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My family all chipped in to pay for my birthday present this year. I had to buy it myself, but I love it just the same. It's a Taurus 1911, .45 Auto. It came with 2 magazines, 2 sets of grips, and a hard case. I'm super excited about it :D

 

The revolver is my Rossi .38 Special.

 

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Happy Birthday Bob,

April is a good month for birthdays, mine was the 13th. Wade

 

Happy Birthday to you too, Wade. Mine was on Monday.

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"Happy Birthday Bob,

April is a good month for birthdays", mine will be on the 29th. !!!:)

 

and a 1911 is of course a very nice Birthday gift!!!

welcome in the "1911 club" !!!

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Thanks guys. Since we're mentioning April Birthdays, it was also Mike Turner's birthday on Monday too :P

 

So is there a discount on ammo with this 1911 club? lol

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So is there a discount on ammo with this 1911 club? lol

 

Yeah, wouldn't that be nice. Just finding any at the moment is not the simplest thing. :(

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Yeah, wouldn't that be nice. Just finding any at the moment is not the simplest thing. :(

 

Yeah, I know what you mean. Out of 5 stores, I only found 3 boxes, and that was from the guy that sold me the gun. He held them for me as soon as he got them in.

 

And thanks Mr Thibault ;)

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Thanks guys. Since we're mentioning April Birthdays, it was also Mike Turner's birthday on Monday too :P

 

 

Hey Bob happy birthday :D and for the record I am not having anymore :P.

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Happy Birthday to all the April Birthdayers. LOL

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Happy b-day Bob, it looks like you will have to start reloading. Scott

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Thanks Scott and Racca. Hopefully it won't come down to reloading, I was hoping to use all of my old brass to pour some hardware :P

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Seeing as how my own birthday was the 12th, can I shoot it? :P

 

I used to have an actual Colt Series 70 Govt. Model, but had to sell it about ten years ago (moving several hundred miles while unemployed is not recommended). I loved that gun! :(

 

Hope that one suits you well.

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birthdays and guns, mine was the 18th and i picked up a savage 7mm mag

 

happy birthday to bob and all the april folk

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Seeing as how my own birthday was the 12th, can I shoot it? :P

 

I used to have an actual Colt Series 70 Govt. Model, but had to sell it about ten years ago (moving several hundred miles while unemployed is not recommended). I loved that gun! :(

 

Hope that one suits you well.

 

Alan, I would most certainly let you shoot it! ;) Just help me pay for some ammo, because that sh*t's expensive. I put about $40 down range between both of 'em on Tuesday. It was great, but I can't afford to do that too often :(

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Happy Birthday Bob! Since you, Mike, and Alan are all having birthdays, I feel like we should all get together, bring our guns and have a party! :lol:

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That sounds like it'd be a great party, the only problem is getting everyone together from across the country. I'm all the way on the East coast, Mike is in the West, and I know that Alan is about a day's drive from me. This one might have to be a virtual party :P

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Well I motion you all come to my house we can shoot right off the back porch :P. I am sure you guys would like fondling my 50 AE ;) then we can go play with the LG and the press when we run out of ammo :D.

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If I could afford it, you bet your no-longer-aging-ass I'd be there! Damn this crappy economy <_<

Edited by Bob Ouellette

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happy birthday to you!!!!!!

all I can say is you lucky %$##@#@%^%&

I want a tarus PT1911 in 38 super , they can be had in Ca as they wont pass the drop mag safty requirment

I have a great target load for a .45 let Me know if you want it

Mike

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Happy Birthday! Great present! There's something about a .45 that makes you smile. I had a Lama .45 w/stainless frame and blue slide that i sold...I wish I had it now....

 

So; are you old enough to know better....or to young to care?

 

Happy Birthday, Willie

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I'm old enough to know better. The Army has a way of making you "muzzle aware." ;)

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Take the time to learn to hand load ;) - not reload. :blink: (yes , there's a difference)You'll be pleasantly surprised at both the accuracy and the savings. Been hand loading for years( since '77). I'll stack my hand loads up against any factory made ammo any time, any where.

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