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Z ME FLY
07-20-2010, 11:53 AM
I would like to find a couple of sources for 1911 parts kit. Basically everything less the frame. If possible please list a cheap decent quality one and anything better. I normally find the USGI kits for around $250.
Sarco (http://www.sarcoinc.com/cgm.html) has kits. I haven't used one yet so I can't comment on the quality.
Have you looked at Caspian?
07-20-2010, 5:40 PM
what frame are you putting it on? Are you good with hand fitting 1911 parts? The guns depending on manufacturers may have different tolerances in dimensions.
07-20-2010, 7:05 PM
Z ME FLY
07-22-2010, 9:15 PM
Keep the suggestions coming in please.
Thanks, most of the places listed, I have checked.
Cyc Wid It
07-22-2010, 9:22 PM
You might try Cylinder and Slide for parts (Colt or otherwise), although I don't think they bundle them together for you.
07-22-2010, 9:51 PM
Sarco kits are fine if you're not building a tight tolerance target/competition 1911. I built a couple back in military days assigned in socal. One rattled and one was decent enough. Built on Essex frames. I miss those days of being able to buy $99 receivers and get as many as you want.
07-23-2010, 7:31 AM
I had to piece all my parts together at midway for my upcoming parts gun build.
but I think caspian, STI or fusion should be able to package something for you.
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