Custom Ed Brown 1911 .45 cal - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Firearms Discussion Discussion of all types of firearms.

Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-23-2010, 07:52 AM
I don't know nuttin....

 

Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,153
Thanks: 1
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Custom Ed Brown 1911 .45 cal

Whos got one? What do you think about it? Likes, dislikes?
Pretty sure I'm going to add this one to my safe.

http://edbrown.com/cgi/htmlos.cgi/00...7244410293336?

Edit: Crap, the link keeps reverting to the main page. click on handguns and then look for the Dave Champion Molon Labe limited edition.

Last edited by Clay Henry; 08-24-2010 at 07:21 AM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 08-23-2010, 10:18 AM
I don't know nuttin....

 

Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,153
Thanks: 1
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
No one?
I'd really like to find someone who knows a little about these and get some feedback...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 08-23-2010, 10:26 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: May 2009
Location: J-Vegas, NC
Posts: 358
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
my advise...save a $1000 or more and buy a kimber, best pistol i have ever bought and the only 1911 i will ever allow in my safe or on my side. just my opinion thats all
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 08-23-2010, 10:55 AM
I don't know nuttin....

 

Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,153
Thanks: 1
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by D-Wayne's F350 View Post
my advise...save a $1000 or more and buy a kimber, best pistol i have ever bought and the only 1911 i will ever allow in my safe or on my side. just my opinion thats all
Kimbers are ok...although i have a buddy who bought a .308 rifle from them and he would give it away right about now. It shoots ALL over the place and hes sent it back in 3-4 times. Also misfires a LOT.
Kimber is still a production gun. Ed Browns are not. A step above.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 08-23-2010, 11:00 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: May 2009
Location: J-Vegas, NC
Posts: 358
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
you may be right i have only ever owned thier pistols and i can say i have put bullet holes right on top of each other so i know their pistols are extremely accurate.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 08-23-2010, 11:24 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Shawnee, OK
Posts: 4,938
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Damn, he is proud of those things

I have heard they are amazing guns, but I have never shot one myself
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 08-23-2010, 11:30 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: May 2009
Location: J-Vegas, NC
Posts: 358
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
lol i am, i should be getting paid or something. i was a springfield guy until my buddy let me shoot his kimber. dont shoot one unless you have the money to buy it cause youll be hooked!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 08-23-2010, 11:52 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Shawnee, OK
Posts: 4,938
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by D-Wayne's F350 View Post
lol i am, i should be getting paid or something. i was a springfield guy until my buddy let me shoot his kimber. dont shoot one unless you have the money to buy it cause youll be hooked!
I was actually referring to the Ed brown 1911's
they are about 2-3 times higher than a kimber
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 08-23-2010, 12:56 PM
Member
 

Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 38
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
I shot a friend of mine's Brown. TBH, it felt like most higher end production guns. It shot better than I can shoot, but again, that holds true for most higher end production guns.

With that said, the fit and finish was awesome.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #10  
Old 08-24-2010, 07:16 AM
I don't know nuttin....

 

Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Tuttle, OK
Posts: 17,153
Thanks: 1
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by kbrennan View Post
I shot a friend of mine's Brown. TBH, it felt like most higher end production guns. It shot better than I can shoot, but again, that holds true for most higher end production guns.

With that said, the fit and finish was awesome.
was it worth the price tag?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors