High end CZ all the way any day
Same as me - really old.
S&W 65-5 Ladysmith:
None of the above are really "GI".
As a shooter, my Remington R1 is great.
For WW2 authentic, I just built my own clone of a rearsenaled 1911 as...
Sorry, my bad.
You betcha it does, and on sale now:
CZ83 AIM Surplus
These are excellent pistols.
For 25 yard .45 accuracy I have settled on a S&W 625-3 with Matchdot II.
Just seem to do best with revolvers.
You said duty gun.
If so, would your department need to approve what you are carrying on duty?
Wait to hear what the department armorer has to...
The new -current production - cylinders do not have the case heads recessed.
It can be fitted. I had this done on a Model 29 that I sent to S&W...
80 years and still counting.
Many of us will be lucky(?) to last as long.
Have fired a few 1000s through my 986.
Steel challenge competitions.
No damage so far.
Most problems with these are due to over-aggressive...
Very unlikely that the slightly increased barrel length would have any effect on accuracy.
That said, I'm another believer in KKM barrels.
Like a house with a swimming pool.
A plus for maybe 10% of prospective buyers,
A minus for everyone else.
As for me, I would pay no more then...
I stripped my slide before sending it in for new night sights.
Everything was replaced gratis.
Would have been fine save for the post office...
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