Originally Posted by ccandgc
Thanks guys....these 2 are cornerstones of my collection. I'd love to shoot the Colt, but I'm hesitant.....
Don't shoot it! Buy a modern 1911 and shoot that instead! Like you said, you wouldn't want to break anything in that 1911.
Seems a shame to hide it in a safe, too bad we can't display these things in our living rooms without fear of someone stealing it!