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Something new from Ruger?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by keystir, Apr 14, 2011.

  1. keystir

    keystir Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    Was flipping through my new issue of handguns magazine when I noticed a very ad for shooting times magazine with a very interesting cover pic of the June 2011 issue. A little internet research led me to this web page.

    The Ruger 1911 Photo Leaked!!! | The Firearm Blog
     
  2. MrNiceGuy

    MrNiceGuy between springfield and shelbyville Well-Known Member

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    Thank god the photo was released. Otherwise I would have no idea what their 1911 was going to look like.

    Cookie cutter guns. So many choices, so little difference. :peace:
     
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  3. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    i wonder when the recall will be... :D
     
  4. Spad

    Spad Kennewick,WA, the desert side Active Member

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    J.C. Penny next, then Whitney Auto Supply.......:bluelaugh:
     
  5. jyerxa

    jyerxa Graham Member

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    Still like my Glock
     
  6. WhyteCheddar

    WhyteCheddar East of Moscow by the Willamette Well-Known Member

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    Waiting for Harbor Freight to announce their release.
    ;)
     
  7. Rix

    Rix Tacoma Active Member

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    Ruger.
    1911.
    Must have.
     
  8. Redstick

    Redstick WA Member

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    Saaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaweeeeeeeeeeeeet!
     
  9. sandman1212

    sandman1212 NW Oregon Active Member

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    looking forward to it!!!
     
  10. sandman1212

    sandman1212 NW Oregon Active Member

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    Not trying to Hijack the post, But...How about a glock 1911...yes everyone wants a piece of the centennial action...A Glock I could consider.

    glock1911.com
     
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  11. DERGLOCKINMEISTER

    DERGLOCKINMEISTER SPRINGFIELD OREGON Member

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    A gun that appeals to neither the glock nor 1911 crowd. It would fail pretty quickly... If it were real.
     
  12. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    glock1911... That's one way to fix the grip angle problem... :)
     
  13. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg WA Well-Known Member

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    It's new, it's refreshing, it's amazing! :woot: :cheer::cheer::cheer::cheer: :woot:
     
  14. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Exactly why I've only owned one Glock, and no longer do. They just don't point accurately for me as well as having no positive safety.

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  15. raftman

    raftman Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Way to think outside the box, Ruger. Hah!
     
  16. wichaka

    wichaka Wa State Well-Known Member

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    Another ugly 1911...ugh!
     
  17. salmonriverjohn

    salmonriverjohn N.W Oregon coast, Gods country Well-Known Member

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    Danged if that doesn't look just like a .... or a '''''''''' or a ,,,,,,,,, or maybe a //////////. Well you get the picture.
     
  18. Iceberg

    Iceberg Forest Grove Active Member

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    Eh, I don't like Ruger firearms, never have, so a Ruger 1911 does not interest me. That said, who would have thunk that S&W, SIG & even Remington would move into the 1911 & AR15 market. Pretty soon every gun maker will be trying to take a piece of the 1911 pie.
     
  19. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I will own one!
    I just read Dick Metcalf's review of the Ruger 1911 in Shooting times. His review is nothing more or less than I would have expected from Ruger. I've had favorable results with Ruger firearms all of my life, both handguns and rifles. I was very interested in the Gunsite Scout, but I can't afford two brand new guns at this time. This Ruger 1911 will be a nice companion to my Colt and Dan Wesson. It will not be carried as much as the DW, but will probably be used more than the Colt. (an older Colt deserves to be some what of a safe queen, don't ya think?)
    I especially like the lack of the front cocking serrations on the slide.