Monthly Archives: August 2014

Open Letter to the Board of Directors at Colt Firearms

Congratulations! The firearms, ammunition, and related industries, have been experiencing unbelievable sales for the past several years. And Colt Firearms is on the brink of bankruptcy. You should be ashamed that you are responsible for letting this American icon go … Continue reading

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You, Too, Can Screw Up a 1911

It has come to my attention that a lot of you folks still don’t know how to properly screw up a 1911. Therefore, as a service to my many friends in the shooting sports, I am offering this quick study … Continue reading

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Nighthawk Custom

I have only owned the pistol that you are looking at for a little over 10 days and it has already become a favorite in my stable of 1911’s. It’s a .38 Super Commander, built to my specifications by Nighthawk … Continue reading

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