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Old 11-19-2012, 8:57 AM
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Any advice on not too costly materials? I am running the 1911 group buy for ares 80's and want to get some learninh done before i jump in and break something. Thanks guys.
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Any advice on not too costly materials? I am running the 1911 group buy for ares 80's and want to get some learninh done before i jump in and break something. Thanks guys.
The Colt .45 Automatic
A Shop Manual
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I think this was first printed in 1986 and can be found used on Amazon. This is the best book I've seen so far. Bob
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Does it show complete assembly from a bare frame.
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Cool, thank you! I will definitely invest
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there's also this. i haven't read it, but i own the companion volumes about AR-15s and M14s, which are very good.

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Books are definitely not cheap. Neither are tools. I didnt consider those either. I found a good website with lotsa info too.

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