American Classic II 1911


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Hondo 60
June 14, 2011, 12:05 AM
I think I'm going to trade 2 used revolvers for a new American Classic II 1911.

I've done quite a bit of research on the gun & all the reviews I've read seem pretty positive.

Has anyone heard of Outlaw Guns & Ammo in League City, TX?
That's the name of the shop.
http://www.outlawgunsandammo.com

I've never heard of them before so I want to find out if anyone has any good or bad experience with him.

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Sky
June 14, 2011, 02:07 AM
Most, and I am one of them, think the American Classic ll's are fine 1911s. I have not dealt with that web sight before. It seems they are a tad bit high on their price but I could be wrong.

Buds has the nickel plated for $476. http://www.budsgunshop.com/catalog/product_info.php/products_id/61670

Wow they have gone up this last year! The RIA is another 1911 that many like but the finish IMO is nicer on the ACll

MICHAEL T
June 14, 2011, 02:16 AM
Their way to high for a American Classic Should buy the Deluxe for less than 500 and the GI (not best idea) for around 425 or so.

Come over to http://bersachat.com members will point you in right direction. That the Bersa and American Classic home now.

MICHAEL T
June 14, 2011, 02:21 AM
Buds has the nickel plated for $476. http://www.budsgunshop.com/catalog/p...ducts_id/61670



American Classic are not nickle or stainless They do come in Hard Chrome

American Classic 1911 Government 45ACP 8R HC

HC is Hard Chrome

Sky
June 14, 2011, 01:03 PM
Yes hard chromed....shinny, nice looking, pretty.

Hondo 60
June 30, 2011, 10:40 PM
His prices start high, but he's willing to deal.
If you shop around & know your prices, Mark will come down to ball park figures.

The Hard Chrome ones are shiny, but I like the classic blue look.

I've also heard from a number of reviews that the grips are uber thick.
So I bought a set from Altamont Grips.

Just LOVE the Army logo'd ones.
They arrived via UPS today.
My 1911 was delivered to my FFL holder today, as well.
In WI there's a 48 hr wait after all the paper work is done.
So I can pick it up after 3:30pm.
Then it'll be a trip home to strip & clean it.
The first rounds will go thru it after supper :D

Hondo 60
July 1, 2011, 10:26 PM
Picked it up at 4:00 - went home - cleaned & oiled the gun.
Was at the range by 6 :D

very smooth shooter
I like the trigger
Seems to shoot a bit high & left
I need to work on that.

Will post pics as soon as I take some (probably tomorrow).

Sky
July 1, 2011, 10:52 PM
Funny you would say smooth. All who have shot mine have said the same thing. Congrats!

bdb benzino
July 2, 2011, 03:09 PM
Congrats, mine is amazing. I hope yours is also. Great pistol!

doc.lonestar
July 2, 2011, 09:26 PM
Congrats on the new pic up.

I hope you enjoy yours as much as I do mine (ac commander).

Congrats again.

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