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    You really canít catch a break. What terrible...

    You really canít catch a break. What terrible thing did you do to anger the retail and/or revolver gods?
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    Could you not just get a JM for a 1911 Commander?...

    Could you not just get a JM for a 1911 Commander? If necessary, you could trim the length yourself or see if Tony will take some off, but the gun will fit. Only difference is extra space at the end....
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    Itís a really neat gun, even if thatís because...

    Itís a really neat gun, even if thatís because Brown copied Bill Wilsonís homework (well). The Glock style front sight attachment and external extractor that works keep me from getting too excited...
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    I know Iíve posted about it before, but I f you...

    I know Iíve posted about it before, but I f you want an Ed Brown and a 4Ē 9mm 1911, definitely give the EVO series a look. Sample size of one, but Iím quite happy with mine and am looking forward to...
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    Thereís a lot of good here so Iíll just add one...

    Thereís a lot of good here so Iíll just add one thing from personal experience. Others are right that if you want to choose based on performance, you need to have an objective measure of it. Iíd...
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    We unexpectedly ran out of Chemex filters the...

    We unexpectedly ran out of Chemex filters the other weekend. Consensus was we needed to make sure that didnít happen again any time soon.

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    Weíre very happy with our Encore for the price....

    Weíre very happy with our Encore for the price. Happy enough that we wouldnít consider an upgrade to anything between it and a Niche, theory being that until you get up there nothing is really much...
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    Better than my Kimber with checkering, where one...

    Better than my Kimber with checkering, where one vertical line is super crooked and there are horizontal lines at the top without vertical lines intersecting them.

    My stainless Kimber is an ugly,...
  9. Thread: Helix Belt

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    Similar question, is it more or less a 1:1...

    Similar question, is it more or less a 1:1 replacement for the discontinued D-Ring model, or is it less stiff? The D-Ring is about perfect stiffness for me and I'm not sure flexier would work (at...
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    Came to post this and realized Iím the most...

    Came to post this and realized Iím the most recent comment so, case in point, still my favorite for celebratory occasions.

    Happy Pascha/Easter (belated or otherwise) from the three or four of us...
  11. There are definitely reliable 9mm 1911s,...

    There are definitely reliable 9mm 1911s, including from Springfield. My understanding is just that the EMP isnít one of them.

    I have a 9mm Ed Brown EVO that runs great. CSW has a Springer in 9mm...
  12. This is not to dig on this individual, because I...

    This is not to dig on this individual, because I like him, and heís a serious and sober gun owner. But a friend of mine whose interest in firearms began during his long and distinguished military...
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    A used DW Vigil or Valkyrie is all I have to...

    A used DW Vigil or Valkyrie is all I have to suggest for a round butt CCO. Multiple DW commanders past and present have the Ed Brown Bobtail treatment.
  14. Thread: Gauge Pic Thread

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    Works for me. Iíll get a set at some point soon,...

    Works for me. Iíll get a set at some point soon, since I almost have this thing ready for use even if itís not 100% what I eventually want yet. Thanks for the info.
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    I need to use it more often, but for ďstill less...

    I need to use it more often, but for ďstill less than a good machineĒ we really like the 9Barista stovetop espresso maker we bought ourselves for Christmas the other year. Itís still work but less...
  16. Thanks for that reminder. I have an old...

    Thanks for that reminder. I have an old Wingmaster I got to build into an HD gun, and I bought it before learning about the Flextab being a thing. I'm slowly setting it up and plan on just running it...
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    It may be frowned on by other coffee enthusiasts,...

    It may be frowned on by other coffee enthusiasts, but I do love chicory coffee. My dad drinks only Cafe du Monde and has forever, and thatís what I started on and stuck with for a while (my...
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    My wife is a coffee nerd and got me to upgrade my...

    My wife is a coffee nerd and got me to upgrade my approach (previously preground coffee and French press). We get coffee from a local place that stocks a small but rotating variety sourced from...
  19. Thread: JMCK CLAW 2.5

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    I'm just putting this here because the 2.5...

    I'm just putting this here because the 2.5 happens to be the base for my new favorite clip setup in my constant search for "perfect." I also haven't seen this mentioned elsewhere.

    I love the...
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    For a dedicated HD gun, either for this elderly...

    For a dedicated HD gun, either for this elderly user or for someone who just doesnít use their carry gun for HD, Iíd agree with mounting an OWB holster to the bed with one of the various QD/multi...
  21. Thread: Snubby holsters

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    I use a PHLster LCR City Special for my LCR that...

    I use a PHLster LCR City Special for my LCR that Iíve modified for lower ride height, since the holster is primarily for low profile carry or carry without a gun belt, and I find for both of those I...
  22. There was some discussion of holsters in the...

    There was some discussion of holsters in the Springfield Hi Power thread. I recall JMCK saying one was in the works. I also understand that at least some 1911 holsters can work. Iíd try a Tenicor...
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    You're the second poster I've seen here putting...

    You're the second poster I've seen here putting those sights on a home defense shotgun. Any thoughts on durability? I'm thinking of throwing a set on my project 870 until I can afford to have the rib...
  24. Thread: Snub chat

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    To clarify, my dog got bit at a dog park, where...

    To clarify, my dog got bit at a dog park, where dogs are supposed to be off-leash, but that incident serves to demonstrate there are people who don't understand and account for their dogs'...
  25. Thread: Snub chat

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    Generally, this area is the same, which I'm very...

    Generally, this area is the same, which I'm very grateful for. Most dog owners here are great, and make the effort to keep their dogs under control or just avoid situations where they'll have...
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