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  1. General Gun Discussion
    I'm looking to buy my first 1911 this holiday. I'm going to try firing one before I buy one, but I've read numerous forum discussions on the recoil of the .45 auto through the 1911 platform. Almost everyone online says it's somewhere between a 9mm and a 357 magnum recoil-wise; not as snappy as...
  2. Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    Hey y'all, I'm relatively new to handguns, so I'm not very confident yet in regards to values and legalities. Anyways, I'm looking to buy a handgun from a buddy of mine's dad, specifically a Taurus PT-145 Millennium Pro non-stainless, good condition. It will come with an extra mag, outside the...
  3. General Gun Discussion
    From the desk of Gun-Zilla ! The good old .45 Automatic is the gun of choice , again for American military personel . Apparently the 9mm was not getting the job done to the satisfaction of the soldiers who have to depend on them for survival . After a review gave careful consideration to the...
  4. General Gun Discussion
    I recently received this Colt Combat Commander .45 from my grandfather; After I looked around for info, I couldn't find one with a similar color scheme. Is this two seperate commanders mixed and matched? Any additional information would be appreciated. If you can't read it, SN begins with 70SC.
  5. Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    I am interested in buying a Cx4 Storm carbine, mostly for my wife. I do not care for the low capacity (8 round) magazines that it is equipped with, but I like the idea of our household stocking one kind of pistol ammunition and giving my wife a hand gun and a carbine with interchangeable...
  6. Handloading and Reloading
    Hello all! I have been reloading my own shot shell for some time now, and it has turned out to be very cost effective. I recently purchased a G21 and would love to reload for that. From what I can tell I would save a TON of money. So my questions are: What is the difference between the .45 auto...
  7. General Gun Discussion
    I have a Taurus compact .45 that I'm having trouble deep concealing. I have been using a belly band and that worked okay at first, but the gun is a little to heavy and moves around, etc. How can I securely deep conceal a gun like this. I have to wear tucked in shirts and ties most days, so...
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