Look at HS-6/Win 540 and CFE Pistol.
Favorite: Brian Pearce.
Least favorite: Mike Venturino.
Buffalo Arms expander works well.
Have one in .348 and for .450 Alaskan.
For God's sake, buy what you like, or don't.
Don't try and convince me that my XX$ 1911 is a stupid decision, or that my favorite 1911 should be a...
Curious why you need that degree of precision and would you hold the smith responsible for .001" precision in depth?
I carry 4", "N" frame S&W's.
For hunting/field use I like the "El Paso" "Tanker", or whatever they call it.
Works with a coat and backpack, even...
9mm out of a 1911 or P-35 is not, what I would call "snappy". In fact, is a pussy cat from the 1911 and very manageable in the P-35.
I would fault...
"High precision equipment"?
Have used Manson Finish Reamers (by hand) to lengthen leade on a dozen pistol barrels, all turned out perfect.
95% of my cast bullet loading is for hunting revolvers.
I use gas check KTSWC's and WFNGC.
Due to substantial recoil I've found it important to...
^^This, but Virgil's been out of the HC biz for several years...
Now I settle for AP&W/Bob Cogan:)
Yes, a "hot" 180 should print higher.
Call FA, explain your problem and have them tell you what the gun is "dialed in" for.
"...full length guide rods ad a touch more weight in the front of the gun helping in recoil. also pretty standard in Bull Barrel guns. The 1911...
I had a "Loaded" 9mm that was the worst, most problematic pistol I had ever owned.
My vote would be an STI. I have had good luck with their guns...
That's a tall order.
A few of them:
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