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  1. Kimber Longmaster in .308

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Looking for some info on Kimber's longmaster in 308 and a scope to match it. I mainly punch paper and steel plate out to 300 yards. I spent this past weekend shooting a few bolt action rifles in .223 and 308, they we're pretty basic rifles, but it really gave me the needed bump to make a new...
  2. Cheap handguns

    Handguns
    I want to purchase a 9mm handgun. I have a colt cobra .357 revolver I inherited, but I want something more compact and semi auto. At gun shows i see a lot of Taurus under 450$, which usually means they are 300$ at a gun shop. I hear good and bad things about them, and the gun shop owners always...
  3. Non custom rifle under $3000

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hello, I plan on buying an elk/moose hunting rifle and want top of the line rifle. I really like the 300 wsm, 300 wm, and the 300 rum. The $3000 budget is only for the rifle, I have picked out a swarovski Scope that will be mounted on it. I originally liked the Kimber Mountain Ascent, but the...
  4. I need a 1911

    Handguns
    I currently do not have a 1911 pistol. My ex-wife wound up with my Kimber. Anyway I am throwing around a few ideas for my next pistol. I have always wanted one of those GI style 1911's. Only thing is I don’t like those sights. I would also like to get a "target quality" 1911. Would I be...
  5. Setting Up A 1911 For Reduced Loads

    Handguns
    I have a new Kimber Custom Target II that I have had to the range twice. I have put 600 rounds through it now. All loads both factory and handloads consisted of 230 grain bullets. My 11 year old son is having a ball shooting it and he doesn't complain about the recoil but he is developing a...
  6. Kimber 22 Conversion For The 1911 Pistol

    Handguns
    Thursday I picked up a 22 conversion Kit for the 1911 style pistaols. I have thought about these for quite sometime now and when I saw it I emediately asked "how much is it going to take for me to get out of here with the converison". The owner offered me a good deal and I took it. I...
  7. 1911's too many to choose from!

    Handguns
    I’m looking to purchase a 1911 and have been looking at all of the following models. With so many to choose from can anyone offer some advice in narrowing my search down to the best model to get? Springfield TRP, Springfield Loaded, Kimber Tactical Custom II, Kimber Custom TLE II, Kimber Royal...
  8. Another 1911!

    Handguns
    Thinking of buying a new 1911. I'm gonna go with a 5" but not sure what brand I want. Any suggestions on the brand and caliber I should get? I Already own a Kimber, and a Springfield, both in .45 Just looking for some ideas!
  9. Magwell/Mainspring for Kimber 1911

    Handguns
    I'm getting a Kimber Gold Match II .40 S&W, and I'm looking to get a magwell for it. Problem is, I don't know what LPI is. The magwells are available for a variety of LPI's (20 LPI, 30LPI...). What is LPI, and what kind of magwell would fit my particular model?
  10. A 1911 style pistol for the shooting range

    Handguns
    Hey Every one, I am going to the Gun Show at Ft Worth this saturday and was wondering if you guys could give me some advice. I have shot the Para and the S&W before and I like them both. I am looking for a 1911 chambered in the .45 ACP and have the following guns in mind: 1. Para Ordnance P14...
  11. Budget 1911's

    Handguns
    I am looking for advice, opinions etc on some of the more reasonable 1911's eg Springfield GI or the Armscors. mainly something in the 5" range for under 500 bucks
  12. 1911 Carry Rigs

    Handguns
    I was lucky enough to come into a pair of new Kimber 1911s recently - a vanilla Custom II (5" Gubment size) and an Ultra Carry II (3" chop-job). They make quite a pretty couple sitting next to each other! Anyway, I recently picked up my CCW license and now I'm nosing around for holsters. I've...
  13. Help guide a 1911 Newbie

    Handguns
    I am interested in acquiring my first 1911 style handgun. I currently own a SIG P228 and a Springield XD-9 and am happy with both guns. I was very interested in the new SIG GSR 1911 style gun. It retails for $1077 and seems to be constructed of quality components. Has anyone seen/handled one of...
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