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Old February 27, 2015, 01:11 PM   #1
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colt xse or should i get something else?

title says it all. looking at adding a 5" colt xse in stainless. typically i prefer mil spec 1911's, but this time i want a ambi safety version with beavertail in stainless. just cause. what's your thoughts...am i passing over something far better for the same cost? thanks.
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Old February 27, 2015, 01:59 PM   #2
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You can get a pretty nice Rock Island for around 450 with ambi safety and the beaver tail. A Colt is still a Colt however.ImageUploadedByTapatalk1425059988.785574.jpg
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Old February 27, 2015, 02:00 PM   #3
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I bought the plain black steel Colt XSE, and it's been a great shooting 1911.
I don't think you can fing a better 1911.
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Old February 27, 2015, 03:39 PM   #4
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Bud's has one in stock f/$896.00
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Old February 27, 2015, 06:02 PM   #5
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Appreciate the feedback. Thanks all.
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