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  1. problems with 1911 accuracy

    i bought a SA 1911 GI model a while back and have only shot about 150 rounds thru it. i am having trouble just keeping it on paper at about 30 ft. i dont think that i am totally to blame as i have shot everything from .22 to .44 mag and can shoot them fairly accurately. this gun feels like an...
  2. Need 45 ACP Target Load information for 1911

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    Having great difficulty in developing an accurate target load for my Sprinfield 45 ACP. Been using 3.5 - 4.2 gn of Bullseye behind a cast 200 gn SWC. (.451 dia). Need guidance from a dedicated bullseye shooter. Wondering whether or not going to a heavier bullet at .452 will help. Any...