in this post. There are affiliate links in this posting to get you to the…
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1911 Series 70 Videos

1911 Series 70 Videos Next up on our videos is the 1911 Series 70 Videos. We will lead off with the Field Strip video and then lead into slide and frame Disassembly and Reassembly. This video series will feature the Ruger SR1911 Commander pistol. Content…
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1911 Function Checks

1911 Function Checks The 1911 Function Checks are used to verify the working order of an unloaded firearm and are an important step to complete after doing any work on a pistol or troubleshooting an issue. However, safety is the first…